It dries totally, so boats will need to sit upright in the mud.
Access for normal draught boats would be about one and a half hours either side of high water, with approach and entry not being 100% straightforward. ... read more
It is beyond the scope of the article is to provide detailed pilotage details for the Swale. Suffice to say if approaching from the Queenborough end the channel is deep, well marked and easy to follow to Kingsferry bridges. The new road bridge has over 24 m clearance, but the old rail bridge does not... you will have to arrange a bridge opening if you have a mast. To find out about the bridge telephone 01795 423627, or use VHF channel 10, callsign Kingsferry Bridge. ... read more
The yachtsman or motorboater will find two drying marinas, anchoring in South Deep has already been described. ... read more