“Lockage isn’t all that difficult.”

That’s what Lasse Genberg from “Vi Båtägare” [We Boat Owners] magazine said not long ago. Lockage is easy, fun and enough of a challenge to make you proud of yourself. We’ve collected information on lockage here. Read our about lockage or see a video on how our locks work. 

And don’t worry – of course you can ask our lock keepers for instructions on site!

Lockage in the Göta Canal

This video shows you just how lockage works in the Göta Canal. Among other things, it shows how long the lines need to be and how to handle them during lockage.

How to pass through a lock