Marlow Lock is within easy walking distance of Marlow, one of the most picturesque towns on the River Thames. The lock has a pretty, traditional lock house and offers a good view of Marlow and the spectacular nearby weir. It is 3.13 km (1.94 mi) downstream from Temple Lock and 6.44 km (4.00 mi) upstream from Cookham Lock.
Around the lock
Although there are no picnic tables or a designated area offering refreshments, there are a few benches opposite the lock house where you can sit and watch the vessels pass through the lock.
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How to get there
The lock is signposted from Marlow near the riverside.
There is no parking near the lock, so it's probably easiest to use one of the public car parking facilities in Marlow.