How to get there
The lock is only a short walk along the Thames Path from Shiplake.
Shiplake Lock and weir lie on the River Thames, near the village of Shiplake in England, Oxfordshire. They are 4.68 km (2.91 mi) downstream from Sonning Lock and 4.8 km (3.0 mi) upstream from Marsh Lock.
Around the lock
The nearest facilities are in Shiplake.
Beyond the lock
There's plenty of beautiful countryside nearby, and the locks upstream and downstream are both within walking distance (Sonning Lock: 4.68 km / 2.91 mi, Marsh Lock: 4.8 km / 3.0 mi).