Narrowboat Cratch Hoods

Made for the elements. Designed for life.

Product Description

Elevate Your Narrowboat Experience with Canvasman’s Custom Cratch Hoods

Embark on a journey of style and functionality with Canvasman’s bespoke Narrowboat Cratch Hoods, meticulously crafted to enhance your narrowboat’s allure and utility.

Read more

Tailored to Perfection

Our Narrowboat Cratch Hoods are not just accessories; they’re tailored solutions designed to seamlessly integrate with any narrowboat. With a bespoke CAD prototype of your design before manufacture, we ensure a perfect fit every time.

Unmatched Quality Build

Crafted with precision and care, our cratch hoods boast unrivalled quality. Each piece is meticulously constructed to withstand the rigours of all-weather conditions, promising durability and longevity.

All-Weather Design

Come rain or shine, our cratch covers stand the test of time. Engineered with advanced materials, they provide reliable protection against the elements, keeping your belongings safe and secure.

Personalised to Your Tastes

Choose from a wide range of fabrics to match your narrowboat’s aesthetic. From classic canvas to modern synthetic materials, we offer options to suit every preference. Personalised branding is also available to add a unique touch to your cratch hood.

Yorkshire Craftsmanship at Its Finest

Handcrafted with pride in Yorkshire, England, our Narrowboat Cratch Hoods epitomise British craftsmanship at its finest. Each piece is lovingly made by skilled artisans, ensuring unparalleled quality and attention to detail.

Guaranteed Satisfaction

We stand behind the quality of our products. That’s why every Canvasman cratch hood comes with a reassuring 5-year guarantee, giving you peace of mind for years to come.

Transform your narrowboat with Canvasman’s Custom Cratch Hoods. Made for the elements. Designed for life.

Enquiring about this product:

The fastest way for you to get a quote is to use our detailed online enquiry form by clicking the button below. It is the simplest and most efficient way for us to gather all the information we need to quote on your new cover. You are also welcome to call us at 01943 851 444, contact us through our Facebook page inbox or email

Show less

Please scroll for images and further information.

Ready to enquire about Narrowboat Cratch Hoods?

Enquire now

Product options

Raised Narrowboat Cratch Hoods


Our tailor-made raised cratch hood  has the same specification as our standard cratch hood but has 2 marine grade 1″ stainless steel frames giving a raised element which allows easier access and offers greater headroom on the inside.

Bespoke Blue Canvasman Narrow Boat Cratch Hood with Windows

Standard Narrowboat Cratch Hoods


Our standard made-to-measure cratch hood can fall before or after your gas locker, the latter enabling you to access it without undoing your cover.

Custom Black Canvasman Narrow Boat Cratch Hood with Windows and White Contrast Stitching

We’re ready to craft your perfect cover

Looking for more answers?

What our customers say…

“First of all I’d just like to say thanks for all the help in producing a console cover for the Boarding Boat we have at Humber, it’s exactly what is needed on that exposed jetty.”

Chris Nisbet

“I also wanted to let you know my wife and I are very pleased with the service you have provided and the quality of the workmanship is outstanding.”


"The service was excellent, very professional. The fitter was very pleasant, polite and did an excellent job of fitting the canvas. Also explained all the features patiently. A pleasure to recommend your product and service."

Lorna Booth

“Please thank the team for doing such a good job on what was a particularly tricky build.”

BL, Lincs

“We just wanted to say how pleased we are with the canvas work you did for us. It all fitted perfectly….”

Mrs JB. Bucks

"All things canvas and more. They are brilliant, making from new, repairing, cleaning and much more. Very helpful and friendly staff, with lots of knowledge and advice. Most definitely Recommend."

Stuart Whittam

What makes our covers so special?

Bespoke design

All our covers are custom designed to order by our highly-skilled in house team so you have the perfect cover for your needs.

quality craftsmanship

Our expert team of sewers, cutters and fitters are dedicated to producing the finest, most durable covers on the market.

five year guarantee

All our covers come with an industry leading 5-year guarantee to give you the ultimate peace of mind when choosing us.

made in yorkshire

We’re a proud family business, run from our state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in the town of Baildon, West Yorkshire.