Belgium » Sambre River | Belgium
The waterway goes from Namur at the Maas over Charleroi to France and the Picardie.
Sambre River | Belgium: Characteristics & Overview
Rating of waterway
|Length of waterway:||87 km|
|Max. depth:||2.20||Max. headroom:||3.90|
|Degree of difficulty:||Demanding|
|Character of waterway:||back to nature|
|Profile of waterway:||Commercial traffic and tourism|
Waterway has access to:Canal de la Sambre à l`Oise et Sambre | River and Canal in France
Maas (Meuse) River | Belgium
A link of the shortest connection between Paris – Brussels and Liège. Since class I (Freycinet gauge) is given on the French side, this waterway can only be navigated by small 380 T freighters until lock 9 (Landelies), short before Charleroi. As from there it becomes a main waterway.