Carnforth is a small town and civil parish near Lancaster
in the north of Lancashire
, situated at the north east end of Morecambe
Bay, by The River
Keer. The parish of Carnforth and forms part of the City of Lancaster. Due to the closeness of the coast and the hills, the West Coast Main Line (WCML), the A6 and The Lancaster
Canal pass through the town. The M6 motorway passes just to the east, linked to Carnforth by the A601(M).