Open Water Swimming - £6.00 per person

Wednesday 09.00am - 17.00pm
Thursday 09.00am - 17.00pm
Friday 09.00am - 17.00pm
Saturday 08.00am - 09.30am
Sunday 08.00am - 09.30am

Also available, any mornings before divers enter the water. Approx times between 08.45am-10.00am.

Please pre book your swim online, by phone or email

A block of 10 swims are available for the price of 8 swims.

Andark's Evening Swim Dates

All Dives are from 6pm-8.30pm on the following dates throughout the Summer:
Call now to book a swim 01489 885811
Wednesday 26th July
Wednesday 2nd August
Wednesday 16th August
Wednesday 6th September


Water Temperture
Date Temperture
15/05/16 18°C
21/08/16 22°C
19/03/17 9°C
20/04/17 15°C
13/05/17 14°C


The lake is open for swimmers for open water swimming and triathlon training. It is recommended you wear a wetsuit while swimming in the lake.

The size of the lake is twice as the size of an Olympic size swimming pool. With Beach type entry or pontoon entry allowing lengths from side to side.

Changing facilities

New Male and Female changing facilities with free hot showers and lockers in new purpose built pavilion. Including disabled toliet.


Individual swimmers please park in the lower car park (at the back of Andark), this is approximately a 300m walk, follow signs up the lane.
Disabled parking is available on site please notify us if required.

Food and Catering

Small cafe in reception area offers hot and cold drinks, soup and simple snacks, pizza, jacket potatoes, bacon rolls etc.

Water Quality

The water is tested regularly and the lake is filled up by its own bore hole.

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