Open Water Swimming – £6.00 per person
We are open for Open Water Swimming at the following times:
Wednesday 08.15 -9.45am
Thursday 8.30am – 12.30pm
Friday 09.15am – 5pm
Saturday 7.45am – 10.45am & afternoons 15.30 -17.00
Sunday 08.30am – 10.00am
Other swimming times available on request for a group of 6 or more swimmers.
The lake is open for swimmers for open water swimming and triathlon training. It is recommended you wear a wetsuit & hat while swimming in the lake in colder months.
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 NOT OPEN AT PRESENT RE ‘COVID 19’
Male and Female changing facilities with free hot showers and lockers in new purpose built pavilion. Changing Rooms are closed at present for swimmers and divers due to Social Distance
for ‘Covid 19’ , so swimmers should come ready to swim and expect beach type changing. There is a Male/Female & disabled toilet open.
Individual swimmers must please park in the lower car park (at the back of Andark), this is approximately a 300m walk, follow signs up the lane. Please parents do not drop off your children at the Lake. Disabled Parking is available on site, please notify us if require assistance.
Food and Catering
Small cafe in reception area offers hot and cold drinks, soup and simple snacks, pizza, jacket potatoes, bacon rolls etc.
The water is tested regularly and the lake is filled up by its own bore hole.