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Windermere – Brathay Hall – Ambleside – LA22 0HP

The impressive Brathay Hall is set in 360 acres of mature woodland and rolling pasture, at the head of Windermere. Located just a 15 minute walk from Ambleside, with it’s great selection of shops, restaurants and traditional pubs.
If you’re planning to spend more time in the area, Brathay offers a range of rooms, from budget to luxury, as well as a number of electric hook up pitches.  With miles of walking and cycling routes, Brathay is a perfect base for your swimming adventure.
Brathay Hall is a charitable organisation and their overarching mission is to improve the life chances of individuals by inspiring them to engage positively in their communities. Brathay recognises that everyone has the capacity to do extraordinary things that can inspire and benefit others.  We’re proud to be partnering with Brathay, Open Water Swimming is an activity that brings many benefits to individuals, and supports mental and physical health. Outdoor Swimming brings together a community spirit as well as allowing individuals to challenge themselves improving mental well being.
We’ve got an experienced water safety team and there will be a 500m 750m and a 1km swim course.
We’ll also have wetsuits available to hire for the sessions, so whether you’re looking for a regular weekly organised swim or on holiday and looking for a new challenge we’ll be happy to see you lakeside …. Book your slot here


 Ullswater – Park Foot Holiday Park –  Pooley Bridge – CA10 2NA

Ullswater – Park Foot Holiday Park – Pooley Bridge
Ullswater is one of the four large lakes in the Lake District. The swim is at the Pooley Bridge end of the lake at the beautifully located Park Foot Holiday Park.
Park Foot is a family run camping and caravan park, set in magnificent scenery.  The Park is ideal if you’re just planning to come along for the day, visit Pooley Bridge, spend the morning walking or have fun with friends and family lakeside.  Or why not  plan a mini break –  the park accommodates touring caravans, tents and motorhomes.  There is a restaurant on site too so you’ll be able to grab a coffee and some tasty food after your swim

We’ve got an experienced water safety team and there will be a 500m 750m and a 1km swim course.
We’ll also have wetsuits available to hire for the sessions, so whether you’re looking for a regular weekly organised swim or on holiday and looking for a new challenge we’ll be happy to see you lakeside …. Book your slot here