Waterland Outdoor Pursuits - About Us

Waterland Outdoor Pursuits provides outdoor activities to Corporate, Schools & Youth Organisations. You can participate in stand up paddleboarding (SUP), windsurfing, archery, raftbuilding, low ropes, sailing, kayaking, orienteering, problem solving, bushcraft and canoeing.

Waterland are situated on a forty-four acre lake at Keynes Country Park near Cirencester on the Wiltshire Gloucestershire Border in the lovely Cotswold Water Park at Lake 32. We have toilets, hot showers, camping area (group camping only) and changing facilities. Good launching, ample free parking and a friendly site. The site is open from March to October for day use seven days a week.

We are an Activity Licensed site approved for watersports and are also accredited by the Royal Yachting Association, British Canoeing (formerly The British Canoe Union) And British Rowing.

Jo Pendlebury heads our Business Training side; qualified to Masters Degree Level in Training & Development and is a Chartered Member of The institute of Training & Development. We work with companies to provide the training that will work for them and pride ourselves on a diverse clientele.

Day tickets for the use of your own watersports equipment can be obtained from the office, as can year, week, weekend depending on your needs. Prices can be obtained from our Small Boat Page.

Pay And Play hire of equipment such as kayaks, canoes, windsurfers, stand up paddle boards and sailing dinghies are available in the season from March 1st to 31st October. All you have to do is prove knowledge that you are experienced in that type of craft’s use. The facilities are open from 10.00am seven days a week.

Membership is open to people with their own craft. You can gain membership if you are a dinghy sailor, windsurfer, kayakist, stand up paddle board paddler, canoeist or triathlon member. Members have the same rights to access the lake and lake area. Triathlon or wild swimming members can only swim before 10am in the morning seven days a week and Tuesday & Thursday evenings.

Welcome to Waterland

Ample free parking

On-site toilets, changing rooms and hot showers

A wide range of watersports available

Choose from "pay and play" or a range of membership options