Staying in a Cotswold Waterpark Lodge doesn’t limit you to water sports alone; a wealth of additional activities awaits your enjoyment.

Walking – Walking paradise
Downloadable map with 6 walks in the Cotswold Water Park.

Bird Watching – Birds to see in the Cotswold Water Park
The Cotswold Water Park is a superb, year-round birding destination. From a wintering population of 20,000 waterbirds and 21,000 gulls to abundant breeding warblers, Nightingales, Little Ringed Plover and Common Tern, there’s a perpetual array of fascinating birdlife to capture your interest.

Bike Hire – Performance Cycles (will deliver to Summer Lake Lodges), Wild Carrot (at the Gateway Centre) or Bainton Bikes
Download cycling maps here – Cycling Maps

Electric Scooter Tours – Baboon Adventures
A family-centred adventure that combines the thrill of speed on open sections with a leisurely pace through the more technical and bumpy routes. Designed to cater to families and enthusiasts who seek enjoyment rather than extreme activities.

Horse Riding – The Talland School of Equitation OR Rein & Shine

Golf – Wrag Barn (one round for two people included in your stay), South Cerney Golf Course or Oaksey Golf Course 

Fishing – All of our lakes are fully stocked for either Coarse Fishing or Fly Fishing – just let us know what interests you. There are lakes further afield open for fishing too. Enquire at The Tackle Den , carp and coarse fishing specialists, located in the heart of the Cotswold Water Park, who sell a variety of local club licenses and day tickets.

Paint Balling – Combat Splat
Located between Swindon and Cirencester in the heart of the Cotswold Water Park their paintball scenarios are set in both woodland and field game zones.

Shooting & Archery – Barbury Shooting School, Old Downs Pursuits or The Cotswold Range

Rally Driving – Cotswold Driving Experiences
Have a go at the thrill of Rally Driving and/or the challenge of 4×4 Off Road Driving in a safe, controlled environment.

Swimming Pools – Cirencester Indoor PoolCirencester Outdoor Pool or Cricklade Leisure Centre
As part of Cirencester Leisure Centre, The Cirencester Indoor Pool also offers a smaller pool, perfect for younger children.
Cricklade Leisure Centre is a well-equipped, modern, community sports facility and also includes three football pitches, a boules/petanque piste, a skatepark and a play park.

Ice Skating, Trampoline & Play Park – At The Link Centre
This large complex in Swindon provides various activities, including ice skating and trampolining. The ice arena serves as the home to the Swindon Wildcats ice hockey team and the Swindon Ice Figure Club. There is free parking for all customers every day of the week.

Soft Play – Rugrats and Halfpints
Sensory and soft play activities for babies and toddlers with play equipment for older children and café for the adults. All under one roof just a short drive away in Cirencester.