Lake 86 Cotswold Water Park Hire

Lake 86 at Cotswold Water Park

Located in the heart of the Cotswolds, Lake 86 is a premier destination for water sports and outdoor activities, managed by Cotswold Water Park Hire. Here, guests can enjoy a variety of experiences designed to cater to all levels of expertise and interests.

Services Available:

  1. Equipment Hire:
    • Kayaks and Paddle Boards: Guests can hire a range of watercraft including kayaks, tandem kayaks, and paddleboards. The team provides all necessary equipment and safety briefings to ensure a fun and safe experience on the water.
    • Procedure: On arrival, guests check in at the designated desk, receive a buoyancy aid, and are given a brief introduction to their chosen activity before being launched onto the water. The hire system operates on a wave basis during busy times to ensure smooth transitions.
  2. Self-Launch:
    • Own Craft Launch: For those who own their own paddleboards, kayaks, or canoes, Lake 86 offers a self-launch option. This service is available through both PAYG (pay-as-you-go) and seasonal memberships. Members enjoy unlimited access throughout the season, while PAYG users can book 2.5-hour slots to enjoy the lake at their leisure.
  3. Open Water Swimming:
    • Swimming Courses: Open water swimming is available for enthusiasts and those training for events. The lake features two triangular courses (800m and 400m), separated from the hire areas by buoys to ensure a safe swimming environment.
    • Requirements: Swimmers must be at least 18 years old and capable of swimming 400m unaided. A bright swim hat or tow float is mandatory, and swimmers must either be members or registered for PAYG in advance.
  4. Great Coffee:
    • Ohana Coffee Hut: After an exciting time on the water, relax and refuel at the Ohana Coffee Hut. Enjoy a variety of delicious coffee options, perfect for warming up or simply enjoying the lakeside views.

Location Information

Lake 86 is conveniently located at Spine Road East, South Cerney, Cirencester, making it easily accessible for guests staying at the Cotswold Water Park Retreats. This prime location offers not only a serene setting for water activities but also proximity to the historic town of Cirencester, known for its cultural heritage and vibrant market atmosphere.

For more information and to book your activities, visit the Cotswold Water Park Hire website (Cwphire)​​ (Cwphire)​​(Cwphire)​​ (Cwphire)​ .

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