Rutland Water

Coronovirus - Current Service Availability 

At Rutland Water the following will apply:

  • Car parks open (Barnsdale car park closed Mon - Fri)
  • Toilets open (Barnsdale toilets closed Mon - Fri)
  • Tracks and picnic areas open
  • Fishing available
  • The Beach closed
  • The Aquapark closed
  • Watersports limited (day launch only, hires open from 6th July)
  • Weddings are currently unavailable
  • Mini golf open
  • Waterside Café closed
  • Visitor Centre open
  • Nature Reserve and bird hides including the Lyndon Osprey Centre open
  • Children’s Playgrounds and sandpits closed
  • Rutland Cycling is click and collect only to start with, see Rutland Cycling website for more info
  • Bugtopia the Zoo closed
  • Rutland Belle opens from 4th July

There is nowhere better than Rutland Water Park to enjoy time in the great outdoors. Whether you are looking for some adrenalin-fuelled fun or a relaxing break from the daily hustle and bustle, we’ve got what you’re looking for.

Set around beautiful Rutland Water and covering 4,200 acres of open countryside, the park offers everything from walking and cycling to fishing and watersports. There is also our fantastic nature reserve, managed by the Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust and home to the Rutland Osprey Project.

Expert or novice, everything you need to make the most of your visit is right here, including cycle hire and expert tuition on boat handling.

And of course, you will also find a choice of places to enjoy a cuppa or a bite to eat.

Explore the wide range of activities on offer…

Fishing, walking, cycling, water sports

Our water parks not only bring vital water resources for the region, but they also provide a fantastic day out for all the family.

Whether you're looking for an action-packed day on the water, a spot of fishing to escape the stresses and strains of everyday life, or simply want to enjoy a relaxing walk in beautiful surroundings, look no further than our fabulous water parks.