Rutland Water

*** VISITOR INFORMATION - Saturday 22nd & Sunday 23rd June ***

This weekend sees the return of the Rutland 10k Run and Dambuster Triathlon. 

If you are visiting us this weekend, please be aware there will be some changes to visitor areas & car park layouts to accomodate the race course, specifically at Whitwell & Sykes Lane. 

Please watch out for athletes particpating in the race when using the sites as it will be very busy. 

We recommend using Normanton car Park if you wish to avoid the event. 

Sunday 23rd June; The Dambuster triathlon is a closed road bike course, therefore please note of local road closures when visiting, with no access to Whitwell car park until between 6:30am & 9:00am


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. Families can enjoy a round of mini golf, a day out at the beach or a visit to our play park.

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…

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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.