Kielder Forest

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Kielder Water and Forest Park

Kielder Water is set in 250 square-miles of the finest Northumberland countryside and is the ideal place to relax and unwind or take part in an action packed day of activities. Presented with the Gold Award for Tourism Experience of the Year from Visit England, visitors can take in the panoramic views of the reservoir and explore the landscapes, shorelines and wilder mountain-biking trails.

With a huge range of facilities and activities to keep the family occupied there really is something for everyone. An onsite shop is open 24 hours a day, seven days week and sells fresh produce and everyday essentials or unique gifts. Visitors also have access to professional training and tuition for a range of mainstream sporting activities to suit everyone as part of a ‘Go Active Break’.

Go Active is ideal for those looking to get active, try out new sports and enjoy a healthier holiday. Activities include Archery and Junior Archery, Fencing, Crossbows (over 18's only), Table Tennis, Crazy Carts, Snorkelling and Sea Scooters (underwater propellers to power around the pool), Water Walkerz (walk on water in the pool inside an inflatable ball), Disc Golf, Pentanque (French Boules). These activities are very popular and pre-booking is essential to avoid disappointment.


Staying Over

Nestled into the heart of Kielder Water and Forest, guests can stay in one of the parks contemporary four and five star self-catering lodges. Choose between a cosy Heritage Lodge, a Heritage Lodge with Hot Tub, or experience a touch of luxury in one of the new Woodland Lodges designed to make you feel right at home. All lodges are positioned in a stunning forest location enjoying the darkest skies in England and near the largest man-made lake in northern Europe.

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