We look forward to welcoming you to Kielder Water & Forest Park. Please see our Know Before You Go page for lots of useful information including important details on access to routes following storm damage.
Kielder Water is the largest man-made lake in northern Europe with a surface area of over 11 square kilometres and enough water to give everyone on the planet about seven gallons of water.
Water activities such as canoeing, sailing, and water skiing are provided (seasonally) by professional clubs and Calvert Kielder. Each of these activities must be pre-booked in advance. To avoid disappointment, please call the club based activity provider direct to pre-book your activity before arrival.
Kielder Waterside offer both canoeing and paddle boarding on Kielder Water. The instructor led activities allow you to experience the ultimate panoramic view of Kielder Water & Forest Park, with the whole family. For more information, please call the team on 01434 251 000. To book, please visit: www.bookwhen.com/kielderwatersideactivities
Please note independent paddle boarding is not allowed.
Please note there is no rescue craft on the water. There are more regulations which are in the guide book which will be given out on site.