The lake will be CLOSED from Saturday 20th March to Sunday 28th March for maintenance. Please see the blog for more information.
The lake will be open through the winter and through lockdown. Please:
- Learn about safe cold water swimming before you come
- Respect lockdown laws
We need your help
The lake is looked after by volunteers; you can become a volunteer too.
The lake costs £20k per year to maintain from donations
Please donate each time you swim – look for the white boxes by the steps
Or become Friend of the Lake or join our lottery.
The lake is a tidal pool filled with seawater on tides over 12.6m
Open almost every day of the year, 24-7
No booking or entrance fee but please donate
There is a smooth concrete ramp down to the lower promenade at both ends of the lake
Swim, paddleboard or canoe in the main lake
Access to the lake is via shallow metal steps with a handrail
Please no diving as the lake is shallow around the edges
Model boats in the smaller pool
Strictly NO DOGS in or around the lake at any time
Windsurfing and fishing are not allowed in the lake
The closest public toilets are near the amusement arcade (cost 20p)