Wild Swims - English Lakes

Our trips

Our focus is on privately guided trips for individuals, couples and small groups.

Swimmers can choose from:

Easy access short swims in the South Lakes - good for beginners:

  • Rydal Water, Grasmere, Loughrigg Tarn, High Dam

These are usually a half day, and include a safety briefing, with the option of up to an hour in the water, and warm drinks and cakes.

Easy access swims in the Northern Lakes - short and longer swims (kayak supported if needed):

  • Buttermere and Crummock Water.

Prices for easy access swims start at £60 for a half day for one swimmer and £50 each for two swimmers.

Monthly Group Social Swim - South Lakes - details to follow

  • Join us for a monthly morning swim in the South Lakes during the summer, with a focus on taking some time out to enjoy a relaxing swim in nature and a chat. A safety briefing will be given, and wetsuit hire and equipment are available for a small fee.. 
  • The next  in the South Lakes is at 8.30am on Sunday July 14. This will be a weekly small group, relaxed breaststroke swim with time for a chat over a drink and traybake. As well as safety cover, guidance on wild swimming in the Lakes will be given. Email or call me if you wish to attend and for location details. The price is £15pp.

Fells and Tarns - a relaxed day walking and swimming

We can arrange small group trips in the fells across the Lakes, but our regular privately guided trips include the following full day walks for experienced walkers:

  • The Coniston Fells and and Tarns
  • Langdale to Grasmere and Tarns

Prices for a full day walking and swimming trips start at £100 for one person.

Wild Swims Lake District - Trips for wild swimmers