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Went kayaking on the reservoir yesterday. First time trying this activity and it was great! The staff are so friendly and organised. We were on the water within a few minutes of arrival! Does get very busy so would definitely recommend booking in advance. Finished...More
Ardingly Reservoir is a lovely place to visit on a sunny day. You can walk your dog around the edge and there is an excellent water sports center to hire paddle boards and kayaks from. You can go fishing, bird-watching and walking with a lovely...More
If you just want to walk around, have a picnic and enjoy the sights and sounds of the water this is a great place.
It’s also a wonderful place if you want to get out onto the water itself. Very sheltered with options including paddle...More
Stunning scenery, unobtrusive signs and fantastic bird life. I had a lovely visit here with family and friends and found it a perfect venue, even in winter. Not being a great twitcher or having a great knowledge of birds, my favourites were the Robins, fluttering...More
The viaduct is beautiful and is only a short walk through some fields from the reservoir. Worth visiting if you're in the area. The reservoir looks like it has some nice walks around it and has a cafe.
It's easy to do a walk that starts at the car park, passes the Gardeners Arms for lunch and returns on the other side of the reservoir, about 3.5 miles. There is usually some activity involving boats, and plenty of wildlife, so enjoyable in any...More
This is a nice walk with a path around the reservoir. The path goes in and out of tree areas so if it's hot you can get a little bit of shade.
Lovely for a picnic. Very pretty. Suitable for a short walk or a...More