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The man tasked with getting me into the river wye was swimming coach edward rose who adds zoologist wildlife enthusiast and biology teacher to his colourful cv.
River wey artington swimming. Take the train to chilworth station and follow signs for the wey navigation to swim near the manor inn or get off at guildford and follow the river s footpath swimming just. From tilford it s about an hour s walk to fensham great pond a large man made pond with a sandy beach area and designated swimming spots. Wildswimgirls the last of our wild swimming spots you can reach on the tube this dip is worth the slog out to zone 7.
Bodenham provides a beautiful storybook like location for a handful of serene wild swimming spots along the river lugg. Surrey is surprisingly rural despite being so close to london. A sandy bank gives you easy access so you can slide right in and float your wey down.
Henley swim festival henley. The seven mile river wey walk you don t need to be super fit for. It s england s most wooded county and sports some excellent wild swimming along the river wey.
With a stone bridge a small weir and slow moving water shallow enough to paddle in the river wey is an idyllic spot to cool off on a sunny day. His plan was to swim around 2 6. Read more related articles.
River lugg bodenham herefordshire. The 2 1km upstream swim takes place at dawn and sees around 100 swimmers take on the henley regatta rowing course. Love the idea of wild swimming but need others around you or a competitive element to throw yourself in.
Follow the river downstream to find a more secluded spot and spend the day relaxing on the grass or head upriver to find deeper water for a proper swim. One 25 minute walk later and you ll be swimming in the wey. A series of flooded gravel pits originally dug out to provide stone for the roads and buildings of london are eye catching spots but you re not technically allowed to swim in them the neighbouring river colne is the spot of choice.
The river runs next to the ruins of st catherine s chapel meaning for a very stunning spot to swim. Henley swim festival which is currently set to go ahead at the later date of 29 august 2020 offers just that. The 13 mile river thames walk in surrey and windsor that has eight pubs on route.
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