You can get to guilford in just 40 minutes by train. There are sandy.
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.
River wey artington wild swimming. Surrey is surprisingly rural despite being so close to london. Frensham great pond surrey. Slowly flowing through the river here boasts sandy beach areas along its edges as well as natural pools.
Nearest station is guildford. 20 of britain s best wild swimming spots. The first comes just beyond the manor inn look out for a small sandy beach.
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. Both gave up stressful london jobs to take over the former working farm 14 years ago and keep. Take a dip just.
A sandy bank gives you easy access so you can slide right in and float your wey down. From there you can follow the river tillingbourne north until you reach the wey navigation where you ll find one of the most peaceful quaint spots of wild swimming in the south not a bit. River medway ensfield bridge.
It s england s most wooded county and sports some excellent wild swimming along the river wey. Bodenham provides a beautiful storybook like location for a handful of serene wild swimming spots along the river lugg. It s then a short walk to the river.
The river runs next to the ruins of st catherine s chapel meaning for a very stunning spot to swim. A stone s throw from guildford this sandy stretch of river is slow moving and shallow making it a fine spot for wild swimming newbies. River lugg bodenham herefordshire.
15 sporting one of the tallest maypoles in england and a lovely pub welford sits in a wide loop of our most. Head to chilworth from where you can walk the eight mile stretch to guilford passing pretty villages before joining the wey navigation where there are several recognised spots for swimming in the river wey. You can also find another great stretch of the wey down by godalming which tends to be a tad quieter.
Colin and hari have done a slick job in creating a classy boutique hotel with a home from home feel. Hoping to tie in a walk with your wild swim. One 25 minute walk later and you ll be swimming in the wey.
The thames path between pangbourne and goring is lined with lovely meadow backed spots for a laid back wild swim follow the path by foot or by bike to.