Desborough island 1. 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.
It s then a short walk to the river.
River wey swimming guildford. River wey near to guildford surrey great britain by n chadwick. Huge sandy lake with small buoyed off swimming area shelving to 1 5m. Dumsey meadow chertsey river thames 0.
There are sandy beaches and banks where the north downs way crosses the river just south of guildford. Swimming in the river wey feels like being out in the wild despite only being a short trip away from london. The man in charge of managing the river wey has outlined the dangers of swimming there and explained what to do if someone gets into trouble in open water following the death of a man in guildford.
Frensham great pond 8. It s england s most wooded county and sports some excellent wild swimming along the river wey. Beautiful swimming spot on the thames.
Wild swim guide river wey in surrey. River wey taken 2 years ago near to guildford surrey great britain. Geograph photograph every grid square.
This is 1 of 14 images with title river wey in this square more sizes. This thames tributary has lots of peaceful spots for swimming the most accessible is near guildford where there is a sandy beach that slopes into the water. The water is clean and fresh right by a grassy bank.
A nice little swimming spot on the outskirts of guildford in surrey. Take a dip just outside of town in guildford istock the slow moving waters and shallow sandy banks of the wey make this pretty river ideal for families keen to escape the heat with a day of. Further upstream the idyllic village of tilford w.
You can also find another great stretch of the wey down by godalming which tends to be a tad quieter. Frensham great pond surrey. This lazily flowing river creates an atmosphere of calm.
Large river island has a few cool little beaches ideal fro swimming or just chilling by the. Nearest station is guildford.