North Yorkshire Water Park originally comprised of four specialist fishing lakes along with large lake which is dedicated to Water Sports. For many years, local water sports clubs and individuals have been sailing, windsurfing, model yacht racing and open water swimming.
At Wykeham Lakes in July 2017 the North Yorkshire Water Park was launched with the addition of a new Aquapark. Thrill seekers now enjoy further activities such kayaking, sups, tandem kayaking, mini ports and pedalos. Or simply enjoy a relaxed walk, jog or cycle around the 2.5k track enjoying the views.
North Yorkshire Water Park is excited to see the expansion of the existing café, changing rooms and showers lakeside along with additional water sports activities.
Treat your visit to the Park like you were going to the beach and don’t forget to bring a towel. Or stay dry and enjoy a walk, cycle or jog around our stunning lakeside pathway.
Hot and cold drinks are available and there is a café on site selling sandwiches and cakes. Other facilities include changing rooms, showers and toilets. *Please note, our cafe is currently serving takeaway only, changing rooms and showers are temporarily closed and there are limite toilets due to Covid-19*
There is ample parking at the Water Park and we encourage visitors to bring a picnic and enjoy the beautiful setting and the range of watersports on offer. Sorry we do not allow BBQs.
Coach parking is available by prior arrangement.
Within walking distance of the Water Park in St Helens Caravan and Camping Park which has camping pitches, camping pods and touring pitches available for hire.
The Water Park staff are all qualified and have been given full safety training for all of the watersports on offer.
A safety briefing to Water Park participants is given at the start of each session. Please ensure you arrive 45min prior to your session. This will allow you to get your wetsuit, buoyancy aid fitted and checked ready for your prompt briefing.
Please be aware no participant will be allowed on water without safety briefing. Age and height restrictions apply.