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Rutland Water, Oakham

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Enjoy a variety of outdoor activities at Rutland Water, a 1,255 hectare (3,000 acre) manmade lake and reservoir. Walk or bike around the 40 km (25 mi) lakeside track--rental bikes are available at the Rutland Cycling shop. Rock climb or try the high ropes course at RockBlok adventure center. Hop on the Rutland Belle for a cruise around the reservoir. Sail, canoe, or windsurf at Rutland Watersports Center. Watch birds from one of several hides, or learn about the Rutland Osprey project at the Rutland Water Nature Reserve. Don't forget to visit Rutland Water's most iconic image, Normanton Church. Our Oakham trip itinerary maker app makes visiting Rutland Water and other Oakham attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Wow it was just lovely to have a run around the lake it was a beautiful place to be. Feel so relax and stress free after my run would visit again soon.  more »
  • We had the pleasure of visiting during the recent snow and it was so beautiful you couldn't help but just love it.  more »
  • Where can you go to be be 'beside the seaside' without all the candy floss and kiss -me-quick hats? Rutland Water of course! It does help when the weather is fine and warm but at any time of year this...  more »
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