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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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  • August 21, 2017
    Not much more to say other than this is absolutely beautiful and a fun place to take the family and dog.  more »
  • August 21, 2017
    Was here for the bird fair. Love Rutland Water, so much to do here in beautiful countryside with some great birding  more »
  • August 18, 2017
    My wife and I came up to Rutland to visit friends for the weekend, our friends decided to show us around the small market towns and do a bit of site seeing and Rutland Water was on the agenda, what a ...  more »

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