This weekend there are two fantastic opportunities to have a go at the exhilarating sport of ...read more
Become a member of CWP Trust..
Join the CWP Trust and get some great discounts and offers throughout the year
Free parking at Neigh Bridge Country Park and Riverside Park, Lechlade
15% discount on the cafe at the Gateway Centre, South Cerney; 10% discount on Cotswold Outdoor ; seasonal discounts on activities
Priority booking on all events and Fossil Hunts
Plus quarterly e-newsletter, car sticker, voting rights at AGM and much more!
Push the Boat out
New Walks Guide available now!
Following the ‘runaway’ success of the first edition of the Cotswold Water Park Walks Guide, which ...read more
Bank Holiday brought crowds
May Bank Holiday was one of the busiest on record for the Cotswold Water Park, even ...read more
New Neigh Bridge car park charges
As from Thursday 23 April, car parking charges will be introduced at Neigh Bridge Country Park, ...read more
From luxury hotels, lakeside lodges, cosy B&Bs and family-friendly campsites there are plenty of places to stay in the Cotswold Water Park
With many miles of footpaths, cycleways and bridle paths, the Cotswold Water Park is a great place to explore on foot. Pick up a Walks Guide at the Gateway Centre to find out more
Explore the Cotswold Water Park by bike - bring your own or hire bikes throughout the year, and set off around lovely lanes and peaceful paths
With important numbers of certain types of waterbirds such as coot, pochard, wigeon and many more, like the delightful smew, this is a great place to come birdwatching
Spring migration has been delayed this year as a result of the calm weather, but weather changes should soon show a noticeable change in the number and variety of migrants. A few winter ducks remain but are about to be replaced with summer visitors and already many warblers are starting to sing. Little Ringed Plovers and the first terns have just arrived along with a pair of Garganey. The otter family is currently showing well on most days at Lower Moor.
Event highlights - for a full listing of forthcoming events please see the Events Page
- 14 Jun 2015 - 10:00
Family Event – Dragonflies and Damselflies
- 14 Jun 2015 - 14:00
Wings and Wildflowers Walk
Membership of the CWP Trust starts at just £18 per year. Your contribution will help fund our work. Please join us and make a difference.
Our 150+ volunteers to help us with activities like checking bat boxes, assessing footpaths and helping visitors at the Gateway Centre. If you would like to get involved...