We are now open for 2021 - bookings only as always.

If you have never swum at our lake then please contact us for an induction.

To book an induction send us a DM on FB, Insta or email.

See you at the lake soon

We are now open for 2021. Bookings only

Saturday 5 Jun 2021 @ 05:29 PM

No booking. No swim. If you are new to the lake you will need to book an induction with us. Please contact us on FB, Insta or email to get booked in. After you have done your induction we will give you a login to our booking system

COVID 19 UPDATED INFORMATION as of 19th May 2020

Tuesday 19 May 2020 @ 11:13 PM

COVID 19 UPDATED INFORMATION as of 19th May 2020 Shepperton Open Water Swim is still currently closed due to the Government guidelines for Covid 19. We are aware that other lakes have opened. We are working hard on implementing all the necessary changes to keep swimmers and staff safe. SHOUT is British Triathlon and RLSS working together with a wide range of medical and water safety prof...

Covid 19 Update - We are not opening until it is safe for ALL - please read Update from British Triathlon

Monday 11 May 2020 @ 08:29 PM

Many of you are asking when we are opening. Our current position is this ..... We will not be opening in the very near future. We cannot ensure our staff or swimmers safety due to Covid 19 social distancing restrictions. We will open as soon as we can ALL stay safe. Please see statement from British Triathlon which would seem to support us

Covid 19 Update inc British Triathlon update

Monday 11 May 2020 @ 08:27 PM

Many of you are asking when we are opening. Our current position is this ..... We will not be opening in the very near future. We cannot ensure our staff or swimmers safety due to Covid 19 social distancing restrictions. We will open as soon as we can ALL stay safe. Please see statement from British Triathlon which would seem to support us

Corona virus update

Monday 23 Mar 2020 @ 09:08 PM

We will be closed until further notice but will open as soon as we can. Stay safe everyone

Provisional opening date Sunday 10th May

Wednesday 26 Feb 2020 @ 06:02 PM

Please be aware that our opening date is governed by the weather and the water temperature. This may make our opening earlier or later. We will keep you updated as we get closer to May

Lake closing Sunday 29th September - weekdays swims end 11th September

Thursday 5 Sep 2019 @ 01:36 PM

Due to daylight hours our weekday swims will end on Weds 11th Sept BUT weekend sessions will keep running until Sunday 29th September so keep on coming. We will be opening in 2020 in mid April if the water is warm enough!!


Monday 13 May 2019 @ 01:44 PM

We are now open !! Back to our normal operating hours as shown on this website. See you soon ..........

Opening Sunday 12th May 2019

Monday 29 Apr 2019 @ 11:49 AM

We look forward to welcoming old and new swimmers to our beautiful lake from 7am on Sunday 12th May 2019. We will return to our weekly opening from that date onwards.


Tuesday 2 Oct 2018 @ 11:58 AM

What an amazing season we have had during 2018. We saw lots of our regular swimmers who have been with us for years and met plenty of new open water lovers. We have loved encouraging those of you who found it a little more challenging to adapt to swimming without walls, alongside having some of the countries best juniors train at our lake. Thank you to our awesome welcome team who make the ...

Weekend only swimming now - Season end date Sunday 30th September

Tuesday 28 Aug 2018 @ 11:57 AM

We will be opening only on weekends until the end of the season now. Our last day of swimming for 2018 will be Sunday 30th September. We will re open in April/May 2019. Thank you for your support this season and we look forward to seeing you here again soon.

Want to swim in our lake? Please read on ..................

Thursday 26 Jul 2018 @ 10:56 AM

Due to the continued hot weather we are seeing an increased number of people wanting to swim. Important facts you need to know before you come are: 1. We are a swimming lake for people who are competent swimmers. Brightly coloured swim hats are compulsory and a charge of £5 (cash) will be made for hats purchased on site. 2. You need to be able to pass our swim test before we will allow you...

Hot weather bringing everyone out to swim!

Tuesday 3 Jul 2018 @ 02:32 PM

What a fantastic run of sunshine we are having. Getting to see lots of new and old faces back enjoying the beautiful lake we have the pleasure of swimming in

Now fully open for 2018

Monday 14 May 2018 @ 12:50 PM

Hooray - we are now fully open for 2018 with a fab first day!! Please see opening hours for times which are now fully operational

Opening tomorrow Sunday13th May 2018

Saturday 12 May 2018 @ 07:16 PM

We are looking very much to seeing you all tomorrow for our first swim of 2018 ..... and remember it is common for your wetsuit to feel like it may have shrunk over the winter

Opening Middle of May 2018

Monday 9 Apr 2018 @ 12:00 AM

We are opening at some time around the middle of May 2018 for the new season. The exact date is TBC as we must wait for the lake to reach a safe swimming temperature.

Our races are well underway!!

Friday 31 Mar 2017 @ 09:57 AM

If you fancy having a go at a friendly swim race then give ours a go. Entry is open now from this website. Prizes for top 3 in all categories with a fab BBQ afterwards run by Maisie and her team


Wednesday 8 Jun 2016 @ 08:28 AM

ZONE 3 have a fully stocked pop up shop at the lake. There is a large number of wetsuits available for hire. Rental suits in all sizes from the base model Advance, to the Vision, up to the award winning Aspire and then up to the Vanquish. Hire costs £15 for the base model - more for the higher end suits. Hire costs are taken off the purchase price. When you have found the correct suit and si...


Wednesday 8 Jun 2016 @ 08:28 AM


Moonlight Swim date confirmed

Tuesday 27 May 2014 @ 08:11 PM

Our ever popular moonlight swim is back for 2017 on Thursday 17th August. Places can only be booked and paid for at the lake. Our night swim has become almost legendary with a fantastic atmosphere and many laughs. To book your place please take £15 to the lake and put your name on the list. Entry will be open from Monday 17th July and places will be limited.


Tuesday 27 May 2014 @ 08:11 PM

Due to our days slowly getting shorter (boo hoo!! :-( sad times). Therefore you need to be aware that we will not allow swimming when the light is insufficient to make sure you are all safe. This means that we will be opening slightly later on the early sessions and closing earlier in the evening sessions. Keep an eye of facebook and twitter for up to date information.

Opening Sunday 11th May - Confirmed

Thursday 8 May 2014 @ 12:52 PM

Confirmed opening this coming Sunday 11th May - normal opening hours from then on. Following our water tests coming back as excellent we are ready to welcome you all back. Look forward to seeing you very soon :-)

Opening 11th May 2014

Tuesday 11 Mar 2014 @ 02:00 PM

Sunday 11th May is our provisional opening date for this season. It is a provisional date because we are controlled by the water temperature with regards to opening. When the water reaches 12 degrees we will swing open the gates and welcome you all back. We have missed you so much. Getting excited now ............

Water levels update 30th January 2014

Sunday 27 Oct 2013 @ 03:15 PM

<p>Updated 30th Jan 14 - As I write this I look out the window and see rain.  I was just about to tell you that the water levels in the lake are lowering slowly but with the rain due I wonder if that may be about to change? </p>

Our Lake & The River Thames collide

Sunday 27 Oct 2013 @ 03:14 PM

<p>January 2014 Sees Ferris Meadow Lake become one with The River Thames.  Today when we attempted to walk around the lake the water reached our waists.  The beach has been washed away (again) and we are looking forward to the massive tidy up job that we will have ...........</p>
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