The Western Lakes and fells are undoubtedly some of the most striking in the Lake District. A world away from the bustle of the Northern and Southern Lakes, this area offers you the chance to truly relax and take some time out, as well as enjoy some fantastic swimming opportunities.
One hundred and twenty-six lakes and 200 year old pine forests make up the Aukötaitija National Park which is our home for four days. Through a combination of swimming and walking we enjoy a journey through the beautifully clear water and majestic landscape.
The natural beauty of the emerald green glacial lakes, crystal clear waters of the Soca river and crisp fresh air of Triglav National Park, make Slovenia a great location for a freshwater SwimTrek adventure.
The Lake District is home to over 80 lakes, meres, waters, and tarns making it a great location for open water swimming. On this short escape, we offer the opportunity to do some longer swims on what we think are four of the best lakes in the area. The days are packed as we swim the entire length of Derwent Water and Wast Water and swim across Grasmere and Ullswater.
The charming villages and dramatic cliffs of Cinque Terre make this one of the most beautiful sections of Italy's world-famous Mediterranean coastline. Enjoy the spectacular views and soak up the welcoming Italian culture as we swim between the five unique and distinctive villages that make up this truly spectacular part of the world.
The Lake District National Park lies in the county of Cumbria and covers around 700 square miles of England’s most beautiful scenery. It’s a region of high mountains, deep valleys, large lakes, remote tarns and spectacular waterfalls. It’s an excellent location to find out more about swimming in the Great Outdoors with all swims of a manageable distance and broken up with some spectacular fell walking in between swims. This trip is a mix of lake and tarn swimming. Tarns are small lakes, normally located at higher altitudes.
This trip is a selection of both stunning island crossings and challenging coastal swims along Cornwall's three coasts. During the week we swim in some of the most dramatic and varied coastline anywhere in the British Isles.