Coronavirus Update

Our activity areas: Treetop Extreme, Watersports Centre, Wakeboarding Centre and Splash ‘n’ Play are currently closed until the 30th April 2020Please view the latest information here.

What's On at Willen Lake

Events & Courses in the next week (use the date fields above to view more)

  • Activity Day
    Various Dates
    Join us for our school holiday activity days, where you'll be able to take part in a range of activities, without commiting to a full week
  • Activity Week
    Various Dates
    A fun-filled multi-activity week in the school holidays, focussing on trying out a range of activities, meeting new people and having lots of fun! Throughout the week participants will try different activities including sailing, windsurfing, canoeing, kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding, raft building, archery, katakanus, and a range of fun games, all of which makes an ideal introduction to watersports
  • Activity Week (Peak)
    Various Dates
    A fun-filled multi-activity week in the school holidays, focussing on trying out a range of activities, meeting new people and having lots of fun! /> Throughout the week participants will try different activities including sailing, windsurfing, canoeing, kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding, raft building, archery, katakanus, and a range of fun games, all of which makes an ideal introduction to watersports
  • Adult Paddle Club
    Various Dates
    Our new Adult Paddle Club is a great evening adventure, learning new skills and developing your knowledge within a range of paddlesports
  • Adult Sailing Club
    Various Dates
    Our new Adult Sailing Club is a great evening opportunity to develop your knowledge and improve your skill within sailing
  • Big Doggie Do 2020
    26/09/2020 - 27/09/2020
    In response to the Coronavirus (COVID 19) outbreak this event has been postponed until the 26th & 27th September.
  • Colour Obstacle Rush
    30/05/2020
    Throw your hands up in the air and have a great day!
  • Discover Archery
    Various Dates
    Come and find out what Archery is about at Willen Lake and try your hand at becoming the next Robin Hood! Located in a quiet paddock away from the lake, participants can practice to shoot gold with tuition from one of our instructors
  • Discover Kayaking
    Various Dates
    Try your hand at kayaking with tuition from one of our coaches
  • Discover Powerboating
    Various Dates
    Take part in a 90minute taster session and Discover Powerboating
  • Discover Sailing
    Various Dates
    An introduction to Dinghy Sailing, under the guidance and supervision of one of our qualified instructors
  • Discover SUP
    Various Dates
    Find out what stand up paddleboarding is all about with tuition from one of our coaches
  • Discover Wakeboarding
    Various Dates
    Our Discover sessions are aimed at adults that can swim 50m
  • Discover Windsurfing
    Various Dates
    An introduction to windsurfing, led by one of our enthusiastic, qualified windsurf instructors
  • Hiroshima Day
    06/08/2020
    Floating lantern ceremony at the Peace Pagoda.
  • Introduction to Paddlesports
    Various Dates
    The Introduction to Paddlesports is a one-day introductory course to paddlesports, which can be completed using kayaks or canoes, or a mix of both
  • Junior Paddle Club
    Various Dates
    Our Junior Paddle Club is for children aged 8-14years, who want to get involved in paddling regularly
  • Junior Wakeboarding Session
    Various Dates
    Our Junior sessions are just like our Discover sessions, but for children aged 8+ who can swim 50m
  • Kneeboarding - Pay and Play
    Various Dates
    Ride for one hour on a kneeboard to get confident with the course
  • MK Marathon 2020 - Postponed
    03/05/2020
    The MK Marathon returns to Milton Keynes for 2020.
  • Walking Festival 2020 - Cancelled
    08/05/2020 - 10/05/2020
    Milton Keynes Walking Festival returns for 2020
  • Paddle Week
    27/07/2020 - 31/07/2020
    Our paddle weeks we offer in the summer holidays are a five-day course for children to work on the PaddlePower Scheme
  • CANCELLED: Parks & Run
    Various Dates
    Monthly organised free fun run with routes suitable for all.
  • Peace Pagoda 40th Anniversary Ceremony
    21/06/2020
    Celebrate the 40th anniversary of the first Peace Pagoda in the western hemisphere.
  • RYA Basic Skills (Level 2)
    04/07/2020 - 05/07/2020
    The RYA Basic Skills course is designed to teach participants aged 16+, how to sail the boat solo
  • RYA Powerboat Level 2
    Various Dates
    A weekend improvers course to get you on the road to becoming an independent powerboat driver, building on the skills learned in the Level 1 course, and introducing new techniques.
  • RYA Start Sailing (Level 1)
    Various Dates
    The RYA Start Sailing course is for participants aged 16+ who are looking to take their first steps in the sailing world
  • RYA Start Windsurfing
    Various Dates
    Take the first step towards experiencing the thrills and spills of sailing a windsurf board
  • Sailing Week
    Various Dates
    Our Sailing week is a five-day adventure, taking beginners to advanced sailors helping them progress to the next level
  • Seaside in the City
    21/08/2020
    Dress up as your favourite underwater character and join the rangers for a family fun afternoon with games and activities around the lake. Try free taster sessions of activities available at Willen Lake
  • Splash 'n' Play
    Various Dates
    1 x Child Ticket for Spash 'n' Play a single session
  • Splash 'n' Play - Birthday party
    Various Dates
    Our one hour birthday parties
  • Splash 'n' Play - Private hire
    Various Dates
    One hour of private hire is £120 for up to 20 children (and you can add additional children for just £4 each)
  • Treetop Extreme - Adventure
    Various Dates
    Our new all-inclusive Adventure experience at Treetop Extreme includes: CLIMB - our 10 metre climbing wall SWING - across the Adventure level course JUMP - from our 13 metre freefall simulator  Minimum height 1
  • Treetop Extreme - Explorer
    Various Dates
    Our new all-inclusive Explorer experience at Treetop Extreme includes: SWING - across the Explorer level course JUMP - from our 13 metre freefall simulator  Minimum height 1
  • Treetop Extreme - Extreme
    Various Dates
    Our new all-inclusive Extreme experience at Treetop Extreme includes: CLIMB - our 10 metre climbing wall SWING - across the Extreme level course JUMP - from our 13 metre freefall simulator  Minimum height 1
  • Wakeboarding - Pay and Play
    Various Dates
    Our Wakeboarding pay and play
  • Walking Festival 2020 - Figure 8 at Willen Lake (cancelled)
    09/05/2020
    Enjoy parts of Willen Lake North & South throughout this walk
  • Walking Festival 2020 - Willen Hospice Walk (cancelled)
    10/05/2020
    Take a walk by Willen Lake with the company and suport of the Willen Hospice Waking Team
  • Youth Sailing Scheme
    Various Dates
    We offer two-day courses for children aged 8-16 to work towards further qualifications in the RYA Youth Sailing Scheme
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