Is draycote open?
Is draycote open?
Gates open 7.00am – 8.00PM everyday, apart from Christmas Day. The cafe is open 10.00am – 6.00pm (8am-6pm on weekends). Please note dogs are not permitted around the reservoir however they are welcome in the Country Park.
How far is the walk around Draycote Water?
Draycote Water Circular Walk is a 4.8 mile loop trail located near Rugby, Warwickshire, England that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for walking, running, and road biking.
Can you walk around Draycote Water?
Walking. There is a flat five mile tarmac pavement around the reservoir which is ideal for a leisurely stroll. The 24 acre country park provides plenty of space to play games and enjoy the outdoors. The Hensborough hill top provides spectacular views and is a great place for a picnic.
Is Draycote Water open to the public?
There are lots of activities you can take part in at Draycote, including cycling and walking. You can watch the sailing activities on the reservoir and view the surrounding countryside with the open slopes being popular for walking and kite flying….Open hours.
Is Draycote Water Flat?
Draycote Water must be Warwickshire’s best kept secret for road runners, offering stunning reservoir and countryside views. The Route is generally flat with a few short inclines, entirely on tarmac paths, and consists of laps around the reservoir and is suitable for runners of all abilities.
Are there toilets at Draycote Water?
Toilets: There are two sets of toilets, one in the country park and the other located at the bottom of the visitor hub; both include disabled facilities. Accessibility: Draycote Water has a smooth surfaced path that’s suitable for pushchair and wheelchair access.
Do you have to book Draycote Water?
Fishing: Draycote water is a great spot for fishing. There is a trout fishery on site operated by Fishery Management UK where boats and rods are available for hire. Day passes and lessons are available to book by calling 01788 812018.
Do you need to book Draycote Water?
Draycote water is a great spot for fishing. There is a trout fishery on site operated by Fishery Management UK where boats and rods are available for hire. Day passes and lessons are available to book by calling 01788 812018. Season passes and loyalty cards are also up for grabs for regular visitors.
When is the Draycote Water Sailing Club open?
Come along on Monday evenings from 5.30pm Find Out More… Draycote Water Sailing Club has its very own RYA recognised training centre offering the opportunity to try for the first time or develop any level of sailing, windsurfing and power boating.
How many race marks are used in Draycote Sailing Club?
A different and varied course is used each week with a sailing round the cans format using our 18 permanent race marks plus movable marks can be used. We are proud to have such a healthy turnout to weekly club racing that we are able to have fleet starts.
Can You kayak and canoe at Draycote Water?
Kayaking and Canoeing is only permitted at Draycote Water as part of organised sessions with Rugby Canoe Club who have an affiliation with our Club. Please visit their website for details.
How old do you have to be to race at Draycote?
Race duties at Draycote are rostered using DutyMan system. Only members (aged 16+) who have raced in the previous season will be on the duty roster, and with the new automated start system there are only 1-2 duties required per season. Map of permanent race marks at Draycote – Plastic maps for your boat are available to buy from the shop.