The Outdoor Swimming Guide

Over 400 of the best lidos, wild swimming and open air swimming spots in England, Wales & Scotland

by Kathy Rogers
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‘This is a perfect guide for expert swimmers who are looking to discover secret spots or for beginners who are looking for their first outdoor swim.’ – The Wild Swimming Brothers

The Outdoor Swimming Guide features over 400 great places to swim outside in Great Britain. It includes lidos, rivers, lakes and other stretches of water specifically designated for open water swimming. It’s the perfect guide for the travelling swimmer and an essential companion when heading on holiday with the family or children.

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Explore The Outdoor Swimming Guide and uncover over 400 incredible places to swim throughout Great Britain.

Edited by Kathy Rogers, this extensive guide covers England, Scotland, and Wales, featuring a diverse range of outdoor swimming spots, including lidos, rivers, lakes, and designated open water areas. Whether you're a traveling swimmer or planning a family holiday, this guide is your essential companion.

Discover hidden local swimming spots, plan enjoyable days out for the entire family, and venture into new areas of the country for quality outdoor and wild swimming experiences. Presented in a user-friendly format with ten regional sections, each entry offers detailed descriptions, practical information on facilities and access, and safety tips, all accompanied by stunning photography.

Whether you're a novice swimmer, a parent ensuring safe swims for children, or an experienced swimmer seeking new challenges, The Outdoor Swimming Guide is your go-to resource for aquatic adventures. Don't set off on your next swimming excursion without it!


Kathy Rogersis a guidebook researcher at Vertebrate Publishing. She researches and writes content for books and guidemaps about long-distance trails, such as the Tour du Mont Blanc and Hadrian’s Wall Path. She is an enthusiastic, if unaccomplished, walker, fellrunner and cyclist and when not at her desk, is usually found knee-deep in a bog in the Peak District.

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