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Alton Water Sports Centre

Thrilling, demanding, and a great way to keep active, we offer a range of watersports suitable for people of all ages and abilities. They are also a great opportunity to take in the stunning scenery of Alton Water.

Opening Times

Alton Water Sports Centre offers a range of water sports activities and events for visitors of all ages and abilities. You can have fun on the water but also relax on our grass slopes overlooking the water with a panoramic view of the action on the water. With free access to around 400 acres of beautiful Suffolk countryside and with walking and cycle tracks nearby; Alton Water really is a venue for all the family.
Rowing – enjoy our beautiful new 16″ rowing boats (max capacity 4 adults). These can be rowed using 2 or 4 oars dependant on who wants the exercise!
Canoeing – we have family sized Canadian canoes and one or two person sit canoes, they are great fun, particularly if you enjoy a bit of a splash.
Sailing – we have single, double hander and family sized sailing dinghies available, ranging from Laser Bugs to Laser Bahia’s.
Windsurfing – We have a range of boards and rigs suitable from junior to adult.
We offer both one to one tuition and RYA approved training courses for sailing, windsurfing and Powerboat.
Sailing racing – Come and have fun by joining in with our all year round dinghy racing for the enthusiastic sailor. Visitors are always welcome.
Special events and group activities.
Please check our website for details as we offer a range of special events and activities throughout the spring to autumn period.

Opening Times

Monday to Sunday: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM