Rutland Water

Normanton Church Museum

Recreational Activities

There are four main centres, each with car parks, refreshments, toilet facilities, picnic areas, and access to many miles of footpaths and cycleways. The many other attractions include:


Take the A6003 Kettering to Oakham road. The Manton turn, between Uppingham and Oakham leads to the South Shore of Rutland Water, at Normanton. To reach the North Shore continue along the A6003, and on approaching Oakham town centre turn right at the roundabout to take the A606 Oakham to Stamford road, along which will be found the Barnsdale, Whitwell, and Sykes Lane centres. The Tourist Information Centre is located at Sykes Lane.

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