Return evening stroll to Yateley Lakes, 5 miles, easy

June 28, 2022 @ 7:20 pm
Blackwater station car park (adjacent to Platform 1)
Station Approach
Blackwater, Camberley GU17 9AD
Jen H.

We’re off to visit Swan Lake Park and Cormorant Island River Valley Lake.

Booking is required for this walk, via the form here.

Pace: gentle.

Please note the updated start time of 19:20.

Walk details

We’re off to visit Swan Lake Park and Cormorant Island River Valley Lake – which are great nature reserves, and good for bird watching! We set off from Blackwater station and pick up the Blackwater Valley Path which is a short distance away, and we follow it until we reach Swan Lake Park, then cross over into Cormorant Island River Valley Lake. On the return we shall meander through Shepherd Meadows and Sandhurst Memorial Park before heading back to the station.

Travel details

By public transport

If catching the train from Reading, please take the 19:01 departure which arrives at Blackwater at 19:19.

By car

There is a car park at Blackwater station which is free after 19:00.


  • If you or someone else from your household has COVID-19 symptoms, please do not attend.
  • Please bring a drink and a snack.
  • It might be muddy – please wear suitable footwear.
  • Please feel free to contact the leader with queries about the walk, or if you are delayed on the day.