Welcome to our guide to the most notable lakes and ponds throughout Gloucestershire including Cotswold Water Park.
Mallards Pike Lake
Mallards Pike in The Forest of Dean is a beautiful lake surrounded by lots of ancient woodlands. Mallards Pike is a great place to get out for a walk or cycle. There is a café that is located near the car park and picnic area. This is a great place for a family picnic, where you can appreciate the surroundings over a cup of tea or coffee.
Cannop Ponds are two large ponds, located to the north of Parkend village in the Forest of Dean and not far from the Sculpture Trail. The ponds, and surrounding area, are a popular destination for walking and cycling.