Archery

    Fancy adding another string to your bow? Come and and learn the skill of archery. Suitable for children aged 8 + and adults alike these sessions will teach you to hold and use the bow, perfect your aim and hit the target! 

    Our Archery sessions are all instructor led and take place in our dedicated Archery paddock, this safe environment, a short distance from the lake, is the perfect place to give this challenging sport a try. 

    We also run taster sessions throughout the year, and can offer private lessons and group bookings too!

    Due to the Government restrictions around Covid-19 we have implemented the following changes to keep both our staff and customers safe:

    • Sessions have been adapted, offering reduced capacities to support social distancing.
    • Enhanced cleaning regime in place for equipment.
    • Bookings must be made in advance online or by phone.
    • Visitors are asked to follow signage instructions onsite and follow social distancing.
    • Hand sanitiser is available on arrival, exit and each course level.
    • There will be no spectators welcome (unless they are a parent or guardian of an under 16).
    • There will be no access to changing rooms – participants should arrive “ready to go”, change in car or use a poncho or suitable towel to change in outdoor spaces if applicable.
    • Limited toilet facilities will be available on site.
    • If you are showing any symptoms of Covid-19 please do not attend your session and follow the Government advice to self-isolate.

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    Have a question? Email us if it is not answered below.


    Discover our parks

    • Willen Lake South

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      Willen Lake is Milton Keynes’ most popular park. Visitors take part in watersports activities, go cycling, enjoy the playground, try the high ropes course or simply picnic along Willen’s shores. It’s a great place to entertain all ages of family and friends, whether it’s a visit to the café or restaurant, a stroll, trying a beginners’ course in sailing or hiring a pedalo or bike.

      Refreshments
      The one4six café and The Lakeside Pub operated by Fayre and Square.

    • Poplar Plantation

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      The Poplar Plantation was created during one of the city’s earliest plantation schemes, in 1971. Covering around six hectares it features a wide variety of different types of poplar as well as some cricket bat willows.

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      There are no facilities in the Poplar Plantation but Willen Lake is just a short walk away.

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