Welcome! - Wintersett Lakes, Wakefield - Small, private Caravan and Camping Park for Camping and Caravanning Club Members - A Place to Enjoy the Peace and Beauty of the Countryside In All Seasons.


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New,  small, peaceful,  Camping and Caravanning club listed touring site in superb country park location - Anglers Country Park, Lake, Haw Park Woods and Waterton Trail. Open all year! Excellent access to abundance of  nature and wildlife.  Country Pub (Anglers Retreat) with real ales and log fires 1 minute away!  Lakeside Walks, Cafe,  Cycle Routes, Bird-watching,  Visitors Centre  in Country Park and Children's Adventure playground. Lakeside can be accessed from our own fields! Large rally fields available for exempted organisations. 


1st - 3rd May !!!!    A Very special weekend for Wakefield and Yorkshire    -   Tour De Yorkshire!!!

Wintersett Lakes is going Blue and Yellow for the Tour De Yorkshire!!!    www.letour.yorkshire.com 

Wakefield to Leeds Section Sunday 3rd May  - You can cycle largely off road  from Wintersett Lakes to Wakefield vantage points / noon start in Wakefield.   Weekend campers welcome.



Email  - advance bookings only  please - Wintersettlakes@aol.co.uk  or  07901 880095

Caravan/Motorhome normal rates  - £17 per pitch with electric  - £14pitch no electric

See us on UK Campsite too - www.ukcampsite.co.uk


 Follow two of our guests on their dream journey  at Mowhawk Dreamers Adventures....    jacquigem.blog.co.uk

What our guests are saying about us......thankyou so much!

'The site is a gem' - 'We will definately be back' - 'A short walk through the woodland to the lake and the views are stunning'  - 'You are assured of a warm welcome!'

Watch out for us on TV ! - We have been chosen as a photoshoot/filming   location for Practical Motorhome magazine!  -Practical Caravan Magazine has a current w article on the local tourist offer/The famous 'Rhubarb Triangle' - we are  in it!


 * Lakeside, Fishing, Sailing,  Pennine Trail,  and Barnsley Canal  all within easy walking distance.

* Term -time and midweek peaceful retreat  for adults only.

* Countryside family-orientated environment at weekends and school holidays with plenty of outdoors activities locally.

* Superb year-round location for enjoying this beautiful  rural area in all seasons.

Country Park  cafe  (open 10am to 5pm every day!)  Try Breakfast! No need to cook! (3pm closing in Winter)

* Golf and suberb restaurants at nearby Waterton Hall

* Easy  access for travel  to Wakefield, Pontefract, Barnsley and many walking,  cycle and bridle  routes

* Regular bus service in village (2 mins) - you can  leave your car behind once on site!

* Electric hook-ups  

* Please Bring a torch - we are mindful of light polution (our skies are  often suitable for stargazing!)

* Chemical toilet disposal point -  site suited to units with their own toilets and showers 


 What's On at the Country Park Next Door.........everyone welcome to join in.......ring 01924 303980 for more details

Cycle Hire now at the  adjacent Country Park  Visitor Centre £2 per hour between 11.00 am  and 2.30pm. 01924 303980  

Room on the Broom! - New Lakeside Adverture Trail - call for your activity pack in the visitors centre!


 * Wakefield District Cycle Forum has lots of local, organised rides for all abilities and route maps available etc: 

* Guided cycle rides  on 2nd Saturday (steady) and 2nd Sunday (easy) and 4th Sunday (challenging) every month! Meet 10.15 at the Squires Tea Room, Anglers Country Park Visitors Centre, Wintersett.

Here is their website address - www.cycling-wakefield.org.uk   - give it a go!!!!

                                                 Just Announced - Wakefield will be a start point for the new 'Tour De Yorkshire' cycle race 1st - 3rd        May 2015 !  - see the website for details of the Wakefield Route!!!   www.letour.yorkshire.com/timings



Marathon !!!!!        28th June 2015  From Anglers Country Park  - come and cheer  on the runners or join in!!!!




                                           "Wintersett Lakes"  -   A Country Park Rural Retreat 





To find us follow the brown tourist signs from A638 Wakefield/Doncaster Road -  to Anglers Country Park/The Heronry/Waterton Discovery Centre - Come and find out about Wakefield's own Charles Waterton - The  Very First Green Hero!

Postcode: WF4 2EB

Nearby attractions include Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Award -Winning Hepworth Gallery, Yorkshire Mining Museum, Sandal Castle, Nostell Priory, Xscape, Pontefract Castle and much more....please visit  experiencewakefield.co.uk (01924 305000)   for more information






( Sorry, no commercial vehicles allowed on site.  Due to site configuration no continental-type caravans  (door on opposite side) can be accommodated - sorry!)




Wintersett Lakes is Part of Goodwin Farms Limited - a family owned working farm dating back to the Doomsday Book!