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Life at the Lake


Stocker's Lake,

Rickmansworth Aquadrome, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire , WD3 1NB
Every Thursday during the school holidays come along to explore the fascinating life found around and under the surface of Stocker's Lake...

Event details


11am - 3pm
A static map of Life at the Lake

About the event

Discover what lives at Stocker’s Lake with staff and volunteers from the Trust and Affinity Water, from cool camouflaged creatures and watery wetland wonders to fascinating floating flora!

Drop in for this series of fun educational activities every Thursday between 11am and 3pm in the summer holidays, with a different watery theme to explore each week. Expect topics including predators and prey, plants and pollution. We will have creatures to study and other activities to help you dive into different and exciting aspects of lake life.  

No booking required.   


Suggested donation

This event is free to attend. However, as a registered charity, any donations are greatly appreciated. We suggest donation of £3 per person for members and £5 for non-members payable on the day to cover our administration costs.

Additional booking information

No booking required - drop in event

Suitable for

Families, Children, Beginners

Know before you go


No dogs permitted


Disabled toilet
Baby changing facilities

Stocker’s Lake, Springwell Reedbed and Hilfield Park Reservoir are owned by Affinity Water and managed by HMWT. Affinity Water are working in partnership with the Trust to conserve and enhance their sites for wildlife and so that they are valued, used and enjoyed by their respective local communities.