Kenwood Ladies' Pond Association (KLPA)
Kenwood Ladies' Pond is part of a chain of ponds, situated on the eastern fringe of Hampstead Heath just off Millfield Lane. It is the only pond on Hampstead Heath reserved solely for ladies' swimming and is open to all, including non-members.
Please note that the Ladies' Pond will be closed temporarily 3-16 October 2016 (inclusive) for essential repair works.
Alternative women-only swimming will be available at the Mixed Pond from 7 am to 4.30 pm (vacate facility 4.45 pm).
Users of the Men's Pond have also kindly agreed to admit women swimmers from 7 am to 8.45 am (vacate facility 9 am)
GENERAL OPENING/CLOSING HOURS INFORMATION:
Check the City of London website for more information.
Membership is open to all women and costs £5.00 per year - click here to join.
(Please note: paying to be a member is separatehttp://www.klpa.org.uk/events-and-activities.html from paying to swim, which can be done in cash at the ponds).
NEED INSPIRATION? Check out this fabulous video courtesy of Hanna Aqvilin
"It is December, 2015 and 6 degrees in the water. This is short film about winter swimmers at the Hampstead Heath pond in London. Most swimmers at the ponds swim every day year around. Thanks to all swimmers at the mixed pond, who wanted to participate in this film."
Main website photo owned by Denni Schnapp