7 of the best open water swimming spots in and near Leeds including Leeds Dock and Yorkshire Dales

From Leeds Dock to the Yorkshire Dales, there are plenty of safe wild swimming spots to explore this summer.

We are lucky to be surrounded by so many idyllic locations and open water.

And as the weather gets warmer, we have rounded a few places in and near Leeds that will cool you off recommended by locals and our readers.

Please be aware of the dangers of open water swimming, how to stay safe and attend supervised sessions when available.

Here are seven of the best open water swimming spots near us.

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