Kielder Water, Butteryhaugh, Northumberland, England
Kielder Water is a large man made reservoir in Northumberland in North East England. It is the largest artificial lake in the United Kingdom by capacity of water and it is surrounded by Kielder Forest, the biggest man made woodland in Europe.
There are two main visitor centres at Kielder Water, Leaplish waterside park and Tower Knowe visitor centre and other facilities at Kielder, Falstone and Stannersburn villages. It is also one of the region's major tourist venues, attracting more than 250,000 visitors a year who come to enjoy the wide range of leisure opportunities on offer.