Branching Out

Leisure Activities

Wealden will surprise you with its wide variety of leisure pursuits. Browse the categories on this page to find something of interest.

You can also explore Wealden's adventure parks, Knockhatch Adventure Park, Branching Out Adventures and Drusillas Adventure Park, all ideal for children.

Visiting Wealden's shops is a must, whether it is the local supermarket or an individual retailer. There is a full range of well-known supermarkets but Wealden can also offer the small independent specialist shops, including arts and crafts, antiques, local produce and farmers markets.  

For a selection of local produce and crafts, Wealden can provide this too.


Cuckoo Trail cyclist

Cycling is very popular in Wealden and there are several off road and on road opportunities. More information can be found on the East Sussex County Council website.


Boars Head Golf Centre

Wealden’s beautiful rural setting forms the backdrop to several golf clubs, including the prestigious East Sussex National Golf Club.


Wealden Fishing

During the season, there is a wide variety of fisheries and lakes for keen fishermen throughout Wealden, where day membership is available. Trout and fly fishing can be found at Bewl Water Country Park and Arlington Reservoir.  

Leisure Centres

Uckfield Leisure Centre

A range of other activities including swimming, squash, exercise studio, tenpin bowling and sports halls are available at the four leisure centres spread across the district.

Outdoor Pursuits

There are many outdoor activities which you can choose including, outdoor dry skiing, snowboarding, climbing, camping, canoeing, hiking, riding and kayaking.


Visitors can choose either a leisurely stroll or a more challenging walk. Have a look at our walking page for the range of opportunities available.