Aspen Lake is a former gravel pit, the site is 30 acres & the lake was originally 23 acres, work is now being carried out to form a 10 acre island in the centre of the lake with a 30 metre bridge leading to the island, once completed the island will be planted with bushes & trees & the banks planted with reeds etc. An Otter Fence has been erected around the perimeter of the whole site.