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Lakes & Facilities Siblyback Lake

Siblyback Lake,
near Liskeard, Cornwall,PL14 6ER
map ref: LR201 238710

Opening Times

Siblyback Café 

Open daily, 10.00am - 5.00pm.


Outdoor + Active Centre

Click here for opening times.


SW Wakeboarding:

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Siblyback Lake is surrounded by the striking Bodmin Moor and offers a wide range of activities beside or on the water, rowing boat hire is a popular family activity. The Outdoor + Active Centre offers sailing, windsurfing and canoeing and provides top quality rainbow trout fishing. Courses for beginners and improvers are readily available, as is self-launch for the more experienced.

SW Wakeboarding is the first full system in Devon and Cornwall and the only clockwise cable in the whole of the UK! With the scenic back drop of Bodmin Moor it is a stunning place to come for wakeboarding trip whatever your ability.

Those wanting to spend a weekend at the site can make full use of the small but friendly campsite on the water's edge.

Permits for rainbow trout angling are available from the Centre, and boats can also be booked.

There's plenty more to do at this scenic lake, including miles of walks, excellent bird watching, children's play areas and a cafe overlooking the water, a tempting retreat offering delicious cakes and a variety of light lunches. Click here for opening times.

Cycle hire is available at Siblyback Lake April - October. The adult and child mountain bikes, child trailers and child seats will give an opportunity to ride around the lake on the 3.5 mile long cycle path. £8 per hour per bike or £25 for family (2 child bikes + 2 adult cycles). Child seats available for the adult cycles with a further charge of £2.50 per hour.  


For further information telephone:

Outdoor + Active Centre: 01579 346522

Cafe: 01579 343305

Daily car parking charges apply. Why not purchase an annual parking permit for only £30 to give you free parking at all South West Lakes Trust venues?  Available from our head office on 01566 771930. By purchasing an annual parking permit you will automatically become a Friend of the Trust.
  • bird watching
  • camping
  • canoeing
  • disabled access
  • ice cream
  • pay display parking
  • picnic area
  • play area
  • rowing
  • sailing
  • tea room
  • toilets
  • trout fishing
  • windsurfing
  • woodland walk footpath

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