Our lakes will be staying open for you to come and exercise. Local has been defined as staying within your village, town or the part of a city where you live. Please don't travel to a lake if it is not local to where you live. Read more
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We believe engaging with the natural environment enables people to grow. Our purpose is to protect special places for people and wildlife.
Our mission is more people having great experiences. Read more
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We know how important play is for children (and adults), especially when we are all at home. Here are some suggestions for activities that provide a bit of fun, time well-spent together, and ideas to get moving about in your garden.
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Kerdroya is now taking shape by Colliford Lake on Bodmin Moor in Cornwall.
The Golden Tree project was launched to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Cornwall Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in 2019, and will be the largest classical labyrinth Read more
An exciting opportunity has arisen to operate the café at Upper Tamar Lake, situated within a short distance from the north coast of Cornwall and Devon. Read more
The South West Lakes team at Wimbleball Lake is delighted to have been accredited with one of the first Dark Sky Friendly Business awards, as part of a scheme run by Exmoor National Park Authority. Read more