Activities and Camping

Great days out with South West Lakes Trust

We have five Activity Centres across the region, where you can hire watersports equipment, launch your own craft or learn something new with our friendly and qualified instructors:

Extend your stay and camp at Roadford Campsite, Siblyback Campsite, Stithians Campsite, Tamar Campsite or Wimbleball Campsite.

Our lakes provide the perfect setting for a great day out in Cornwall, Devon and on Exmoor. Venture along our trails, encountering nature face to face. Refuel at our onsite cafés with delicious snacks, cakes and hot drinks. Enjoy a wide range of fun things to do – try an activity on or off the water for the very first time, shoot an arrow or swing through the trees, discover paddleboarding or explore our lakes by canoe. Extend your stay and enjoy a night under canvas, create a family holiday packed with new experiences creating lifelong memories.

Holidays like no other 

Keep the whole family entertained with a range of activities on and off the water. Our expertly trained instructors offer superb sessions for you to experience a day out like no other. From canoeing, kayaking, windsurfing to archery and high ropes – there’s plenty of outdoor activities to experience the ultimate day out or holiday with the family in Cornwall, Devon and on Exmoor. 

#ItsYourOutdoors - come and explore! 

Download our Camping and Activities Terms and Conditions. 

August 2023 

Upper Tamar Lake Sailing Club are pleased to be taking part in The Great Hobby Weekend at RHS Garden Rosemoor, Torrington on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 September.

Visitors can come along and chat to members of our sailing club and learn more about how they can get involved with sailing, the benefits of the hobby and the social side of the club, where non-sailing family members are welcome to join. 

The club sail on Sundays, and also Wednesday afternoons.

Members are always willing to help those interested to rekindle their love of the sport or perhaps learn more about sailing.

If you would like to know more, please email Roger Heasman (Commodore) [email protected]

Further information can also be found on our website and on our Upper Tamar Lake Sailing Club Facebook page