Water Sports

Water Sports – Activities – Things to do

In a county surrounded by the swell of the ocean, it’s no surprise there are plenty of ways to get out and about and enjoy the water. From gentle fishing to exhilarating surf, if you want to catch some good Cornish waves and get that adrenaline pumping, then Cornwall is a great place to choose for a holiday.

bude surfing exper

Bude Surfing Experience, Adventure International, Belle Vue, Bude EX23 8JP  Tel: 0777 911 7746

Guaranteed to make your surfing experience as enjoyable as possible with the highest standards in safety, customer care and surfing know how…

www.budesurfingexperience.co.uk           info@budesurfingexperience.co.uk


Tamar Lakes, Kilkampton, Bude EX23 9SB  Tel: 01288 321 712

Upper Tamar
The Outdoor + Active Centre at Upper Tamar offers sailing, windsurfing and kayaking for individuals, families and groups. Visitors can benefit from tuition from our qualified instructors, hire equipment or launch their own craft. The peaceful campsite is an ideal base for exploring North Cornwall and Devon and is perfect for families, groups and couples.



Mike Raven Surf School, 32 Seawell Road, Poughill EX23 8PD  Tel: 01288 353 693            (not the meeting place – for contact only)

Mike Raven former English, British and European surfing champion welcomes you to his Surf School in Beautiful Bude Cornwall
Join Mike and his Team of qualified lifeguards and Surfing Instructors at stunning Widemouth Bay.
Our surfing lesson group sizes are very small and we offer a excellent student to instructor ratio Raven Surf School in Bude, Cornwall offers surfing lessons at the stunning location of Widemouth Bay.

Our aim is to offer the best surf lessons available for all abilities, come and learn to surf in beautiful Bude in Cornwall, we have been teaching people to surf since 2004 and have passed on the buzz of surfing in to thousands of people of all ages and abilities come surfing with us!



Shoreline Extreme Sports, 11a Crooklets Beach, Bude EX23 8NE  Tel: 01288 354 039

Outdoor Pursuits, Extreme Sports and Multi-Sport Events is what we’re all about. Since 1979 we’ve been providing high quality outdoor pursuits from our base in Bude located at the heart of the amazing North Cornish Coast. Since then our range of activities and experiences have grown to make us one of the most established and highly qualified outdoor providers in Cornwall. We operate at the very highest standards being regulated and annually inspected by the Adventure Activities Licensing Authority.

www.shorelineactivities.co.uk               info@shorelineactivities.co.uk

outdoor adventure

Outdoor Adventure, Atlantic Court, Widemouth Bay, Bude EX23 0DF  Tel: 01288 362 900

Welcome to Outdoor Adventure! We’re an independent centre offering outdoor activities situated on the award-winning, unspoilt, rugged North Cornwall coast. If the location wasn’t mind-blowing enough for you, just wait until you’re getting stuck into our exciting and exhilarating activities!

With our expert team of professionals, you can enjoy a whole host of outdoor adventures from surfing, body boarding, climbing, abseiling, Canadian canoeing, kayaking, sit-on kayaking, coastal traversing, archery, orienteering, coastal walking, teambuilding and evening activities, too!

Now that we’ve whet your appetite, we hope to hear from you soon so we can share some memorable experiences with you on your activity holidays in beautiful Bude!

www.outdooradventure.co.uk               info@outdooradventure.co.uk


Roadford Lake Water Sports Centre, Broadwoodwidger, Lifton PL16 0JL  Tel: 01409 211 507

The Outdoor and Activity Centre offers, sailing, windsurfing, rowing, kayaking and camping. Our instructors are on hand for tuition, self launch and hire, please call the centre for further information or e-mail roadfordoa@swlakestrust.org.uk

The Centre here is a magnet for groups and individuals wanting to enjoy the water and learn new skills. Open daily in the summer months 9am-5pm and reduced hours in the winter.

Adjacent to the Centre is a campsite which caters for holidaymakers and watersports participants alike.



Big Blue Surf School, 35 Victoria Road, Bude  EX23 8RJ  Tel: 01288 331 764

We are based in Bude, North Cornwall and have been teaching people to surf for over 10 years. In that time we have safely and successfully introduced almost 30,000 men, women and children to our wonderful sport. Many return to us year after year.
So you’re thinking of learning to surf? Great! Whether you are looking for a great family day out in the South West or for surfing lessons for your kids, for your school, just for women and girls, or as a group or corporate event, then you’ve come to the right place. As long as you are over 8 years old, are reasonably fit and can swim 50 metres we can teach you to surf.

www.bigbluesurfschool.co.uk                info@bigbluesurfschool.co.uk

sandy mouth surf school

Sandymouth Surf School, Sandymouth Beach, Bude  Tel: 07870 472 448

Welcome to Sandymouth Surf School
Based at Sandymouth Beach on the North Cornwall coast near the Devon border, we offer surfing lessons for all standards to groups and individuals.



Bude Canoe Experience, (Paul Clark), Southcombe Farm, Staddon Road, Holsworthy, EX22 6NH  Tel: 07595 922 248

A Bude Canoe Experience is great fun for everyone, paddling open canoes on the Bude Canal, North Cornwall.
No experience or special clothing required.
You will learn the basics of canoe paddling and head off on a canoe journey to explore, see wildlife, and practice a variety of canoeing skills.
The Bude Canal is very scenic, has a terrific amount of wildlife and interesting history.  You will see the countryside from a new and exciting perspective. Common sights include jumping fish, Heron, Kingfisher, Moorhen, Cormorant, Warblers, Ducks, Geese, Dragon fly,  and if you are really lucky maybe an Otter, Water Vole or Snake! 

The experience includes all equipment and a fully qualified guide.



Ruby Country Partnership is pleased to be supporting these businesses and would like to support more. If you are interested in working with Ruby Country Partnership to develop and promote your business please contact us at Holsworthy Information Centre on 01409 254185 or email us at info@ridetherubycountry.co.uk



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