A Sunny Day for Tamar Lakes’ Annual Push the Boat Out Event

  On Saturday 11 May South West Lakes, in association with the Upper Tamar Lake Sailing Club, held their annual  RYA ‘Push the Boat Out’ Day at Tamar Lakes near Bude, showcasing everything this stunning site has to offer. As part of the National RYA initiative, the sailing club delivered over 80 free of charge…

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14th May 2019

Glorious Weather for the Stithians Lake Open Day

  Beautiful sunshine and a moderate breeze provided the perfect conditions for this year’s Open Day at Stithians Lake. Families flocked to the site on Sunday 12 May to take part in a variety of activities both on and off the water, including paddleboarding, sailing, windsurfing, kayaking, canoeing and fishing. Pirate-themed face painting, provided by…

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13th May 2019

Activities in 2019 at Siblyback Lake

  Activities have been delivered at Siblyback Lake for the last 30 years and in that time new activities and new places have grown rapidly. We’ve decided not to offer watersports or camping at Siblyback this year. It’s been a hard decision because we know how much some people enjoy these activities but as a…

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25th February 2019

Wimbleball Celebrates Bronze at this Year’s Bristol, Bath and Somerset Tourism Awards

  South West Lakes Trust are delighted to announce that Wimbleball Lake has received a Bronze award in the ‘Active and Sporting Experience Award’ category at this year’s Bristol, Bath and Somerset Tourism Awards which took place at the Apex Hotel in Bath on Thursday 15 November. This year’s awards, sponsored by Bristol Airport, saw records broken, with a 30%…

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19th November 2018

Fantastic Café Premises Available on Exmoor National Park

  An exciting opportunity has arisen to operate the onsite café at Wimbleball Lake, situated within Exmoor National Park. Currently named ‘The Duck Café’, the stunning destination benefits from an adjacent car park, campsite, children’s play areas, outdoor activity centre, public footpaths, cycle trails, bridle way and bird-hides. A unique business opportunity has now arisen…

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14th November 2018