An Exciting 2020 for Siblyback Lake

  South West Lakes Trust are pleased to confirm the launch of a new operating model for Siblyback Lake. Watersports facilities will be returning to the site as a “pay and play” offer, with equipment hire available between 24 May and 6 September inclusive. This will include stand up paddleboards, kayaks (single and double), canoes…

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18th February 2020

Watersports Instructor Training Continues in Cornwall

  A new partnership between one of Cornwall’s leading watersports providers and a local sixth form is going to enable professional watersports instructor training to continue in Cornwall from September 2020. South West Lakes Trust and Newquay Tretherras have joined forces to offer a Certificate Level 2 and Diploma Level 3 courses, combined with practical…

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6th February 2020

Shaping the Future of Siblyback Lake

  Activities have been delivered at Siblyback Lake for the last 30 years and, during that time, new activities and alternative destinations have grown rapidly. In February of this year we made the difficult decision to cease offering watersports and camping during 2019.   Neil Reeves, Head of Countryside and Recreation for South West Lakes…

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23rd October 2019

Book a mid-week break and get a FREE Exmoor Hamper!*

  Camping doesn’t mean roughing it – stay in one of Wimbleball Lake’s fully-furnished bell tents and you can experience a bit of luxury while staying under the stars this summer… Book a four-night, mid-week stay in our bell tents between 10 June – 17 July 2019 and we’ll even throw in a free hamper…

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17th June 2019

Another Great Open Day at Wimbleball Lake

  On Sunday 9 June we held our annual Open Day at Wimbleball Lake, on Exmoor. People of all ages congregated at the lake to take part in a variety of activities, both on and off the water, including; canoeing, kayaking, rowing, windsurfing, paddleboarding, archery, high ropes and roller zorbing. For the little ones there…

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13th June 2019