Siblyback Lake

Explore Siblyback

Visit Siblyback Lake, located on the edge of Bodmin Moor. Surrounded by moorland and dramatic tors, this impressive lakeside location offers a great day out for families in Cornwall. Discover all of the fun things to do as you walk, run or cycle on our accessible path. It’s a 3.2 mile circular path that runs adjacent to the lake, venture through woodlands, build dens, spot birds from our hide and discover Siblyback Dam, everyone loves this megastructure! Don’t forget to bring the dog as well, Siblyback Lake offers a great day out for dog walkers, explore the great outdoors with your four-legged friend and become our top dog!

Great Food

In 2016 we fully renovated our onsite café, ‘The Rock Hopper’, offering light lunches, delicious cakes, coffees and more. There’s plenty of open spaces to set up picnics and let your children play freely. Explore our play area, find bugs, identify leaves with our activity packs and discover all the great things to do in the outdoors.


Activity Centre:

We always advise people to call us before making the journey on 01579 346522 to check for conditions and limitations. The centre will be closed over the winter between November and February. We are still able to take advanced bookings by arrangement.


Monday:                  Closed

Tuesday:                 10:30am – 3:30pm

Wednesday:           10:30am – 3:30pm

Thursday:               10:30am – 3:30pm

Friday:                    10:30am – 3:30pm

Saturday:                8:30am – 4:30pm

Sunday:                  10:30am – 4:30pm

Siblyback Lake, Common Moor, Liskeard, Cornwall. PL14 6ER

Activity Centre

Tel: 01579 346522


Telephone: 01579 343448

Come and try an activity:

Experience a great day out with the kids and try an activity on the water or in the air. Swing through our 30ft high ropes course, explore Siblyback Lake by canoe or try something new and discover paddle boarding. Siblyback offers the perfect destination for individuals, families, clubs, groups and water sports enthusiasts alike. Sign up for a course or join a club where you can develop your skills and meet new friends.

Extend your visit at Siblyback and stay at our lakeside campsite. The campsite is the perfect holiday destination for families, there’s plenty to do onsite or take a short drive and visit Cornwall’s iconic landmarks.

We offer a range of activities, events and courses.

Siblyback Lake is located on Bodmin Moor and is recognised as being one of 12 areas in Cornwall designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Common birds at the lake are, Chaffinch, Thrush, Geese, Mallard as well as some recent sightings of a Buff-Breasted Sandpiper and a Pectoral Sandpiper in September 2016.

Did you know, Siblyback Lake is managed by the charity, South West Lakes Trust.