Roadford Summer Programme

A Summer of fun at Roadford Lake

- 'Have a go' and 'Get into' Sessions
- Kids' multi-activity weeks
- Kids' club
- Hire our equipment
- Launch your own kit
- Miles of footpaths and cycle ways to explore
- Access for all
- Play Area
- Cafe
- Extend your stay and camp


With so much on offer here at Roadford Lake this summer, you definitely won't be stuck for ideas to keep the kids entertained.

Hire a variety of watersports equipment, launch your own craft or learn how to fish with one of our qualified instructors. Roadford Lake is also a popular Brown Trout fishery and is a great place to start your fishing adventure!

Now is the time to immerse yourself in the great outdoors, detach yourself from modern life and connect with your natural surroundings. Now is the time to discover the beauty beyond your doorstep.

The Programme - Available until 30 August

- Experience a different view of the lake and hire a variety of watersports equipment including kayaks, canoes, stand up paddleboards and sail boats. Hire is available 7 days a week. Booking in advance is required through our website. Please see 'Book Now' tab below.

- Do you have your own watersports equipment? You can launch your own kit on the lake from as little as £8. Self-launch is available 7 days a week and booking in advance is required via our website. Please see 'Book Now' tab below. Those wishing to use their own equipment on the lake require third party insurance.

- Our 'Have a go' sessions are a great way to try something new, gain basic skills and play games

- Thinking about taking up a new hobby? Our 'Get into' sessions are a great way to start

- If you struggle to keep the kids entertained over the school break, our Activity Weeks offer excellent value for money and are a great way to get your kids learning and participating in outdoor sports. 5 days packed with new experiences and filled with adventure - Activities include sailingkayakingwindsurfing, stand up paddleboarding and archery.

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Roadford Lake

Broadwoodwidger, Near Lifton, Devon PL16 0JL

bell tents | communal barbeque area | free showers | onsite watersports | play area | off-road cycling and walking trails | café | dog friendly

Just five minutes off the A30, between Launceston and Okehampton, you will find the spectacular Roadford Lake. Surrounded by countryside, and nestled amongst the beautiful surroundings of the Wolf Valley with the dramatic tors of Dartmoor as its backdrop, Roadford is the perfect location for your next family break.

From kayaking, canoeing, paddleboarding and sailing to windsurfing, fishing, walking and cycling – Roadford offers an excellent day out in Devon. Hire watersports equipment, launch your own craft or learn something new with a qualified instructor.

There’s plenty of fun and free things to do. Discover the cob shelter, spot a range of wildlife from the bird hides, whizz through the off-road cycle trails or simply relax and enjoy the spectacular views.

With a range of natural habitats on its shores, from Culm Grasslands, woodlands, old pastures and orchards, Roadford is a nature lover’s paradise. Flora and fauna can be found in abundance including: Teal, Canada Geese, Birds of Prey, Badgers, Bats, Red and Roe Deer and a healthy population of the endangered Hazel Dormouse.

Enjoy the stunning views overlooking the lake whilst tucking into a delicious treat from the popular café. The Roadford Cafe and Venue is currently offering a limited food and drink service from the cafe kiosk. This is available daily, 11.00am – 5.00pm.

So, whether you’re an adrenaline junkie who loves to get out on the water, a keen birdwatcher who is searching for that perfect photo opportunity, a family looking for somewhere to keep the kids entertained or someone who cannot turn down a delicious ice cream or slice of cake – Roadford really has it all.

Roadford Lake Activity Centre

Roadford Lake, Broadwoodwidger, Near Lifton, Devon. PL16 0JL


Tel: 01409 211507

Hire of watersports equipment and self-launch is available to book via our online booking system below.

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