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Ranked #1 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Water sports
Owner description: Newquay Activity Centre is a first class provider of fantastic activities and adventures in Newquay, Cornwall.Newquay... more » Owner description: Newquay Activity Centre is a first class provider of fantastic activities and adventures in Newquay, Cornwall.Newquay Activity Centre is home to the English Surf School, the Bodyboard School and Coastline Coasteering. Choose from surfing, bodyboarding, coasteering & other activities for individuals or groups. We are perfectly located on Headland Road overlooking Fistral Beach, a great base for all your adventurous activities! « less
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Ranked #2 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Surfing & windsurfing
Kingsurf surf school is North Cornwall's favourite fun and friendly activity. Come and surf with us and live the dream!
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Ranked #3 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Water sports
Owner description: Bodyboard-holidays offer the chance to learn or improve your bodyboarding under the watchful eye of our experienced,... more » Owner description: Bodyboard-holidays offer the chance to learn or improve your bodyboarding under the watchful eye of our experienced, qualified, insured coaching team. We choose locations that offer awesome waves, beaches, culture and environment and package it together to give you the bodyboarding holiday of a lifetime. With over 20 years international travel experience and having coached all abilities up to British team standard we can help you improve fast. Locations such as Costa Rica, Bali, Nicaragua, Morocco, Ireland and more hand picked due to our knowledge and experience in the location. « less
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Ranked #4 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Surfing & windsurfing
Owner description: At Big Green Surf School we pride ourselves in giving loads of personal attention in the water to ensure you're getting the... more » Owner description: At Big Green Surf School we pride ourselves in giving loads of personal attention in the water to ensure you're getting the most out of your surfing. With amazing accommodation available in-house at Base Surf Lodge we've got everything you need to make the most out of your time in Newquay. Come and join us at Newquay's Premier Surf Experience! « less
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Ranked #5 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: If you're visiting West Cornwall, be sure to come and take a tour with us! We are the UK's most westerly coasteering centre,... more » Owner description: If you're visiting West Cornwall, be sure to come and take a tour with us! We are the UK's most westerly coasteering centre, and are spoilt with the awesome granite cliffs of the Lands End peninsula right on our doorstep. Come with Kernow Coasteering to explore the coastline up close and personal! Coasteering is the UK's fastest growing adventure activity and combines swimming, scrambling and jumping your way along the cliff-line, whilst exploring sheer ciffs, hidden caves and arches, as well as giving you a chance to see wildlife and experience the environment first hand. Coasteering is suitable for a wide range of abilities and ages, and is suitable for families, groups, individuals, parties, stage and hen dos and just about anyone else. So long as you can swim 50m in a swimming pool and have a reasonable level of fitness, you're ready to coasteer! Please note that children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Don't miss the chance to experience Cornwall in this truly unforgettable way! « less
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Ranked #6 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Horseback Riding Stables; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: Polmartin Riding is a BHS Approved Riding School and Training Centre in Cornwall. We offer fantastic riding experiences for... more » Owner description: Polmartin Riding is a BHS Approved Riding School and Training Centre in Cornwall. We offer fantastic riding experiences for abilities - from complete beginners to expert riders. Riding lessons and trekking is available all year round and we have fabulous horses and ponies to suit all sizes so the whole family (min age 5 years) can enjoy a ride out together. All of the riding out is along our own scenic tracks and trails offering stunning views of the Cornish countryside and all completely traffic free. « less
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Ranked #7 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Surfing & windsurfing
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Koru Kayaking (St Agnes)
Ranked #8 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Kayaking & canoeing
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Ranked #9 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Tours; Water sports
Owner description: Take the plunge into a different part of Cornwall. Explore the Lizard peninsula by kayak, coasteering or climbing. Immerse... more » Owner description: Take the plunge into a different part of Cornwall. Explore the Lizard peninsula by kayak, coasteering or climbing. Immerse yourself in nature and re-connect with your natural environment. Suitable for all abilities aged 8 upwards. We design bespoke packages for families, school groups, team building events & individuals. Our sessions are fully guided and last from 3 hrs up to a residential week. « less
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Ranked #10 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: No.1 Adventure Activity Centre. We are the specialists in water,rock,wind & land based activities across Newquay and... more » Owner description: No.1 Adventure Activity Centre. We are the specialists in water,rock,wind & land based activities across Newquay and Cornwall.Vertical Descents is ideally situated for your fun packed day out wherever you are. We run over 20 activities with our Coasteering Centre, Surf School, Kite School, Kayaking & Surf Rafting Centres. With numerous other activities we have your holiday adventure covered for all groups, ages and abilities to suit your needs. With trips running an all year round we offer tailor-made packages including multi-activity days, stag/hen packages including accommodation, military adventure training, school/scout group residential's and corporate events. With centres also across Scotland too. All our centres are AALA Licensed to take juniors on adventurous activities.We are also a part of the National Coasteering Charter. « less
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Smart Surf School (Sennen Cove)
Ranked #11 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Surfing & windsurfing
Owner description: Thank you for checking us out More of a lifestyle than a business. On the beach Since the year 2K, the Smart Surf School is... more » Owner description: Thank you for checking us out More of a lifestyle than a business. On the beach Since the year 2K, the Smart Surf School is ran by a local family who are highly experienced surf instructors, ex Sennen beach lifeguards and British professional surfers (including a British champion) We have 'Dude' and 'Dudette' surf coaches and cater for all abilities, young and old ! Please visit our website to find out why 'Smart' people choose Smart Surf School.. Aloha « less
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Ranked #12 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Surfing & windsurfing
Owner description: Errant Surf School in Newquay is dedicated to providing a fun, ethical, professional and safe service. We don’t do battery... more » Owner description: Errant Surf School in Newquay is dedicated to providing a fun, ethical, professional and safe service. We don’t do battery farm surf lessons – everybody receives personal advice and coaching no matter how big or small the group is and our highly qualified instructors teach you how to surf, not crowd control like most surf schools. Life is about living for your passions and we all absolutely love our jobs and this enthusiasm spreads like a rash onto every customer. Good times are guarenteed! « less
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Ranked #13 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Surfing & windsurfing
Owner description: Directly over-looking the southern end of Fistral beach in Newquay, we cater to all levels for those interested in learning... more » Owner description: Directly over-looking the southern end of Fistral beach in Newquay, we cater to all levels for those interested in learning to surf or looking to improve their surfing. From complete beginners to one on one coaching sessions, our fully qualified instructors are here to help you. Everything is provided for you to make the experience as memorable as possible. From the latest wetsuits to indoor changing facilities and hot showers. « less
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Ranked #14 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Surfing & windsurfing
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Cornish Wave (Newquay)
Ranked #15 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Surfing & windsurfing
Owner description: Learn To Surf With CORNISH WAVE Surf School. Cornish Wave deliver professional & authentic surf lessons to individuals,... more » Owner description: Learn To Surf With CORNISH WAVE Surf School. Cornish Wave deliver professional & authentic surf lessons to individuals, groups and families throughout Cornwall by offering a mobile surf service, delivering the majority of our lessons at Fistral Beach and Watergate Bay.We pride ourselves on treating each guest as an individual and invite you to share the fun and excitement of surfing with us.All surf sessions are delivered by Qualified Beach Life Guards and ISA Trained Surf Coaches. With years of instructional experience to draw upon Cornish Wave guests couldn't be in better hands. « less
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Crantock Beach (Crantock)
Ranked #16 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Beaches
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Ranked #17 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Surfing & windsurfing
Owner description: As Bude's original surf school, established in 1999, we have taught over 30,000 men, women & children. We're just one of a... more » Owner description: As Bude's original surf school, established in 1999, we have taught over 30,000 men, women & children. We're just one of a handful of Surfing Great Britain 'Centres of Excellence' and regularly coach British Team surfers. However, we specialise in beginners & improvers, focusing on superb coaching, great service and lots of fun. Our qualified coaches/lifeguards are chosen for their knowledge & passion & are all cleared & trained to work with children. All equipment is provided. You won't find a better surf school, just read our reviews! « less
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Sennen Surfing Centre (Sennen Cove)
Ranked #18 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Water sports
Owner description: Award winning surf school based directly on the beach at the beautiful Sennen Cove Beach. One of the longest running surf... more » Owner description: Award winning surf school based directly on the beach at the beautiful Sennen Cove Beach. One of the longest running surf schools in the country , Sennen Surfing Centre is the number one professional,enthusiastic school in the area.We are located under the stunning Beach Restaurant complex , next to a fully equipped hire centre.Full changing facilities are available. « less
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Ranked #19 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Surfing & windsurfing
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Ranked #20 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Kayaking & canoeing
Owner description: Canoeing - Nr Bude - North Devon and Cornwall. A Bude Canoe Experience is either a half or whole day of fun and excitement... more » Owner description: Canoeing - Nr Bude - North Devon and Cornwall. A Bude Canoe Experience is either a half or whole day of fun and excitement at one of our lovely locations in the North Devon and Cornwall area near Bude! No experience or special clothing required. You will learn the basics of canoe paddling and head off on a canoe journey to explore, see local wildlife, and practice your new canoeing skills. All locations are gorgeous, have 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, Coot, Cormorant, Grebe, Sand Piper, Warblers, Ducks, Geese, Dragon fly, and if you are really lucky may be an Otter or Water Vole! Unique! Paddling with Paul enables you to get off the beaten track and explore beautiful hidden areas. Something that you cannot do without a private guide. Great for spotting wildlife, being at one with nature and that spirit of adventure! The experience includes all equipment and Paul as your fully qualified and personal guide. If you don't fancy paddling on your own, you can be in the same canoe as your guide. Relax and enjoy a canoeing experience! Because Bude Canoe Experiences are for individuals and private groups we can make each experience unique for you. Just tell us at the time of booking if you have any special requests. Viewing wildlife and exploring the canal. For young families or children we can make the experience a great adventure exploring, hiding in reed beds, rafting, bobbing, sponge fighting, racing, rocking and sometimes walking the plank and swimming! Or just relax and let it unfold with your guide! If you choose a Bude Canoe Experience you will have a great time! For more information or to book see our website or contact Paul Clark your guide. « less
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Ranked #21 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Surfing & windsurfing
Owner description: Adams surf school in Newquay offers fun surf lessons for all the family from beginner surf lessons, all the way through to... more » Owner description: Adams surf school in Newquay offers fun surf lessons for all the family from beginner surf lessons, all the way through to advanced surf lessons, video analysis and surf lessons with our Adams Surfboards sponsored pro riders! We tailor make all our Adams surf school lessons to each individual to make sure you enjoy your experience and catch the surfing bug! « less
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Ranked #22 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Sports Camps/ Clinics; Tours
Owner description: Cornish Rock Tors is an adventure sports company based in Polzeath on the north coast of Cornwall. Specialising in... more » Owner description: Cornish Rock Tors is an adventure sports company based in Polzeath on the north coast of Cornwall. Specialising in Coasteering, Sea Kayaking, Rock Climbing and Powerboat tours, we are in the perfect location to provide world-class outdoor experiences in the most awe-inspiring surroundings, where the dramatic sea cliffs of Cornwall meet the Atlantic ocean. Set up in 2006 by two friends with a passion for extreme adventure activities, Cornish Rock Tors is now a thriving outdoor centre, employing numerous full time, seasonal and freelance staff from the local area.We offer tailor made adventure packages for complete beginners all the way through to seasoned adrenaline junkies, covering half day trips to multiple day courses in Rock Climbing, Coasteering and Sea Kayaking. The north Cornish coastline between Newquay, Padstow and Bude is our playground for adventure, with stunning venues for Coasteering and Sea Kayaking and plentiful wildlife to watch on one of our Powerboat tours. For Rock Climbing we have venues all over the south west; from the sea cliffs between Lands End, Sennen and St Ives, to the Lizard, Bodmin moor and Dartmoor.We cater for individuals, family groups, school and youth groups, stag and hen parties and corporate teams, and we also provide activity gift vouchers as the perfect adventure present. We are based on Polzeath beach, where you will find our giant stripy blue gazebo on the sand between the Lifeguard hut and the Wavehunters Surf School which is on the right hand side of the beach as you look out to sea. Please come over for a chat and see what adventures we can organise for you whilst you’re here on holiday in North Cornwall. We are proud to say that we hold an AALS (Adventure Activities Licensing Service) license for all our activities and that all our instructors hold the relevant National Governing Body Awards for all the activities we provide. « less
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Ranked #23 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Surfing & windsurfing
Owner description: Ocean based fun in the heart of Cornwall. Surf, SUP, Kayak and Coasteering activities in a fun, safe and friendly... more » Owner description: Ocean based fun in the heart of Cornwall. Surf, SUP, Kayak and Coasteering activities in a fun, safe and friendly environment. « less
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Ranked #24 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Surfing & windsurfing
Owner description: We are the only surf school located on the famous Fistral Beach, offering 2.5 hours for all abilities. Whether you are a... more » Owner description: We are the only surf school located on the famous Fistral Beach, offering 2.5 hours for all abilities. Whether you are a beginner who wants to give surfing a go for the first time, or someone who wants to improve their surfing ability, we will have a variety of lessons from group to individual courses. With a pay and display car park and no walking to and from the beach, Fistral Beach Surf School is the perfect choice. « less
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Porthmeor Beach (St Ives)
Ranked #25 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Beaches
Owner description: This half-mile-long beach with firm sands is a popular recreational area around St. Ives, where all amenities are available,... more » Owner description: This half-mile-long beach with firm sands is a popular recreational area around St. Ives, where all amenities are available, including beach chalets. « less
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Perranporth Beach (Perranporth)
Ranked #26 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches
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Porthcurno (Porthcurno)
Ranked #27 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Beaches
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Godrevy Head (Hayle)
Ranked #28 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches; Geologic Formations
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Ranked #29 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches
A favorite place for a family outing, this lovely stretch of beach overlooks Godrevy Lighthouse in the distance.
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Ranked #30 of 268 Outdoor Activities in Cornwall
Category: Beaches
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