learn how to windsurf in the south west with outdoor and active
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Stand Up Paddleboarding

Welcome to Outdoor + Active

Outdoor + Active is the largest combined outdoors activity centre based in the South West. Enjoy a family day out with the children and explore one of our activity centres in Cornwall, Devon or Somerset. Our range of outdoor activities offer a fun and safe environment for learning, you can join a club, become a member, hire a range of equipment or launch your own boat. Why not extend your visit and camp onsite, create an adventurous holiday like no other with an activity weekend in the South West. Our five centres are located in Britain’s beautiful countryside, you can venture the natural outdoors and enjoy walking, cycling or take part in wide of range of land and water pursuits.

Face your fears with our high rope courses or take the plunge with our fantastic range of watersports available, including sup, kayaking, windsurfing and wake boarding. Our range of activities are suitable for beginners and professionals alike.

Outdoor and Active centres based across Cornwall, Devon and West Somerset. The largest watersports and recreational centres in the South West.

Our locations


Come and learn to sail at Siblyback Lake


Enjoy your day out and kayak at Roadford Lake


Learn to sail or join our club at Stithians Lake


Canadian Canoeing at Tamar Lake near Bude, Cornwall.


Rowing and regatta events held at Wimbleball Lake, Exmoor.
Face your fears with our 40 ft high courses. Swing among the trees
Learn to windsurf with Outdoor and Active. Experienced and proffesionally qualified instructors in Devon, Cornwall and Somerset.
Learn to kayak within the safety of the south west lakes. Explore the Cornwall, devon and somerset lakes with a kayaking holiday.
camping int he south west, cornwall, devon and exmoor
Live the adventure with Outdoor and Active.

Enjoy and experience Sailing, Kayaking and Windsurfing today.

Days out with Outdoor and Active offer a unique outdoors adventure for all of the family, create memories as a family and explore the lakes of the South West. Enjoy a wide range of activities and learn directly from expertly trained and qualified instructors with our team at Outdoor and Active. Our lakeside locations provide safety for beginners and offer a controlled environment for people wanting to master their skills.  Our South West activity centres are popular destinations with families, local communities and national organisations alike.

Visit one of our Outdoor Activity Centres today: Roadford Lake (near Launceston), Siblyback Lake (near Bodmin), Stithians Lake (near Redruth), Tamar Lakes (near Bude) and Wimbleball Lake (on Exmoor).

Featured News

Annual Peter Bartlett Cup, Roadford Lake


Beginners guide to Windsurfing

beginners guide to windsurfing

'Love your Lakes' photo competition.

south west photo competition

Learn how to SUP, stand up paddle boarding