Stithians Lake is a firm favourite with windsurfers and sailors. The lake is considered as one of the windiest inland waters throughout England ensuring that it is the destination hotspot for beginners and experienced water sports enthusiasts alike. Stithians lake is located near Redruth in Cornwall, the lakeside environment means beginners can pick up valuable lessons/ tuition within the comfort and safety of our tranquil waters.
Visit Stithians Lake and try out a range of water sports activities such as sailing, windsurfing, kayaking, sup (stand up paddle boarding) and lots more. At Stithians you can take part in single sport activities or join a club, we also offer multi-activity days for birthday parties and team building exercises. The Cornish lake is perfect for all ages and abilities with fully qualified instructors on hand. Stithians Lake provides modern and well-equipped facilities for both on and off the water.
Visiting Cornwall on holiday? Stay at Stithians Lake, pack your holiday with fun filled family activities. Enjoy mtb cycling/ nature walks/ bird watching and a wide range of water sport activities. Stithians Lake benefits from a campsite adjacent to the Outdoor and Active centre with 24 hour access to showers and toilet facilities. Enjoy tasty treats from the onsite café, Café Nova serves freshly baked goods, light lunches and fantastic coffees. Take a day trip out of Stithians and explore what Cornwall has to offer, Stithians is located near Redruth and Falmouth.
Want to try some activities on your visit? Contact us directly for further information, activities are subject to availability.
Monday: 10:00 – 15:00
Thursday: 10:00 – 15:00
Friday: 10:00 – 15:00
Saturday: 9:30 – 16:00
Sunday: 10:00 – 16:00
The centre will be closed on Monday 26 September.
Saturday mornings :The junior sailing and windsurfing club will be running 10:00-12:00 until the 5 December 2015, we will then be taking a break and starting up again on the 16 January 2016. Sessions are £16 or you can pay £45 membership for the season and then its just £10 per session. Suitable for ages 6-16. Please contact us to book as spaces are limited.
Project Windsurf Sunday’s 13:00 – 16:00
The dedicated souls of Project Windsurf will be out on the water every Sunday afternoon from 13:00 – 16:00. Three hours of coaching on a weekly basis has made learning windsurfing fast, fun, and friendly. The sessions are aimed at anyone who would like to get out windsurfing with like minded people and get some expert tuition along the way. All abilities catered for,however some previous experience is required, if you are unsure of your level please feel free to call us for a chat or drop us a line on Facebook. For updates on session times and information please follow our Facebook page or call the Outdoor and Active Centre at Stithians Lake. Visit our club page for pricing.
Set Sail Sunday:
Want to get into sailing? Once again the popular Set Sail Sunday Club will begin in the spring of 2016. The club is open to all existing members and anyone else who would like to improve on their sailing skills. The Set Sail Sunday Club does require all participants to have some basic sailing training but if you are a complete beginner then we can offer a taster session before you join the club. Taster sessions are a great way for you to get an insight into the sport and learn from our fully qualified RYA (royal yachting association) trained instructors in a 2 hour session.
Sailing and Windsurfing Courses from £135 per person
These courses are the perfect way to kick start your sport. Cornwall is surrounded by coastline and what better way to enjoy it than on the water? Why not learn a new skill so you can enjoy the stunning location whilst afloat in 2015!
Annual Launch Membership : Perfect for committed sailors and windsurfers with their own kit and nowhere to store it.
Hire & Launch : Visit Stithians Lake and benefit from fantastic range of modern kit for you to enjoy the lake with.
Schools and Groups : We are fully equiped and experienced for school and group sessions all year round; from multi activity days to team building seasons.
Real time videos are a fantastic addition to our lakes for water sports enthusiasts. Keep up to date with the weather and check conditions before your visit.