Wimbleball Lake is located in Somerset and comprises of nearly 400 acres of water. The large lakeside location is centred within the picturesque countryside of Exmoor and offers a wide range of activities for all ages and abilities. Enjoy a range of water sports such as kayaking, sailing, and windsurfing or swing through our 40ft high ropes course set within Wimbleball woodland. The Lake is perfect for use all year round with vast expanses of water sheltered within the valley.
Planning a visit to Wimbleball as an individual, couple or group for the day? Enjoy a range of activities and hire kayaks, sup boards, sail boats and much more upon your visit. The safety of the lakeside environment makes our lakes a no1 destination for families on holiday in the South West, however, Wimbleball Lake still remains a firm favourite with schools and regularly hosts large events. Wimbleball Lake offers a great range of sporting activities to keep the whole family entertained, nonetheless you can relax and enjoy what Wimbleball has to offer by walking the nature paths, cycle off-road, bird watch, fish or visit the onsite café for light refreshments, there is also a children’s play area.
Extend your stay at Wimbleball and choose to camp or glamp in one of our luxury wooden glamping pods. Our campsite overlooks the lakeside and is situated adjacent to our onsite café. At the lake you can enjoy fantastic fishing, Wimbleball is rated as a premier trout fishery which offers the unique opportunity for fishermen to fish from the banks or boat.
Want to try some activities on your visit? Contact us directly for further information, activities are subject to availability.
Hire: 10:00 – 16:00 (last hire at 15:00)
Office hours: 9:00 – 17:00
Boat fishing: 09:00 – 19:00
Monday: 10:00 – 16:00
Tuesday: 10:00 – 16:00
Wednesday: Closed (Subject to open for group bookings)
Thursday: Closed (Subject to open for group bookings)
Friday: 10:00 – 16:00
Saturday: 10:00 – 16:00
Sunday: 10:00 – 16:00
A self-launch permit must be purchased during our opening hours and under a “buddy” system can stay on the water after hours.
Junior watersports clubs runs 10:00 – 12:00.
Go sailing club runs 14:00 – 16:00.
It is essential that you contact Wimbleball prior to your arrival to check hire is available on the day and that there will be safety cover for the lake as occasionally there will be large events held onsite.
|Wet N Active Weeks:||4th – 8th April|
|30th May – 3rd June|
|4th – 8th July|
|25th – 29th July|
|8th – 12th August|
|22nd – 26th August|
|Youth sailing – Stage 1||30th – 31st May|
|6th – 7th July|
|8th – 9th August|
|Youth sailing – Stage 2||2nd – 3rd June|
|28th – 29th July|
|18th – 19th August|
|Youth Start Windsurfing||23rd – 24th July|
|25th – 26th August|
|Adult sailing – Level 1||18th – 19th June|
|6th – 7th August|
|Adult Start Windsurfing||6th – 7th August|
|27th – 28th August|
|BCU 1 * (Canoe / Kayak)||26th July|
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.