Active Cornwall – Adrenalin filled days out in Cornwall
If you are looking to combine a bit of exertion with having a great time in this lovely county here are some ideas to keep you active while you stay with us. All our cottages include our own what to do guides, so you will never be short of active inspiration!
All of our cottages come with leisure club membership (pool, gym and Spa), so start off with those FREE options! Click here for more information on leisure club memberships.
But if you still need more – here are some ideas
Cornwall has a huge number of cycling paths. But the Camel Trail is undoubtedly our favourite
Hire bicycles in Wadebridge and enjoy a beautiful but gentle ride down to Padstow. This stunning cycle path runs along an old railway line beside the estuary. Baby buggies and tandems are available from Bridge Bike Hire. North Cornwall.
IN SE Cornwall we highly recommend Tamar Trails - www.tamartrails.co.uk
For more information on the camel trail and other cycling visit www.cyclecornwall.com
Canoe Tamar . Explore the beautiful Tamar Valley situated between Devon and Cornwall in one of England's last secret valleys. Canoe guides have the skills, experience and detailed knowledge to help you canoe every bend and rapid of this unique river. Canoe from Morwhellam Quay to Cotehele or reverse depending on tides. Not too strenuous but great fun (June to September only) - 0845130238
Tamar Sail - Leisurely sailing trips on the Tamar. May to September in an 18th century fishing boat. No experience necessary. 01752 840599
Calstock Boatyard - Callstock near St Anne’s Chapel. Why not go self-drive on the river Tamar? Cruise the Tamar under your own power. 01822 835968
Whether you are an absolute novice and would like to have a quick trek on the moors or an experienced rider looking for an equestrian challenge there is plenty to do.
We have a number of stables nearby to our cottages.
St Leonard’s Equestrian Centre – Launceston – 01566 775543
Trenance Stables – Newquay 01637 872699
Quads & off road karts, electric cars and zip race karts – try the Quad Centre at Menheniot Station, near Liskeard - 01579 347229. Also now encompassing Adrenaline Quarry, with one of the longest zipwires in Europe!
4x4 off road driving – Available in Callington. www.traxandtrails.co.uk. You can also combine this with Clay Pigeon Shooting and archery. Just choose one activity or let them put together a whole day’s activities for you and your friends to enjoy.