Activities in Bude, North Cornwall
Bude and the entire North Cornwall region have many things to see, do, explore and experience. We at Breakwater Holidays want to help you have the best holiday in Bude and you, like many thousands, will want to return year after year!
Please find below a number of the activities you can do on holiday in Bude;
Visit all of Bude's beaches (see the Beach section) and the fantastic free Summerleaze outside swimming pool. Open to the public and lifeguarded by qualified lifeguards each day (as possible according to tides), generally until 1st October each year.
For those of you who like a warmer approach try... Bude's Splashpool Stucley Road, Bude, EX23 8AR Tel: 01288 356191
Row a boat down the Bude Canal and treat yourselves to champagne and strawberries. Lower Wharf Bude Canal Bude Cornwall EX23 8LE Tel 07968 688782
Bude Bike Hire Pethericks Mill Bude EX23 8TF Tel 01288 353748 www.budebikehire.co.uk
The Camel Trail Cycling Pedal from Wadebridge to Padstow (5 miles, all flat) Or for a longer ride, start in Padstow and cycle to Bodmin and back to Wadebridge Padstow Cycle Hire South Quay, Padstow, Cornwall PL28 8BL Pre-booking advised Tel: 01841 533533 Bridge Bike Hire Wadebridge, PL27 7AL Tel: 01208 813050
Bridge Cycle Hire Eddystone Road, Wadebridge Tel: 01208 814545
The Tarka Trail Over 30 miles of the Tarka Trail is available to cyclists between Braunton and Meeth, using the old railways of North Devon. Tarka Trail cycle Hire The Railway station Barnstaple Devon Ex21 2AU Tel 01271 324201 www.tarkabikes.co.uk
See Bude Surf Life saving club demonstrating bravery on Tuesday nights - 7pm at Crooklets Beach (summer only).
Take a helicopter trip from Bideford to Lundy Island - thrilling! Tel: 01271 863636, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Ride a horse
Efford Down Riding Stables Efford Farm Vicarage Road Bude Cornwall EX23 8LT http://www.efforddown.co.uk/stables.htm Tel 07817 033 092
Broomhill Manor Stables Broomhill Manor Stables, Poughill, Bude, Cornwall EX23 9HA http://www.broomhill-manor-stables.co.uk Tel 07796 470 625
Gooseham Barton Stables Gooseham Barton Farm Morwenstow http://gooseham-barton.com/wp/riding Tel 01288 331204
Wet suits to buy or hire at Zuma Jays Tel: 01288 354956 www.zumajay.co.uk
Mike Raven Tel: 01288 353693 www.ravensurf.co.uk
Atlantic Pursuits Tel 01288 321765 http://www.atlanticpursuits.co.uk
Going to the extreme
Shoreline Outdoor Pursuits Tel: 01288 354039 http://www.shorelineactivities.co.uk
Mountain boarding Ivy Leaf Mountain Boarding Stratton, Bude, EX23 9LD http://www.ivyleafmountainboarding.co.uk Tel: 0777 306 9716. Offers top instructors catering for all abilities.
Ten Pin Bowling and Playzone
HarleQuinns , Stucley Road Bude EX23 8AR Tel: 01288 355366 www.harlequinns.com