Activities


SURFING
GB Surf School, Tel: 01736 711289
We are a mobile surf school based in Marazion, near Penzance, West Cornwall. We travel to the beaches with the best conditions on the day for the level of surfers we have booked in. We have all the equipment on board; surfers simply need to bring a towel, swimsuit to wear under the wetsuit we provide, and perhaps a snack for after. And a smile!
Smart Surf School, Sennen Cove Tel: 01736 871817

SAILING
There are two sailing clubs in Mounts Bay, The Penzance Sailing Club located on Albert Pier and Mount’s Bay Sailing Club at Marazion
Penzance Sailing Club, Albert Pier, Penzance – Tel: 01736 364989 www.pzsc.org.uk
Mounts Bay Sailing Club, The Clubhouse, Godolphin Steps, Marazion Tel: 01736 710620

ROCK CLIMBING
The cliffs around Cornwall offer a range of climbing routes so whether you’re an experienced climber or an amateur wanting to improve your skills, Cornwall will offer you the perfect location for your climb.

Compass West, Sennen
Compass West is a small family run climbing school  run by father and son Rowland and Mark Edwards, both of whom are well qualified, experienced mountaineers and rock climbers.  Rowland is a qualified British and International Guide (IFMGA. UIAGM), Mark is a (MIA) qualified mountain and rock climbing instructor. Both have climbed in many areas of the world and have explored and climbed thousands of new routes.  They are both dedicated guides and instructors and although they climb to a very high standard they have a great understanding for clients who are beginners or improvers. Tel: 01736 871447

CYCLING
Penzance and Penwith offer hundreds of miles of cycle paths stretching across the county to Bude. Why not hire a bike and get a unique look at Cornwall’s breathtaking cliffs and countryside. Bicycles can be rented/hired by the day or the week from several local operators, there are also some excellent websites covering cycle routes around the area. The Cycle Centre, New Street, Penzance Tel: 01736 351671

 

SCUBA DIVING

Penzance is the gateway to diving in the Scilly Isles. The Albert Pier in Penzance is the headquarters of the Penzance Branch of the British Sub-Aqua Club and  diving air is available here.
The British Sub-Aqua Club, 2 Relistian Park, Reawla, Gwinear, Hayle – Tel: 01736 850426
Penzance Divers, Penzance Diving Club, Albert Pier, Penzance. TR18 2LL – Tel:01736 365226 www.Penzancediver.org

GOLF COURSES

Tregenna Castle Hotel, Carbis Bay, St Ives (18 hole)
Tel:  797381
West Cornwall Golf Club, Church Lane, Lelant, St Ives (18 hole) Tel:  753177
Cape Cornwall Golf & Country Club, Cape Cornwall, St Just (18 hole)
Tel:  788611
Praa Sands Golf Course, Pengersick Lane, Praa Sands (9 hole) Tel:  763445
Penwith Pitch & Putt, Chenhalls Road, St Erth, Hayle  Tel:  754343
Hayle Golf Range,  1 Wheal Alfred Road, Hayle  Tel:  753655

FISHING

Treemeadow Trout Fishery,54 Deveral Road, Fraddam (flyfishing, rod hire & tuition available)  Tel:  850899

Bite Adventures, Going Shark fishing out of Penzance is a great day out with the chance of catching that fish of a lifetime like our best blue shark of 2010 of 186 lbs. The two main types of shark caught are the Blue Shark and the Porbeagle with the occasional sighting of the Large Tail Fin of the Threasher Shark. We personally have not had the chance to fight a Threasher Shark, but one was caught by commercial Fishermen last year of over 1000 lbs just a couple of miles off Lands End. Tel: 01736 741254 or 07816 844674

Viking Charters, Viking Charters offers a range of trips to suit all people’s requirements, from a 2 hour family trip, designed for families, new anglers and those who want a different activity to try on holiday to an 8 hour fishing trip, deep sea wreck and reef fishing for the keen angler who really wants that fish of a life time.
Tel: 01736 363423 or 07808 17394  www.vikingcharters.co.uk
Sea fishing trips operate from Penzance Pier.

WIND SURFING & KITE SURFING

Pasty Adventures, For Kitesurf, Powerkite, Surf & Guiding bookings contact Lee directly by email  lee@pastyadventures.co.uk or Tel: 07814501920
For all other Course and Adventure Bookings, please email j&m@pastyadventures.co.uk

CANOEING & KAYAKING

Seakayaking Cornwall, Join us on our introduction to sea kayaking. Interested to discover what sea kayaking is all about then this is the sea kayak course for you.  We will teach you firstly how to manoeuvre your kayak before setting off to explore caves, arches and remote beaches.  All the time we will keep our eyes open for Dolphins, seals and hundreds of different sea birds.  This is a structured course with a large emphasis on learning as well as enjoyment. ++44 (0) 1326 378826
Jeff’s Mobile:  07789 286 080 Simon’s Mobile:  07980 616 839 info@seakayakingcornwall.com

Penzance Canoe Club, The varied conditions around Penzance offer a safe environment for tuition in Mount’s Bay, through the Penzance Canoe Club, and exciting surf conditions for the more experienced on the more exposed beaches. The Penzance Canoe Club also provides training in the safe environment of the harbour and, on occasion, in the open-air swimming pool. Penzance Canoe Club – Sports Clubs, Albert Pier, Tel: 01736 740755

HORSE RIDING

Of all the ways to experience the beautiful places of Cornwall, seeing it on horseback must be one of the most relaxing.  Explore the countryside and the beaches of Cornwall with a form of transport which is ideally suited to the beauty and tranquility of this wonderful place.

Old Mill Stables, Lelant Downs, Hayle
Tel: 01736 753045 01736 753045

Tregurtha Downs Farm, Tregurtha Downs is a fun, sociable yard with a friendly atmosphere suiting all ages and abilities. Lovely riding through bridleways and quiet country lanes and only 10 minutes hack to the scenic Marazion beach which spans four miles long. Tel:  01736 711422 www.tregurtha.co.uk

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