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Best Water Sports In Devon

We've rounded up the best water sports in Devon in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 11 Devon water sports to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including beaches. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the water sports we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

Find your perfect day out

Haven Banks Outdoor Education Centre

  • Exeter
  • Outdoor
  • Water Sports

Haven Banks Outdoor Education Centre Get outdoors and active. Come to Haven Banks and try paddling a canoe on the river, or climbing our 23 metre tow...

Decoy Country Park

  • Newton Abbot
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Decoy Country Park provides an opportunity to enjoy formal playing fields and a large children's play area with a seasonal water play feature which o...

Roadford Lake Country Park

  • Lifton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

With over 730 acres of water, Roadford Lake  is a spectacular lake set on the edge of Dartmoor between Okehampton and Launceston offering a wide rang...

Reach Outdoors

  • Paignton
  • Outdoor
  • Water Sports

Devon Activities is located in the heart of the South West and offers a variety of activities for different ages. The staff are energetic, flexible a...

Wimbleball Lake Country Park

  • Dulverton
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Wimbleball Lake, Exmoor offers a variety of activities both on and off the water for all abilities. There's plenty to do at this scenic lake, includi...

Tamar Lakes Country Park

  • Bude
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Tamar Lakes are conveniently located just inland from the coastal resort of Bude. The fun, relaxed atmosphere makes it a great location to learn a ne...

Atlantic Pursuits

  • Bude
  • Outdoor
  • Water Sports

At Atlantic Pursuits swap the boredom for the buzz and try out a new adrenaline hobby, with no experience or superhero fitness required and full tuit...

Channel Adventure Taunton

  • Taunton
  • Outdoor
  • Water Sports

Somerset is a gorgeous place for a day out with the family. Why not try something different this time and explore the area by water with Channel Adve...



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Adrenalin Quarry

  • Liskeard
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Bring thrills into your day out with the kids! Enjoy an action-packed experience at Adrenalin Quarry - Cornwall’s activity hub for daredevil families...

Channel Adventure Minehead

  • Minehead
  • Outdoor
  • Water Sports

Channel Adventure Minehead offers safe and fun outdoor activities on the beautiful Somerset coast. Qualified, experienced staff & high quality eq...

Middlemoor Water Park

  • Woolavington
  • Outdoor
  • Water Sports

A super friendly crew of aquatic masters offering expert tuition to get you started on their water ski, wakeboard, jet ski and karting facilities! Ev...

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