ACTIVITIes & adventures
Treval Lodge is the perfect base from which to explore activities in the local area or venture further afield to fully experience everything Cornwall and Devon have to offer.
SOMETHING FOR THE CHILDREN (and those young at heart!)
Hidden Valley Discovery Park near Launceston. Activities for all ages.
Crealy Adventure Park, Clyst St Mary near Exeter. Award winning family theme park.
Cornish Birds of Prey, St Columb Major. Get close up and personal with falcons, eagles, owls and parrots. Regular flying displays.
Newquay Zoo, Newquay. “Run wild, explore and release your inner animal” just a short walk from Newquay town centre.
Flambards, Helston. Theme park with plenty to do whatever the weather.
Blue Reef Aquarium, Newquay. Aquarium with underwater tunnel and 40 naturally themed habitats.
GARDENS - for those with or without green fingers!
Lanhydrock House and Gardens www.nationaltrust.org.uk
GOLF - or for those wanting to spoil a good walk!
St Enodoc Hotel and Golf Club www.st-enodoc.co.uk
Bude and North Cornwall Golf Club www.budegolf.co.uk
Launceston Golf Club www.launcestongolfclub.co.uk
Bowood Park Golf Club www.bowoodpark.com
Trethorne Leisure Park www.trethorneleisure.com
Trevose Golf and Country Club www.trevose-gc.co.uk
ADVENTURES ON THE WATER (or under it depending on how capable you are)
Coasteering - www.cornishcoastadventures.com
Surfing - there are plenty of Surf schools on several of the main beaches near Treval. We recommend Bude Surfing Experience for tuition and equipment. www.budesurfingexperience.co.uk
Kayaking - www.encountercornwall.com
Sailing - www.camelsailing.co.uk
ARTS & CRAFTS - or just getting your hands dirty!
Minack Theatre - this stunning outdoor theatre is located at Porthcurno, 4 miles from Land’s End but well worth a visit. Open for plays between Easter and September.
Tate St Ives - overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, this former gasworks is home to the second of the Tate’s regional galleries largely exhibiting work by modern British artists. Also under same management is the Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden. www.tate.org.uk
There are many local art galleries on the North Cornish coast particularly in Padstow, Port Issac and Newquay. Some offer tuition and pottery wheel throwing experiences.
Rebel Cinema - near Bude. Great for a rainy day this traditional style independent cinema shows all the latest blockbusters and is only 15 mins drive from Treval.
Segway Bude - explore the local area on 2 wheels!
Hangloose at Eden - located at the world famous Eden Project, Hangloose offers zip line adventures over the bio-domes; a giant swing, a 360 swing and more.
Adrenalin Quarry - Nr Liskard. Plenty for the fearless in this flooded quarry.
Kernow Adventure Park - an outdoor activities centre with wake boarding, assault courses, paddle boarding and more.
Cycling - there are numerous cycle trails across Cornwall including the Camel Trail, Coast to Coast Route, Tamar Trails or cycle from Lands End to Bude on The Cornish Way.
Whether you wish to ride across the moors, gallop along the sands or steadily explore the countryside via the bridleways, equestrian Cornwall has something for everyone.
Tredole Trekking and Riding Stables Boscastle 01840 250495
Hallagenna Riding Bodmin 01208851500
Boswell Riding Centre 0172673049