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Activities available in and around Bude.

Ivyleaf Golf Course and Driving Range

A challenging nine-hole parkland golf course in an elevated position, on the outskirts of Bude. You’ll enjoy breath-taking views along the North Cornish coastline and as far as Bodmin Moor and Dartmoor inland. A beginner-friendly golf course with equipment hire and no dress code. There’s also a seven-bay floodlit undercover driving range.

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Big Blue Surf School

Cyril and his team at Big Blue Surf School at Summerleaze Beach will have you stood up catching your first wave in no time! If you’ve some experience, you’ll move-on to your first turn, hunting for barrels and hitting the lip! Try the Sunset Surf sessions when the beach is quiet for a truly memorable experience. Private and group sessions are available, including specially trained staff to provide tuition for disabled children and children with autism.

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Atlantic Glass Studio

Atlantic Glass Studio is an exciting workshop and studio situated alongside the edge of the canal at Bude in Cornwall, with views out across Summerleaze Beach to the Atlantic. It's a collaboration of four local artists, Lesley Ann Taylor, Jane Trotman, Marie Glossop and Lotti Rains; who specialise in working in glass, pearls, silver and other metals and materials.

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War Horse Valley Countryside Park

Come and explore War Horse Valley – its farming history, its people and its Wartime stories and of course the place where the story of Joey and Albert was born. Fantastic WW1 exhibition and replica trench, with an audio-visual presentation by award-winning children’s writer Michael Morpurgo. Loads for the children to do: tractor trailer rides, vintage farm machinery, watching the milking, feeding calves, meeting Joey the horse and lots of different farm animals. There’s an indoor kart track and picturesque farm trail and tearoom.

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Canadian Canoeing with Atlantic Pursuits

We're all kids at heart, so why not take the plunge and join Sam Roberts from Atlantic Pursuits to learn Canadian Canoeing. You’ll have lots of fun and a truly great experience. Paddle sport activities are based on the Bude Canal (by the Tourist Information Centre). A discount is available if you’re planning on doing several activities.

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Beau Nidol

Beau Nidol is a small shop and craft unit alongside the Bude Canal with a gorgeous selection of art and jewellery made from glass and bone. In addition to the shop, Hannah offers four types of workshops throughout the year in fused glass, Tiffany glass, bone carving and stained glass. All of the equipment is provided, along with expert guidance. Take home what you make!

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Broomhill Manor Stables

Broomhill Manor Stables is a fun and friendly riding stables on the outskirts of the coastal resort of Bude.  We offer riding for all ages and abilities on well-schooled horses and ponies, which are well-mannered, responsive and enjoy their work.  Our experienced and qualified instructors cater for all ages and abilities from pony rides for the beginner, through to Group Rides for Experienced or Novice riders.

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Tamar Otter and Wildlife Centre

On your visit you’ll will see British and Asian Short Clawed Otters playing and being fed close at hand. Wallabies and Muntjac Deer roam the 21-acre grounds. There are Fallow Deer in a woodland enclosure, and you’ll come across Deer and Birds of Prey in the the wildwood. Check out the Meerkats from the walkway and see the Servals before walking to the Old Quarry and tranquil Quarry Pool. There are picnic areas and a fantastic Tea Room. The Centre, its conservation efforts and rehabilitation activities are funded entirely by the income received from visitors.

Surfing with Atlantic Pursuits

We're all kids at heart, so why not take the plunge and join Sam Roberts to learn surfing and body boarding with Atlantic Pursuits. You’ll have lots of fun and a truly great experience at Bude's Blue Flag beach at Widemouth Bay. A discount is available if you’re planning on doing several activities.

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Bude Leisure Centre

Visit Better, Bude Leisure Centre with the whole family this summer. Enjoy a workout in our new, high-spec gym, take part in a fitness class – timetables or on demand in our virtual studio, or bring the family along for a swim in our 33m swimming pool with fun features such as flume and wave machine. The poolside café offers soft drinks and food after your activity and really is the perfect space to watch the fun unfold if you would prefer to relax whilst the others burn off some energy.

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