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Cornish Rock Tors Ltd

Old Fish Cellar, Port Gaverne PL29 3SQ, England
+44 7791 534884
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Kayaking and coasteering at the quarry

We were in a group of 13, booked for sea kayaking but swapped to the quarry as the sea was too... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Best Sup location in the area

We had such a fantastic morning SUPing with Ben. He was friendly, patient, and good fun and we all... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Cornish Rock Tors is an adventure sports company based on the north and south coasts of Cornwall. Specialising in Coasteering, Sea Kayaking, Guided Swims and Equipment Hire, we are in the perfect location to provide world-class outdoor experiences in the most awe-inspiring surroundings, where the dramatic sea cliffs of Cornwall meet the Atlantic ocean. Set up in 2006 by two friends with a passion for extreme adventure activities, Cornish Rock Tors is now a thriving outdoor centre, employing numerous full time, seasonal and freelance staff from the local area.We offer tailor made adventure packages for complete beginners all the way through to seasoned adrenaline junkies, covering half day trips to multiple day courses in Coasteering and Sea Kayaking. The north Cornish coastline between Newquay, Padstow and Bude is our playground for adventure, with stunning venues for Coasteering and Sea Kayaking and plentiful wildlife to watch. We cater for individuals, family groups, school and youth groups, stag and hen parties and corporate teams, and we also provide activity gift vouchers as the perfect adventure present. We are based in Port Gaverne on the North Coast and Towan Beach on St Antonys Head on the Roseland on the South Coast. Please get in touch for a chat and see what adventures we can organise for you whilst you’re here on holiday in Cornwall. We are proud to say that we hold an AALS (Adventure Activities Licensing Service) license for all our activities and that all our instructors hold the relevant National Governing Body Awards for all the activities we provide.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Old Fish Cellar, Port Gaverne PL29 3SQ, England
+44 7791 534884
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were in a group of 13, booked for sea kayaking but swapped to the quarry as the sea was too rough. We were disappointed to begin with, but we ended up having more fun than we expected. The quarry is gorgeous, and the guides...More

Thank Adam_abcdefg
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had such a fantastic morning SUPing with Ben. He was friendly, patient, and good fun and we all had an amazing time. We'd only ever done this once before on a calm lake so were a little nervous to be out on the sea...More

Thank mikkil0u
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brilliant set up to enable visitors to experience either the thrills and spills of jumping off cliffs, kayaking in the surf or just to get a different perspective on the coastline and learn a bit about the marine life on the doorstep. Very easy to...More

Thank Flashbognor
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Two adults plus our fourteen old son and mate. We all did coasteering, absolutely amazing, the guides built our confidence bit by bit, took us in caves giving us loads shoreline knowledge, we were jumping off platforms, felt 100% safe this company is amazing the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic day Coasteering with these guys, Hugo, DJ and Hannah were fantastic guides, thank you guys 😃 Highly recommend these guys if you're looking for an excellent session of cliff jumping, sea swimming and cave exploring. Great value too, top tip though...More

Thank Nick S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went with these guys in May as wanted to get out on the water for a day. Dead easy to book (just give them a call, no hassles for us in terms of getting hold of anyone) and then just turn up, their hut is...More

Thank Stuart B
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We had a great morning with Hugo and DJ on 20.5.17. We booked the £40 coastering session. We are 3 mature but very game ladies in our 40s and 50s. Ben was really helpful on the phone when we booked. Hugo and DJ helped us...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Firstly it should be stated that all of the Cornish Rock tor activities are weather dependent. I was impressed by how flexible the team were at re booking our sea kayaking to a day we would have a better experience at sea. My group tried...More

Thank Nathan B
Reviewed 22 April 2017

We hired some sea kayaks from Cornish Rock Tors whilst holidaying in Cornwall. Ben was really friendly and helpful and gave us lots of useful tips and advice. The bay is absolutely stunning and a great place to explore.

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Had a great sea kayak session in perfect conditions. We saw dolphins and barrel jellyfish, Hugo was a great instructor and imparted lots of wildlife wisdom to us!

Thank peterjk22
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
We have a 3.5 yr old. Is this appropriate for him?
16 August 2016|
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Response from tpcharlie | Reviewed this property |
Agree with the post above (not suitable). It might still be worth contacting them to see what other activities they are able to provide which might be more suitable.