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Enabling easy access to the South West's beauty spots

Siblyback Lake Country Park

Equipment Available: 1 Tramper
  • Inland Water
  • Country Park
  • Nature Reserve
  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible toilets
  • Cafe or shop
  • Boat hire
  • Dog friendly

A picturesque lake with watersports centre and campsite set on the edge of Bodmin Moor near Liskeard.

The Tramper can be used to explore the Multi-Use Trail (3.5 miles) around the perimeter of the lake and through woodland, with great views and good access to the water for fishing.

  • Path surfaces - compacted gravel, tarmac.
  • Path gradients - mostly flat There is a Teashop serving light lunches and refreshments, as well as an informal campsite.

Hiring the Tramper:
As staffing varies between days, advance booking is essential to guarantee use of the Tramper. Due to the changes during the pandemic the Tramper is currently available on Wednesdays only. 

Call the South West Lakes Trust Head Office - 01566 771930 - before lunchtime on the Monday before you wish to hire the Tramper (or earlier if possible). Tramper hire may be possible on arrival if staff are present but this cannot be guaranteed. 

Payment by card is not possible at this location - cash or cheque payments only. Hire fee is £4 for 2 hours (plus the relevant Countryside Mobility fee - £2.50 for 2 weeks or £10 for 1 year - if you are a first time user and therefore need to become a member). 

Supported by Cornwall Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

As one of the original four Trampers that started the Countryside Mobility initiative in 2010, our Tramper at Siblyback was in need of a bit of a make over to bring it back to its original appearance and provide reliability for future visitors. 

We're very grateful to the Cornwall AONB for providing the funds in 2021 to give the Tramper a refurbishment through its Environment and Landscape Fund. It will make such a difference in enabling more visitors to enjoy this beautiful place who would otherwise find this difficult or impossible. 

Travelling to Siblyback Lake - Siblyback Lake is 5 miles from Liskeard Railway Station. By Road - From the A30 take the Bolventor junction, from Jamaica Inn follow road signs to Siblyback Lake. From the A38 at Dobwalls take the road to Minnions past Kings Doniert’s Stone, the turning for Siblyback is signed on the left.

 View a map of the site from or plan your journey using the map below. 

Contact Siblyback Lake Country Park


Siblyback Lake, Common Moor, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 6ER


01566 771930

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  • I think they have transformed

    Peter Gibson
    I think they have transformed this park with the walk around the lake. It a shame that they have not got free parking for the disabled as the view from the car park is wounderful. worth a visit if you are not local

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