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On the
Water

From world class sailing to some of the country's top kayaking waters you're guaranteed to have fun in and on the water.

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Superb Sailing

On spectacular waters

Watch this video from Cornwall Marine Network, filmed on the Fal River, for a taste of the stunning sailing on offer.

Falmouth Finn Festival

Sailing at its best

The prestigious Finn Gold Cup and J Class sailing events, with multi-gold medal winning British Olympian Ben Ainslie competing in the Finn, are coming to Falmouth in 2012.

On the water

The area around the Fal River is made up of a unique system of waterways.

This tidal river stretches from Truro in the north to Falmouth in the south. It takes in the beautiful waters of the Carrick Roads overlooked by the magnificent backdrop of St Mawes and the Roseland Peninsula.

Here you'll find a dazzling array of fantastic things you can do out on the water. From world class sailing to some of the country's top kayaking waters you're guaranteed to have fun in and on the water.

Water sports are the staple diet of the Fal River and you're certain to find something that floats your boat. So whether it's a spot of fishing you're after or an exhilarating RIB ride, you'll find it on this beautiful river.

There's always a range of fantastic events taking place on the water and you can find the latest ones that are coming up by looking below.