Children’s activities at Lusty Glaze beach

Little ones and teenagers alike love Lusty Glaze Beach. The golden sand, clear blue sea and sheltered cove make it a fun, safe and adventurous haven in which to enjoy activities and games or learn new skills. Our instructors tailor outdoor activities for children in Cornwall to suit the age and ability of youngsters to make sure all children and young people have an enjoyable experience to remember.

Outdoor Activities for Children in Cornwall

With years of experience delivering high quality adventure experiences, our centre is an ideal venue for a range of kids outdoor activities in Cornwall. We offer packages to clients including school and youth groups, we also welcome individual bookings all year round

Safe Kids Outdoor Activities Cornwall

All activities are risk assessed to Local Education Authority standards and Lusty Glaze beach is an AALA registered activity centre.


Junior Lifeguard

Lusty Glaze beach is the national lifeguard training centre and delivers Beach lifeguard qualifications to an international client base throughout the year. Using the main points from these courses, youngsters aged 8-14 years get a taste of what it’s like to be a beach lifeguard during this popular activity. They take part in a simulated rescue in a safe and controlled environment, using all kinds of lifeguard equipment, including rescue tubes. Although the emphasis is on fun, there is a serious beach safety message and children are taken on a tour of the lifeguard facilities, taught how to spot and avoid dangers and stay safe on the beach.

2 hrs Price: £27 per person (minimum group size 4 x )


Junior Surfing

This course introduces children to the joys of wave riding. Children aged 8- 14yrs of all abilities are given surf tips to improve their technique and confidence in the water. The lessons are led by a lifeguard qualified surf instructor in a safe environment where we have exclusive use to operate our surf school

1.5hrs Price:  £25pp (minimum group size 4 x )




Junior Body boarding

This activity is popular with children with little or no surf experience. The small, soft boards are manageable for younger children and allow them to ride waves with ease and gain confidence in the marine environment.

1.5 hours Price: £25pp (minimum group size 4 x )

Prince or Princess of the beach

Allow a morning or afternoon (tide dependant) for this great group activity for children and young people aged 8 – 16 who fancy themselves as Lifesavers. This activity includes genuine Surf lifesaving training games with a competitive edge. The package comprises the following:

A beach sprint

Beach Flags game (participants race for a baton….there is always one less baton than competitors)

A Run/Swim/Run

Run followed by board paddle

A mock rescue

Beach Volleyball

£30pp (minimum 8 x)

Please note that children under 16 must have a parent/guardian present on the beach throughout the activity.

Kids Parties

What better place for a birthday party than a sheltered sandy?

Children get to enjoy a range of games on the beach under the safe guidance of an instructor. Party food and beach barbecues can be organised from £12 pp.

Price: POA