Reach Outdoors

Outdoor Activity/Pursuit Centre

The Seashore Centre, Tanners Road, Goodrington Sands, Paignton, Devon, TQ4 6LP

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About Us

Reach Outdoors offers outdoor adventure for all! We provide guided tours and lessons in Coasteering, Kayaking and Stand Up Paddle Boarding. We also offer a hire service from our fantastic beach front location at Goodrington Sands, if you would prefer to practice on your own. Our lessons start from just £30pp for 2 hours including all equipment and instruction. Reach Outdoors are an award winning outdoor activity provider and offer the best way to see the bay whether you are 8 years old or 80 years old! Call to find out more and start your adventure today!

Experience the thrill of exploring the coast from the sea. Scramble your way around the rugged coastline of the English Riviera, explore caves and crevices, and leap from exhilarating heights into refreshingly blue waters. Our half day tour (3 hours) is £40pp, this includes all equipment and guiding. Coasteering is a must do activity for all ages and abilities. Don't think its just for the extreme few! Our guides will keep you safe and bring you back raving about your experience. They are also there to ease you out of your comfort zone should you be looking for more of a challenge. There really is something for everyone! Come along and see for yourself!

Kayak Tours
Our kayak tours will take you on a journey to explore the hidden coves of the English Riviera. You will be guided by an experienced and qualified kayak coach. With our easy to use sit on top kayaks, no prior experience is necessary. 2 hour sessions cost £30pp and a half day (3 hour) tour costs £40pp. Depending on your interests, we’ve got a journey to suit you. Explore marine life, learn kayak skills, a spot of handline fishing, or just a gentle paddle. If your seeking a real adventure why not join us on one of our overnight wild camping expeditions, 2 days and 1 night exploring the remote coastline that we have to offer and sleeping under the stars on a secluded beach! If you just want to have a go yourself then you can hire a tandem kayak for £15 for the hour or a single kayak for just £12 for the hour. Safety cover is provided at all times. We've got something for everyone!

Stand Up Paddle Boaridng 

Come along and have a go at the Worlds fastest growing watersport in the safety of the tranquil waters of the English Riviera! Reach Outdoors provide fully qualified instructors to get you standing up in no time! We offer 2 hour introductory sessions (£30pp) or half day courses (3 hour) for just £40pp with all equipment and instruction included. If you've done it before and just want to practice you can come down to Goodrington Sands and hire the equipment from us. Hire is just £12pp for the hour! 

Every adventure starts with a call... Contact Reach Outdoors today on 01803 524 950


2019 Visit Devon Gold Award - Active and Sporting Experience of the Year

2019 Visit Devon Gold Award - Learning Experience of the Year

A Visual Guide is now available for Reach Outdoors,  The Guide is a site specific online tool to help people plan and consider their visit to a new place. The Visual Guide shows anything from functional information like entry prices, parking and facilities, but also highlights elements like sound levels, lighting types, spaces and bespoke features that may cause alarm or confusion.

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Coasteering Tour 3 Hour£40.00 activity
Kayak Tour 2 hour£30.00 activity
Kayak Tour 3 Hour£40.00 activity
Sea Kayak Wild Camping Expedition (2 Day, 1 Night)£155.00 package
Stand Paddle Boarding Tour 2 Hour£30.00 activity
Stand Up Paddle Boarding Tour 3 Hour£40.00 course

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


  • TripAdvisor AwardsTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2018
  • Devon TourismVisit Devon Awards - Gold Visit Devon Awards - Gold 2019
  • Devon TourismVisit Devon Tourism awards 2017 - Gold Visit Devon Tourism awards 2017 - Gold 2018
  • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2021
  • Regional and MiscellaneousWTTC Safe Travels WTTC Safe Travels 2021

Opening Times

2021 - Openings (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)
From £30.00


1st Nov 2021 - 1st Nov 2021

16 Week Instructor Training, Reach Outdoors, Goodrington, Paignton, Devon16 Week Outdoor Instructor TrainingOur 16 week Instructor training course will give you the fundamental skills, qualifications and experience to be employable within the Outdoor Activity Industry! Focussing on key Governing Body qualifications, we will help you to consolidate your learning so that at the end of the course you are…
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Recent Reviews:

  • J3528WPaaronf
    Trip Type:
    Excellent experience
    5 of 5 stars
    9th Sept 2021
    We did the coasteering with a family and friends group of 16, our oldest was 60 and youngest 7. Everyone of us absolutely loved it. We felt safe throughout the whole experience, with both the... Read full review
  • J3215GMjordang
    Trip Type:
    3hr Kayaking Tour with Bas
    5 of 5 stars
    17th Sept 2021
    We went on a 3hr kayaking tour with Bas. It was great fun and we got to see the local coves and learn more about the area and it’s history, as well as playing some games and rock hopping. We would... Read full review
  • F5209MZpeterm
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Fantastic enjoyable learning experience
    5 of 5 stars
    18th Oct 2021
    Theory backed up by solid learning experience on the water sea kayaking award course by Ash. Absolutely fantastic - enjoyed very much - recommended Read full review


Road Directions

We are easily accessible by car. Turn off Dartmouth Road and as you approach the beach there is a mini roundabout. We are on the left. There is ample pay and display parking in a number of nearby car parks. 

Public Transport Directions

We are a short (10 minute) walk from Paignton Train station. We are also easily accessed from the number 12 bus route. Simply hop off at Torbay Leisure Centre and walk on down to Goodrington Sands


Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age) - Minimum age: 8 Years

Establishment Features

  • Accept coach parties
  • Cater for groups
  • Cater for school groups
  • Equipment/clothing available for hire
  • Equipment/clothing free of charge
  • Experience level - beginner
  • Fitness level required - medium
  • Fully qualified instructors
  • Lessons/courses available
  • Toilets
  • Welcome single sex groups, eg stag/hen parties

Key Features

  • Coastal
  • Families
  • Groups
  • Stag and Hen Parties

Leisure Facilities

  • Water sports facilities

Payment Methods

  • All major credit cards accepted
  • Contactless payment accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Special group rates
  • Visa accepted

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available

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This Official Tourism Website is managed by the English Riviera BID Company Ltd.
Company number 10237792.
Registered address 5 Vaughan Parade, Torquay, Devon, England, TQ2 5JG.
Telephone 01803 211211

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