Activities

SPECIAL EVENTS

There are all sorts of special events taking place across the Island throughout the year. West Wight is a great place to stay and plan your days out. Right on our doorstep here at Freshwater Bay we have Dimbola Museum and Galleries, home to photography exhibitions and a great selection of live music events including Dimbola […]


WELCOME BOARDS

Look out for the Welcome Boards with a map of West Wight. Locations include the Piano Cafe in Freshwater Bay and Off the Rails in Yarmouth.   The Piano Cafe, a cafe and mezze bar at Freshwater Bay, is opposite the thatched-roof church and just a short stroll from the beach. Homemade cakes are served with […]


THE ROUGH AND THE SMOOTH

Freshwater Bay, Isle of Wight, Freshwater, West Wight

Sea kayaking, coasteering, stand-up paddle boarding, river canoeing, mountain biking, archery… if you want Isle of Wight adventure activities for the whole family, West Wight has it all. Freshwater Bay offers spectacular paddling with remote coves, caves, creeks, sheltered harbours, sea stacks and the Needles not far away. Sheltered and rough waters in exposed tidal […]


WIGHT SURF HISTORY

Isle of Wight, surfing, Wight, history

The Wight Surf History Project celebrating 50 years of surfing on the Isle of Wight. The Wight Surf History Project tells the story of how surfing arrived and evolved on the Isle of Wight, and the lively characters involved in Island surfing since the early 1960s. In those days surfing was something of an experiment […]


Credits

All content © 2017 by Albany Associates

Editorial: Albany Associates
Photography (Gallery and Slideshow): Jason Swain