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Walking Trevelgue Head ( Download : )
Trevelgue Head
distance 1.49mi Vertical gain +62ft Vertical drop -62ft Durée 0h45 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Newquay - England

This short circular walk explores this beautiful headland, an Iron Age promontory rock with 360° viewpoint between Porth Beach and Watergate Beach.

Towan Headland and Pentire Point East from Newquay
distance 5.17mi Vertical gain +285ft Vertical drop -295ft Durée 2h40 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Newquay - England

This circular walk from Newquay explores the Coastal path leading to these two headlands with beautiful views towards Newquay Bay, the famous Fistral Beach and Crantock Beach.

Penpol Creek and Gannel Estuary from Crantock
distance 4.95mi Vertical gain +269ft Vertical drop -266ft Durée 2h30 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Crantock - Cornwall

This circular walk provides a good way to discover Crantock Beach, the Gannel estuary wildlife and a few paths inland. However, be careful, the entire loop can be walked only at low tide because you need to walk the Gannel Estuary for almost one mile! At high tide, you can walk the small loop named "Crantock Beach and Penpol Creek from Crantock" if you want.

Crantock Beach and Penpol Creek from Crantock
distance 2.68mi Vertical gain +138ft Vertical drop -135ft Durée 1h20 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Crantock - Cornwall

This nice circular walk is an alternative and shorter loop at high tide when it is impossible to walk along the Gannel Estuary. During this alternative path, you will discover Crantock Beach, the coastal path along the estuary and Penpol Creek before you go back using paths across fields.

Bedruthan Steps, Park Head and Porth Meor Valley from Carnewas
distance 4.65mi Vertical gain +755ft Vertical drop -764ft Durée 2h50 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in St. Eval - Cornwall

This circular walk using the famous section of the South West Coast path next to Bedruthan Steps explores as well a beautiful arch rock next to Hight Cove and Porth Mear before you go back using quiet paths in the valley which leads to Pentire Farm.

Hollywell Beach, Kelsey Head and Pentire Point West from Cubert Church
distance 6.87mi Vertical gain +453ft Vertical drop -453ft Durée 3h35 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Cubert - Cornwall

This pretty long circular walk from Cubert village goes inland following a stream next to Penhale Dunes and continues exploring a section of the coastal path along beautiful beaches including Holywell Beach and Poly Joke Beach. You will admire as well the Gannel Estuary and Pentire Point East from Pentire Point West. The return route uses Cubert Commons paths and tracks.

Cligga Head from Perranporth
distance 2.63mi Vertical gain +361ft Vertical drop -335ft Durée 1h30 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Perranzabuloe - Cornwall

This small circular walk along the cliff leads to Cligga Head with beautiful views at sunset. The return path uses a balcony path which goes past next to remains of mine.

Walking Dinnas and Trevose Heads ( Download : )
Dinnas and Trevose Heads
distance 3.12mi Vertical gain +213ft Vertical drop -230ft Durée 1h35 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in St. Merryn - Cornwall

This easy circular walk leading to Dinnas and Trevose Heads provides a way to discover this beautiful section of the coastal path including Booby's Bay, Stinking Cove and Mother Ivey's Bay.

Walking Idless Wood ( Download : )
Idless Wood
distance 3.17mi Vertical gain +203ft Vertical drop -203ft Durée 1h40 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Kenwyn - Cornwall

This easy circular walk close to Truro uses mainly tracks and large paths in beautiful woodlands.

Stepper Point and Pepper Hole from Lellizzick Farm
distance 2.48mi Vertical gain +266ft Vertical drop -240ft Durée 1h20 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Padstow - Cornwall

This short walk close to Lellizzick offers great views towards the mouth of the River Camel and Pentire Point. You will also reach beautiful coves and cliff holes including Harbour Cove, Butter and Pepper holes.

Brea Hill and St Enodoc Church from Trebetherick
distance 2.87mi Vertical gain +249ft Vertical drop -259ft Durée 1h30 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in St. Minver Lowlands - Cornwall

This short and easy walk from Trebetherick explores the beautiful coast next to the River Camel estuary leading to Brea Hill viewpoint. You finally go back to the village exploring the lovely St Enodoc Church on your way.

Chapel Porth, St Agnes Beacon and Trevaunance Cove from St Agnes Head
distance 6.1mi Vertical gain +945ft Vertical drop -958ft Durée 3h40 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in St. Agnes (Cornwall) - Cornwall

This beautiful walk explores Chapel Porth, Wheal Coates and Trevaunance Cove walking along a section of the South West Coast path. You will discover St Agnes Beacon viewpoint and St Agnes village as well!

The Rumps and Pentire Point from Pentireglaze
distance 4.01mi Vertical gain +581ft Vertical drop -584ft Durée 2h20 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in St. Minver Highlands - Cornwall

This beautiful walk provides a good way to discover Pentire headland following mainly the coastal path. On the way, you will discover beautiful points and coves with great views, especially at sunset !

Doyden Point and Castle from Port Quin
distance 1.02mi Vertical gain +108ft Vertical drop -102ft Durée 0h35 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in St. Endellion - Cornwall

This very short walk offers some wonderful views of Port Quin and Doyden Castle.

Around Trelissick Garden and Woods
distance 3.3mi Vertical gain +223ft Vertical drop -253ft Durée 1h45 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Feock - Cornwall

This short circular walk provides a way to discover pleasant woods around Trelissick Garden including Lamouth Creek and nice viewpoints over the Fal River.

Port Isaac and Trewetha from Port Gaverne
distance 3.03mi Vertical gain +423ft Vertical drop -423ft Durée 1h45 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in St. Endellion - Cornwall

This short circular walk provides a good way to visit the famous fishing villages, Port Isaac and Port Gaverne using the coastal path, typical lanes in Port Isaac and paths inland during the return way.

The Dodman, Gorran Haven and Portmellon from Penare
distance 9.23mi Vertical gain +1004ft Vertical drop -1001ft Durée 5h05 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in St. Goran - Cornwall

This pretty long walk provides a way to discover the South West Coast path in this wild and protected area including Dodman, Maenease and Chapel Points. During this walk, you will visit as well two lovely villages, Gorran Haven and Portmellon.

distance 2.86mi Vertical gain +361ft Vertical drop -361ft Durée 1h40 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in St. Goran - Cornwall

Not shown on the OS maps, the National Trust who own the land have created this Straightforward, easy, circular walk around Dodman Point. We followed up that circuit with a walk down to Hemmick Beach and back. A steep walk but perfectly doable! A bonus was the car park, National Trust owned so no charges there!