Navax and Godrevy Points

This walk explores the beautiful cliffs leading to the end of St Ives Bay and Godrevy Point in front of the island.

Technical sheet
No. 4046621
A Camborne walk posted on 14/09/20 by charentimoy. Update : 05/01/21
Calculated time Calculated time: 1h50[?]
Distance Distance : 3.38mi
Vertical gain Vertical gain : 354ft
Vertical drop Vertical drop : 344ft
Highest point Highest point : 240ft
Lowest point Lowest point : 39ft
Easy Difficulty : Easy
Back to starting point Back to starting point : Yes
Walking Walking
Location Location : Camborne
Starting point Starting point : N 50.235584° / W 5.367781°
Download : -
Godrevy Island Godrevy Point and Island Mutton Cove Godrevy Island from OS marker triangular point

Description

Park your car at North cliffs National Trust car park.

(D/A) Head to the path at the end of the car park, go straight at the first junction (follow the yellow arrow) and go across a field.

(1) Continue the path along the cliff leading to Navax Point and bear slightly left towards the OS marker triangulation point. From this point, you can see Godrevy Point, Godrevy Island and St Ives far away on clear days as well!

(2) The path goes past Kynance Cove (be careful, the cliffs are very steep, keep children closely supervised) and finally reaches the guardrail overlooking Mutton Cove below. It's very impressive! Walk around Godrevy Point with very nice viewpoints over Godrevy Island, the lighthouse and St Ives Bay. Notice that the headland is a Bronze Age burial site where a barrow was built.

(3) You reach Godrevy car park. bear left along the car park, ascend straight the large path going back to Mutton Cove. From this point, retrace your steps using exactly the same way to go back to North Cliffs car park(D/A)

Waypoints :
D/A : mi 0 - alt. 217ft - North cliffs National Trust car park
1 : mi 0.73 - alt. 240ft - OS marker triangulation point
2 : mi 1.39 - alt. 108ft - Mutton Cove viewpoint
3 : mi 1.74 - alt. 39ft - Godrevy car park
D/A : mi 3.38 - alt. 226ft - North cliffs National Trust car park

Useful Information

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