North Cliffs and Tehidy Country park

During this easy circular walk, You will discover Tehidy Woods along Illogan BR 2 trail and North cliffs using a small section of the South West Coast path.

Technical sheet
No. 4496018
A Illogan walk posted on 01/01/21 by charentimoy. Update : 05/01/21
Calculated time Calculated time: 1h45[?]
Distance Distance : 3.49mi
Vertical gain Vertical gain : 184ft
Vertical drop Vertical drop : 184ft
Highest point Highest point : 302ft
Lowest point Lowest point : 102ft
Easy Difficulty : Easy
Back to starting point Back to starting point : Yes
Walking Walking
Location Location : Illogan
Starting point Starting point : N 50.246613° / W 5.310944°
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Path in Tehidy Woods

Description

Park your car at Tehidy Woods, North car park.

(D/A) At the end of the car park, past the gate, go straight until you reach a T-junction.

(1) Turn right, then go straight ahead ignoring paths both sides until you join a track. Go past a large gate and continue until you reach the B3301 road. Cross over the road and follow the path in front of you leading to North Cliffs coastal path.

(2) Bear left along the cliff and follow this way until you join a car park. Turn left towards the entrance and cross over the main road again heading to the public footpath. follow the path along fields, cross over two tracks and go through several gates until you enter Coombe village.

(3) Turn left walking along the road for 150 metres and bear left to the public footpath before the house when the road bends right. Walk this peaceful large path for 1 mile following the blue arrow until you reach a fork. Bear left slightly going up until a junction (gate with a private land signpost in front of you).

(4) Go up left leading to a junction signpost. Turn right following "East Road Lodge 1 mile, Portreath 2 1/4 miles". The path goes next to a private property surrounded by a fence and a hedge.

(5) When you meet a track on your left (signpost with a blue and a red arrow in front of you), take it and follow this track which bends left ignoring a path on your right until you reach the first T-junction. Turn right to the path used at the beginning of the walk which leads to your car.(D/A)

Waypoints :
D/A : mi 0 - alt. 285ft - Tehidy Woods, North car park
1 : mi 0.14 - alt. 302ft - T-junction
2 : mi 0.75 - alt. 259ft - Coastal path
3 : mi 1.92 - alt. 102ft - Illogan BR 2
4 : mi 2.95 - alt. 259ft - Junction with signpost
5 : mi 3.13 - alt. 246ft - Property gate
D/A : mi 3.49 - alt. 285ft - Tehidy Woods, North car park

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