Hell's Mouth to Godrevy circular walk

Hell's Mouth to Godrevy

A circular walk following the coast from Hell's Mouth past Godrevy lighthouse to the sandy beaches of St Ives Bay, returning via a pilgrimage route along the Red River Valley.

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either as a GPS-guided walk with our app (£3.29) or a PDF of directions (£2.79) Example of directions

A circular walk following the coast from Hell's Mouth past Godrevy lighthouse to the sandy beaches of St Ives Bay, returning via a pilgrimage route along the Red River Valley.

Highlights

  • Rugged coastline and iconic lighthouse
  • Sandy beach at Godrevy
  • Seals along the coastline
  • Wildlife in the Red River valley

Considerations

  • The first stretch of road where the route turns inland can get quite busy with tourist traffic during peak holiday periods. The rest of the lanes are pretty quiet.
  • Route includes paths close to unfenced cliff edges.

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Vital statistics

  • OS Explorer: 102,104
  • Distance: 5.0 miles/8.1 km
  • Steepness grade: Moderate
  • Recommended footwear: Waterproof walking boots
  • Café: ✓

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either as a GPS-guided walk with our app (£3.29) or a PDF of directions (£2.79) Example of directions

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