Walks around Porthcothan And Mawgan Porth

Walks around Porthcothan And Mawgan Porth

Download the (free) iWalk Cornwall app from the App Store or Google Play then use the app to scan the QR code of the walks below for more info, where the walk can be purchased. Once a walk is downloaded, no phone/WiFi signal is needed.

6.2 miles/10 km - Moderate

Bedruthan Steps to Porthcothan

Bedruthan Steps

A circular walk featuring some of the most spectacular scenery of the North Cornish coast including the rock stacks of Bedruthan Steps, the azure lagoon of the Trescore Islands and the sheltered golden sandy beach at Porthcothan.

6.8 miles/10.9 km - Easy-moderate

Seven Bays (via bus)

Onjohn Cove

A one-way coastal walk, made circular via an initial bus journey, along the Seven Bays coast and around Trevose Head past the lighthouse.

4.9 miles/7.9 km - Easy-moderate

Constantine Bay to Porthcothan

Porthcothan Beach

A circular walk between Constantine Bay to Porthcothan via nature's swimming pool at Treyarnon beach and a spectacular series of islands, headlands and tiny coves named after wine and pepper smuggled there, and the rock where a customs officer was left by smugglers to drown.

6.6 miles/10.7 km - Easy-moderate

St Mawgan to St Columb Major

Woodland along the River Menalhyl

A circular walk along the Vale of Lanherne to the mediaeval market town of St Columb Major, where Cornish Hurling is still played, through the broadleaf woodland of the Carnanton Estate along the River Menalhyl, returning to the riverside pub, church and convent at St Mawgan.

4.3 miles/6.9 km - Easy

Mawgan Porth to St Mawgan

Valerian Flowers at St Mawgan

A mostly circular walk from Mawgan Porth along the Vale of Lanherne, following the river Menalhyl to St Mawgan and returning past the 800-year-old cloistered Convent where the sanctuary light has been burning for hundreds of years.

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