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This guidebook includes routes to 40 day walks in Cornwall. From short, easy strolls to longer, wilder routes, there is plenty to appeal to both families and experienced walkers. The walks explore the interior and coasts, including walks through picturesque villages, old tin-mining areas and the Lizard and Land's End Peninsulas.
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40 half to full day rambles on the coasts and inland hills of Cornwall are explored in this guidebook. Routes range from short, 2 mile strolls to long, wild walks of over 8 miles. With plenty of opportunities to combine routes together, this guide provides a wealth of variety for walkers of all abilities.
The guidebook is divided into 6 sections, including walks on Bodmin Moor (for which good navigational skills are required), the North Coast, Penwith and West Cornwall, the Inland Mining Districts, Land's End and the Lizard and Roseland Peninsulas.
Cornwall has a lot to offer walkers; stunning coastal scenery and long stretches of wild moorland, with quiet estuaries cutting through high and rocky headlands. Birdlife and wildlife, from choughs to falcons to seals are found throughout the county, as are historical sites from the neolithic, to Iron Age hill forts and a long history of mining. The towns and villages of Cornwall, from the popular spots such as St Ives, Newquay and Padstow, to quiet inland hamlets and tucked away fishing villages are also included and provide perfect bases for going out to explore the country.
Alongside the 40 walking routes, this guidebook also includes plenty of practical information on getting to and around Cornwall, as well as details on each walk's distance, timing, terrain, ascent and nearest town. Throughout the walk descriptions, there are details of places of interest along the way, as well as annotated OS maps and stunning photography. The result is an ideal companion to stepping out and exploring the best of Cornwall.
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|When to go|
|Using this guide|
|Walk 1 The Hurlers and the Cheesewring|
|Walk 2 Twelve Men’s Moor and Trewortha Village|
|Walk 3 Brown Willy from Priddacombe Downs|
|Walk 4 Brown Willy from Garrow Downs|
|Walk 5 Brown Willy and the source of the River Fowey|
|Walk 6 Rough Tor and Brown Willy from the north|
|Walk 7 Bray Down and Leskernick Hill|
|The North Coast|
|Walk 8 Sharpnose Point from Coombe|
|Walk 9 Crackington Haven to Dizzard Point|
|Walk 10 The Strangles and Cambeak|
|Walk 11 Boscastle|
|Walk 12 Tintagel and Willapark|
|Walk 13 Around Port Isaac Bay|
|Walk 14 Pentire Point|
|Walk 15 Stepper Point|
|Walk 16 Trevose Head|
|Walk 17 Kelsey Head and Cubert Common|
|Walk 18 St Agnes Head and Beacon|
|Walk 19 Godrevy Point, Navax Point and Hudder Down|
|Penwith and West Cornwall|
|Walk 20 The Hayle Estuary Nature Reserves|
|Walk 21 Wicca Pool and Zennor Head|
|Walk 22 Zennor Hill|
|Walk 23 Gurnard’s Head|
|Walk 24 Hannibal’s Carn, the Nine Maidens and Mên-an-Tol|
|Walk 25 Chûn Quoit and Castle|
|Walk 26 Pendeen Watch and the Levant Mines|
|Walk 27 The Kenidjack Valley and Cape Cornwall|
|Walk 28 The Cot Valley from St Just|
|The Inland Mining Districts|
|Walk 29 The Porkellis Engine Houses|
|Walk 30 Carn Brea and Piece|
|Walk 31 Redruth and Gwennap Pit|
|Walk 32 Carn Brea, Carn Euny, and Bartinney Downs|
|Walk 33 Sennen Cove and Land’s End|
|Walk 34 Around Gwennap Head and Porthcurno|
|Walk 35 Lamorna Cove and Valley from Mousehole|
|The Lizard and Roseland Peninsulas|
|Walk 36 Porthleven and Trewavas Head|
|Walk 37 Halzephron Cliffs from Cury|
|Walk 38 Mullion Cove and Predannack Head|
|Walk 39 Around the Lizard from Cadgwith|
|Walk 40 Zone Point|
|Appendix A Route summary table|
|Appendix B Useful contacts|
The Ordnance Survey Explorer series of maps (1: 25 000) are without a doubt the best ones to buy to help you follow the walks in this book. (The map extracts that appear within the routes are taken from the 1:50,000 OS mapping blown up to 1:40,000 (2.5cm to a kilometre) for greater clarity but are intended for planning purposes only.) The sheet numbers that cover the county are: 102, 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, 111, 112 and 126.
The OS Landranger series are useful for planning and when travelling by car, or perhaps on a cycling tour, but their lack of fine detail can make it difficult to follow a route when walking.