Walk - Stories of St Agnes and Chapel Porth

3.5 miles (5.7 km)

St Agnes Head, at the furthest West Car park by the NT interpretation board. St Agnes Head, at the furthest West Car park by the NT interpretation board.

Moderate - A moderate level of fitness, there are a few ups and downs along the route.

*please note this event has now sold out*

Date & time:

Friday 6th October 2017. 5.00pm-start. 7.15 pm-Estimated finish

Location:

St Agnes Head, at the furthest West Car Park by the NT interpretation board. Nearest postcode is TR5 0ST (this will, however, lead you to a farm nearby, not the car park).

Description:

Join local historian Roger Radcliffe and National Trust lead ranger Steve Sudworth for a circular walk from St Agnes Head to Chapel Porth. Laced with nature and the flow of the ocean, the walk will include stories of folklore, mining, shipwrecks and local characters in a two-hour exploration of this beautiful stretch of coastline finishing at Wheal Coates for sunset - of interest to people of all ages.

Difficulty & Terrain:

A moderate level of fitness, there are a few ups and downs along the route.

Participants:

Maximum 15 people.

*please note this event has now sold out*

There are a range of wonderful places to lay your head near the Coast Path for a well-earned sleep. From large and luxurious hotels, to small and personable B&B's, as well as self-catering options and campsites. The businesses that support the Path, where you've chosen to visit, are listed here.

Presingoll Farm Caravan & Camping Site

Family owned and run caravan and camping site. Pleasantly situated overlooking the beautiful North Cornish coast. Ideally located for the South West Coast Path.

Laity Farm B&B

Lovely Georgian Farm House set in the countryside a mile from the Path at Portreath. En-suite rooms, wide choice for breakfast. Pick up and drop off.

Cliff House B&B

Situated directly on the Coast Path, Cliff House in Portreath offers cosy accommodation. Rooms are bright & airy and provide everything you'll need for a comfortable stay.

Portreath Arms

The Portreath Arms is a family owned and run Bar, Restaurant and Hotel located in the centre of the village. The menu features good home cooked food with ever changing specials and daily locally caught fish dishes.

White Horses B&B and APT

Est: 1987, White-horses B & B & apartment is a 8 minute walk from the coast path, All rooms are en-suite with panoramic sea, countryside and Perranporth village views.

What is on your list of things to do when you visit the Path? From walking companies, to help you tailor your visit, with itineraries and experts to enhance your visit, to baggage transfer companies and visitor attractions there are lots to people and places to help you decide what you'd like to do. The businesses that support the Path, where you've chosen to visit, are listed here.

Luggage Transfer Taxis

The only taxi business operating across the whole SW Coast Path allowing you to book all your journeys in one place. Cost effective, highly efficient and part of the Luggage Transfers Ltd group.

Normadic Camping Cornwall

Dog friendly, full supported assistance and camping options for couples or groups in our amazing range of Nordic tentipis.

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