36 easy-to-follow circular walks in Cornwall

Thirty-six easy-to-follow hand-crafted circular walks, routes & maps in Cornwall of all grades in Walk Grade Order


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See this list of walks, routes & maps in:

Grade Order | Length Order | Time Order | Walk Number or Start Location Order
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Walk 1 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk co107 Trelawne Mill from Pelynt

Quite country lanes

Vital Statistics:

Length:6ml (9.5km)
Ascent:1,076ft (328m)
Time:3.25hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk co111 Polperro and Talland Bay from Crumplehorn

Superb coastal views & lovely Polperro

Vital Statistics:

Length:5.25ml (8.5km)
Ascent:1,260ft (384m)
Time:3.25hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 3 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk co115 Sennen Cove from Land's End

Fabulous coastal views

Vital Statistics:

Length:5ml (8km)
Ascent:955ft (291m)
Time:3 hrs
Grade:(Easy)


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Walk co119 Talland Bay and Watergate from West Looe

Superb coastal views

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.5ml (12km)
Ascent:1,533ft (467m)
Time:4.25hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk co122 Churchbridge from Duloe

Quiet country lanes and woodland streams

Vital Statistics:

Length:3.75ml (6km)
Ascent:630ft (192m)
Time:2 hrs
Grade:(Easy)


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Walk co125 Polperro and West Coombe from Crumplehorn

Superb coastal views & lovely Polperro

Vital Statistics:

Length:8ml (12km)
Ascent:1,759ft (536m)
Time:4½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk co138 Polperro and East Coombe from Crumplehorn

Superb coastal views & lovely Polperro

Vital Statistics:

Length:5.5ml (9km)
Ascent:1,407ft (448m)
Time:3½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk co147 Talland Bay and Portlooe from West Looe

Superb coastal views

Vital Statistics:

Length:6.25ml (10km)
Ascent:1,122ft (342m)
Time:3½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk co153 Herodsfoot from Duloe

Quiet country lanes and woodland streams

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.25ml (11.5km)
Ascent:1,119ft (341m)
Time:3.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk 10 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk co168 Brown Willy and Bodmin Moor from St Breward

A rough walk to Cornwall's Highest Point

Vital Statistics:

Length:11ml (17.5km)
Ascent:1,657ft (505m)
Time:5½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk co151 Stepper Point from Padstow

Superb Coastal views

Vital Statistics:

Length:6.25ml (10km)
Ascent:945ft (288m)
Time:3.25hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 12 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk co126 Daymer Bay, Hayle Bay and Pentire Point from Rock

Superb views of Padstow Bay

Vital Statistics:

Length:11.75ml (19km)
Ascent:1,867ft (569m)
Time:6.25hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 13 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk co132 The Inny Valley Walk from Fivelanes

The Cathedral of the Moors

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.5ml (12km)
Ascent:1,109ft (338m)
Time:4 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 14 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk co148 Kit Hill from Luckett

Fine views of Plymouth Sound

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.25ml (11.5km)
Ascent:1,260ft (384m)
Time:4 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk co149 Trenarret from Fivelanes

The Cathedral of the Moors

Vital Statistics:

Length:4.5ml (7km)
Ascent:561ft (171m)
Time:2.25hrs
Grade:(Easy)


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Walk co175 Gimblett's Mill from Laneast

Five views of the North Cornwall countryside

Vital Statistics:

Length:5ml (8km)
Ascent:673ft (205m)
Time:2½ hrs
Grade:(Easy)


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Walk co118 Fire Beacon Point and Grower Rock from Boscastle

Superb coastal views from an iconic harbour

Vital Statistics:

Length:11.25ml (18km)
Ascent:3,197ft (974m)
Time:7½ hrs
Grade:(Hard)


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Walk co167 Trevalga Cliffs, Tintagel Head and Trebarwith Sands from Tintagel

In search of King Arthur

Vital Statistics:

Length:10.75ml (17km)
Ascent:1,983ft (568m)
Time:5.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 19 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk co155 Grower Rock from Boscastle

Superb coastal views from an iconic harbour

Vital Statistics:

Length:6.25ml (10km)
Ascent:1,729ft (527m)
Time:4 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk 20 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk co145 Hayle Bay and Daymer Bay from Rock (Padstow Bay)

Superb views of Padstow Bay

Vital Statistics:

Length:6.5ml (10km)
Ascent:755ft (230m)
Time:3 hrs
Grade:(Easy)


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Walk co103 Fire Beacon Point from Boscastle

Superb coastal views from an iconic harbour

Vital Statistics:

Length:7ml (11km)
Ascent:1,789ft (545m)
Time:4½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk co100 Tintagel Castle and Trebarwith Sands from Tintagel

In search of King Arthur

Vital Statistics:

Length:4.75ml (7.5km)
Ascent:807ft (246m)
Time:2½ hrs
Grade:(Easy)


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Walk co150 Trevalga Cliffs and Tintagel Castle from Tintagel

In search of King Arthur

Vital Statistics:

Length:6.75ml (11km)
Ascent:1,234ft (376m)
Time:3.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 24 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk co181 Rocky Valley and Tintagel Castle from Tintagel

In search of King Arthur

Vital Statistics:

Length:5ml (8km)
Ascent:1,096ft (334m)
Time:3 hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 25 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk co136 Minster Wood from Boscastle

Lovely woodland stroll from an iconic harbour

Vital Statistics:

Length:3.25ml (5km)
Ascent:765ft (233m)
Time:2 hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 26 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk co124 Padstow Bay (Trebetherick) and Rock (Padstow Bay) from Daymer Bay

Superb views of Padstow Bay

Vital Statistics:

Length:4ml (6.5km)
Ascent:391ft (119m)
Time:2 hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 27 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk co134 Hayle Bay, Pityme and Rock from Daymer Bay

Superb views of Padstow Bay

Vital Statistics:

Length:8.25ml (13.5km)
Ascent:958ft (292m)
Time:4 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 28 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk co105 Pentire Point and Rumps Point from Polzeath

Superb views of Padstow Bay

Vital Statistics:

Length:5.5ml (9km)
Ascent:1,208ft (368m)
Time:3½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 29 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk co166 Perran Beach and Penhale Point from Holywell

Excellent coast walk with plenty of interest

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.75ml (12.5km)
Ascent:1,306ft (398m)
Time:4.25hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk 30 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk co109 Kelsey Head and Holywell from West Pentire

Lovely North Cornwall coastal views

Vital Statistics:

Length:4.75ml (7.5km)
Ascent:876ft (267m)
Time:2½ hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 31 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk co169 Port Quin from Port Isaac

Fabulous North Cornwall Coastal Views

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.25ml (11.5km)
Ascent:1,805ft (550m)
Time:4½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 32 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk co157 Watergate Bay from Mawgan Porth

Excellent North Cornwall coastal walks

Vital Statistics:

Length:7ml (11km)
Ascent:1,086ft (331m)
Time:3.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 33 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk co114 St Michael's Mount from Perranuthnoe

Iconic coastal views

Vital Statistics:

Length:5.5mls (9km)
Ascent:700ft (213m)
Time:2.75hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 34 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk co128 Porth Mear and Bedruthan Steps from Pentire Farm

Superb coastal walk

Vital Statistics:

Length:4.5mls (7km)
Ascent:748ft (228m)
Time:2½ hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 35 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk co101 Penlee Point and Rame Head from Cawsand

Superb coastal views

Vital Statistics:

Length:6mls (9.5km)
Ascent:1,382ft (421m)
Time:3.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 36 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk co127 Porthcothan Bay from Constantine Bay

Lovely coastal walk

Vital Statistics:

Length:5mls (8km)
Ascent:952ft (290m)
Time:2.75hrs
Grade:(Easy)


See this list of walks, routes & maps in:

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NB. To reverse (toggle) this order, click Grade Order again





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