Walk co150 Trevalga Cliffs and Tintagel Castle from Tintagel

In search of King Arthur


Route outline for walk co150:

Tintagel  -  Fenterleigh  -  St Nectan's Glen  -  St Piran's Church  -  Trethevey  -  Trevalga  -  The South West Coast Path  -  Ladies Window  -  Trevalga Cliff  -  Trewthet Gut  -  Trewethett Mill  -  Rocky Valley  -  Benoath Cove  -  Bossiney Haven  -  Gullastern  -  Smith Cliff  -  Barras Gut  -  Barras Nose  -  Tintagel Haven  -  Tintagel Castle  -  Tintagel Head  -  Tintagel.



Points of Interest/Notes on this walk:

The owners of Tintagel Head suggest the ruined monastery on the island was the location of King Arthur's Camelot. Sadly there is no proof that King Arthur ever visited the area(but no proof that he didn't!)

At Trewethett Mill in Rocky Valley, just to the right of the ruined structure, don't miss the 4000 year old Bronze Age rock carvings that form the shape of a maze.

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map 111
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 200
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk co150 Trevalga Cliffs and Tintagel Castle from Tintagel

In no particular order . . .

Tintagel Bay

Tintagel Bay

Photo: Melissa Tuttle (8)

On the South West Coast Path, Land's End

On the South West Coast Path, Land's End

Photo: Rob Peel (6)

Mill Bay or Nanjizal near Land's End

Mill Bay or Nanjizal near Land's End

Photo: Rob Peel (10)

Mill Bay or Nanjizal on The South West Coast Path near Land's End

Mill Bay or Nanjizal on The South West Coast Path near Land's End

Photo: Rob Peel (11)

View of Trewthet Gut from Rocky Valley

View of Trewthet Gut from Rocky Valley

Photo: Kathleen Piercey (2)

Heading for Trevilley, Land's End

Heading for Trevilley, Land's End

Photo: Stephen Worth (14)

The Armed Knight from The South West Coast Path, Land's End

The Armed Knight from The South West Coast Path, Land's End

Photo: Rob Peel (2)

The Armed Knight, Land's End

The Armed Knight, Land's End

Photo: Rob Peel (3)

Whitesand Bay, The South West Coast Path, Land's End

Whitesand Bay, The South West Coast Path, Land's End

Photo: Stephen Worth (15)

Bossiney Cove and Willapark from Rocky Valley

Bossiney Cove and Willapark from Rocky Valley

Photo: Kathleen Piercey (3)


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