Portscatho to Pendower Beach Walk
22 October 2017
Cornish Ramblings, Gerrans Bay, Roseland, 10am
* DATE CHANGE DUE TO WEATHER WARNING *
A circular walk along two miles of beaches around Gerrans Bay which were once used by Portscatho smugglers to land contraband and strewn with wreckage of sailing ships that overshot Falmouth harbour and ran aground on The Whelps Reef.
The route follows the coast path along the Roseland beaches of Porthcurnick, Porthbean and Pendower. The return route is through the coastal fields with wildflowers in spring to join a small lane leading to Porthcurnick Beach. The final stretch is past the Hidden Hut to Portscatho.
Walk distance: 4.4miles
Meeting point: Portscatho/Porthcurrnick car park, TR2 5HT
Walk leader: Jody Woolcock of Cornish Ramblings