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St Ives and Coastal Path from Zennor
Introduction to Walk 1081

Photo from the walk - St Ives and Coastal Path from Zennor

Region - Cornwall AONB

County/Area - Cornwall

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km

Ascent - 1900 feet / 576 metres

Grade - mod/hard

The walk from St Ives to Zennor in North Cornwall uses a demanding section of the South West Coast Path. Few walks start from villages with the initial Z but Zennor provides the start for the outward leg across fields to St Ives. The return route is along the spectacular section of South West Coast Path. 

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Walk 1223
Morvah to Zennor using the Coastal Path
Grade - moderate
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km

Other walks nearby

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3.4 miles / 5.4 km away
Men-an-tol & Ding Dong Mine from Bosullow
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Length - 3.0 miles / 4.9 km
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4.2 miles / 6.7 km away
St. Ives - a town stroll
Grade - easy
Length - 1.5 miles / 2.4 km
Walk 3325
5.0 miles / 8.0 km away
Chun Quoit & Carn Kenidjack
Grade - easy
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
Walk 2207
5.1 miles / 8.2 km away
Penzance - a town stroll
Grade - easy
Length - 1.5 miles / 2.4 km
Walk 3501
5.2 miles / 8.3 km away
Penzance to Porthcurno via Mousehole and Lamorna
Grade - moderate
Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km
Walk 2205
5.9 miles / 9.4 km away
Newlyn - a village trail
Grade - easy
Length - 1.0 miles / 1.6 km
Walk 1028
5.9 miles / 9.5 km away
Chun Quoit and Botallack from Carnyorth
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 2208
6.2 miles / 9.9 km away
Marazion - a town stroll
Grade - easy
Length - 1.0 miles / 1.6 km
Walk 1225
6.9 miles / 11.0 km away
Sennen Cove to Botallack
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 2616
7.6 miles / 12.2 km away
The moors of Penwith
Grade - moderate
Length - 14.0 miles / 22.8 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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