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Newquay to Porthcothan
Introduction to Walk 1104

Photo from the walk - Newquay to Porthcothan

Region - Cornwall AONB

County/Area - Cornwall

Author - Paul Deane

Length - 10.5 miles / 17.1 km

Ascent - 2500 feet / 758 metres

Time - 7 hours 50 minutes

Grade - moderate

This Conwall walk along the coast follows the South West Coast Path between Newquay and Porthcothan offering some wonderful seascapes and excellent walking. The walk also provides a chance to see marine wildlife including, if you are lucky, seals and many seabirds. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers. Travel restrictions for exercise in Wales and Scotland will be lifted in early July.

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