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Helford Passage & Frenchman's Creek
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Photo from the walk - Helford Passage & Frenchman's Creek

Region - Cornwall AONB

County/Area - Cornwall

Author - Hidden Cornwall

Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Ascent - 590 feet / 179 metres

Time - 4 hours 10 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

A walk in south Cornwall that includes the Helford River, Gillan and Frenchman's Creek, views of Falmouth bay and some ancient woodland. In addition the route includes four attractive villages and uses a section of the South West Coast Path for part of its route. 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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