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Gillan & Nare Point from Porthallow
Introduction to Walk 2009

Photo from the walk - Gillan & Nare Point from Porthallow

Region - Cornwall AONB

County/Area - Cornwall

Author - Parc an Grouse Bed & Breakfast

Length - 4.7 miles / 7.6 km

Ascent - 650 feet / 197 metres

Time - 3 hours 0 minutes

Grade - easy

A great short Cornwall walk starting from Porthallow on the Eastern side of the Lizard peninsula. The walk includes woods and famland to reach Gillan Harbour. The return leg follows the South West Coast Path back to the start with many beautiful seascapes along the way. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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