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Zennor Circular Walk - South West Coast Path Walk

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Lovely walk but challenging

Before we get any further, don't do this walk unless you're fit, able and an experienced... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
Whitchurch, United Kingdom
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Stunning views

This walk offers some stunning views of the North Cornwall coast line, simply not to be missed... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
Coventry, United Kingdom
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A 5 mile challenging but very rewarding walk on the South West Coast Path, with magnificent views and rich wildlife and historical interest. A fine wildflower walk in spring, when the squill and dog violet in the coastal grasslands are followed by...more
| Zennor, St Ives TR26 3BY, England
+44 1392 383560
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Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Before we get any further, don't do this walk unless you're fit, able and an experienced walker. This is a challenging walk but the views are amazing. We did this on a beautiful sunny day and that made the experience. There is a lot of...More

Thank Jonb101
Reviewed 16 September 2018

This walk offers some stunning views of the North Cornwall coast line, simply not to be missed. Treat yourself to a drink in the cafe afterwards.

Thank mark_wendy19
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Lovely walk, plenty of ascents and descents, and challenging in places. Took about 3 hours to get to the Tinners Arms (great crab sandwiches btw), and then walked back to St Ives via the field route, which is quite flat and easy going (did nearly...More

1  Thank 350duncann
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Spectacular Walk From St Ives to Zennor. It’s around 6 miles from St Ives and at times terrain can be challenging. Don’t be fooled by the distance it took about 3 hours to complete. Finished at Tinners Arms For a welcome pint. Be aware no...More

Thank MurphyM05
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Not for the faint hearted or if you are feeling like you just fancy some R&R, but fantastic getting out and away from it all. I started from the Tinners Arms (gorgeous little lunch by the fire) and then did the 6 mile walk back...More

Thank ereed79
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Been to st ives lots of times parking is the only problem you will find as it’s top of the hill a far walk down there is a bus so if you don’t mind hanging around waiting for the next one that’s the only 1...More

Thank SteveB3487
Reviewed 20 August 2018

To get away from the summer crowds in St Ives I walked to Zennor on a showery afternoon. Once past Clodgy Point there were few walkers and I was often completely alone. The path is quite clearly marked, very steep in places, and also requires...More

Thank k r
Reviewed 12 August 2018

A great way to spend an afternoon, and great tea in the village hall, went for the sea walk and ended up looking around the church too, lovely and interesting.

1  Thank simon t
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We walked from St Ives to Zennor stopping at the Tinners arms for drinks and other refreshments. It is a great walk, be prepared to climb and scramble over rocks/boulders. It is a bit boggy in places, so sturdy shoes a must. The women I...More

1  Thank westhamfrom1971
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

We started in St Ives on the coastal path, the views are amazing, we saw seals,ganets, peregrine falcon and a mother grouse with her babies. It takes a good few hours to complete and does get quite steep in places , be prepared for a...More

1  Thank Lisa G
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31 May 2018|
Response from MrsSarahFox | Reviewed this property |
There are some large rocks in one area (perhaps 40 mins out of Zennor?) which are hard to scramble up so the dog may struggle there....the inland route is a lot easier but smaller dogs may need to be carried over the stone... More
Sheena B
19 May 2018|
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Response from nicki s | Reviewed this property |
I’m the same but the path is not right on the edge. It’s an amazing walk, do it you’ll be fine.