At the End of the Land - A Weekend of Guided Walks celebrating Penwith
20th - 21st October
The first Penwith Landscape Partnership walking weekend is on 20-21 Oct. 2018, with 3 walks taking in different sites in Penwith. Don't miss this opportunity to find out more about Penwith's fantastic working landscape.
At the End of the Land is the first annual walking weekend for the Penwith Landscape Partnership, a programme supported by National Lottery players through the Heritage Lottery Fund for the understanding, conservation and enhancement of the Penwith Landscape as a sustainable living, working landscape.
The weekend will consist of three walks, details of which are below. All walks are free to join, and dogs are welcome but must be kept under close control. Families are welcome but all children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult, and the walks are not suitable for buggies. Please ensure you are at the meeting point ten minutes before the start time to allow for a prompt departure, and that you dress appropriately. For more information please visit www.penwithlandscape.com or email email@example.com
Saturday 20th October:
10am- 12pm Chun Castle and Woon Gumpus
Sites: Chun Castle / Chun Quoit
Parking: Woon Gumpus Car Park (SW 393 334)
Distance: 2.4 miles
Accessibility: Generally easy; moorland paths, gentle ascent
2pm- 5pm Men-an-Tol Circular
Sites: Bosiliack settlement & barrow / Nine Maidens / Men-an-Tol
Parking: Lanyon Farm (SW 427 341)
Distance: 3 miles
Accessibility: Generally easy; with some uneven ground and rough paths.
Sunday 21st October:
2pm- 5pm Mulfra Hill
Sites: Mulfra Vean settlement / Mulfra Quoit
Parking: Grove Corner / Mulfra Hill (SW 452 361) – limited parking
Distance: 3 miles
Accessibility: Moderate; rough paths with some steep sections
Walks begin at locations noted above. Office address for queries: Penwith Landscape Partnership, The Office Above the Dog an Rabbit, North Row, St Just, Penzance, Cornwall. TR19 7LB
Event type: Nature
Venue: Walks begin at locations noted above.
Nearest town: Penzance, Cornwall, UK
Stay at a nearby Holiday Park and keep the kids amused all day! Parks in the vicinity include those at:
Plenty of hotels are available locally. Consider those in the local towns:
There's plenty more to explore in this area, too! Find more attractions and things to do nearby: