A small stretch of sand tucked underneath Pendennis point in Falmouth on the south coast of Cornwall. Difficult to find and hard to get to, this one is solely reserved for the adventurers out there. Great place to sit and watch the falmouth working boats sail and race around the Carrick Roads. Voews stretch out across the mouth of the River Fal and its infamous Black Rock.
Helford & Lizard: Twenty-five Secret Beaches
A beach guide book pulling together all of the Lizard Peninsula and Helford River’s best secret beaches and hidden coves.
Here’s to adventure. The spontaneous foray down that overgrown footpath, leaping that ancient granite hedge and traversing that deserted headland no-ones ever heard ... Read More
Park on Pendennis Point and take the footpath around the point along the river.
Postcode: TR11 5HN
Lat / Lon: 50.147701, -5.0536
OS Explorer Map: 103 - The Lizard
Gyllanvase Beach: 0.7km
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Swanpool Beach: 1.1km
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