Men-Aver Beach



Area

Men-Aver beach is a rocky stretch of coast at the mouth of the Helford river on the south coast of Cornwall. Hidden behind Nare Point, this isolated alcove houses a couple of small boats in the summer and a few lobster pots just offshore. A short walk up to Nare Point rewards stunning views out across the mouth of the Helford Rvier and across the The Roseland.


Guides

Secret beach guide Helford & Lizard: Twenty-five Secret Beaches

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


Directions

To reach Nare Point and Men-Aver beach requires a long walk along the south west coast path starting from Gillan.


Location

Postcode: TR12 6ES

Lat / Lon: 50.083401, -5.08271

OS Explorer Map: 103 - The Lizard

Grid Ref:


Nearby Beaches

location pin iconPolnare Cove: 0.3km

Beach photo of Polnare Cove in Cornwall England

Polnare Cove if a tiny cove tucked below the remote headland of Nare Point on the south coast of Cornwall. A rocky inlet that doesn't offer up much bu... read more


location pin iconPorthallow Cove: 1km

Beach photo of Porthallow Cove in Cornwall England

Porthallow sits on the relatively unexplored eastern side of the Lizard Peninsula and faces northeast. This orientation shelters it from the prevailin... read more


location pin iconPonsence Cove: 1.4km

Beach photo of Ponsence Cove in Cornwall England

Ponsence Cove is a sandy beach along the south coast of the Helford River in west Cornwall... read more


Image

Beach photo of Men-Aver Beach in Cornwall England

Map