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.
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
To reach Nare Point and Men-Aver beach requires a long walk along the south west coast path starting from Gillan.
Postcode: TR12 6ES
Lat / Lon: 50.083401, -5.08271
OS Explorer Map: 103 - The Lizard
Polnare Cove: 0.3km
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
Porthallow Cove: 1km
Porthallow sits on the relatively unexplored eastern side of the Lizard Peninsula and faces northeast. This orientation shelters it from the prevailin... read more
Ponsence Cove: 1.4km
Ponsence Cove is a sandy beach along the south coast of the Helford River in west Cornwall... read more