what walks are there from Cadgwith Cove?

The cove is on the South West Coast Path (see below) and there are also a number of other footpaths from the village and nearby.

where does the south west coast path go from Cadgwith Cove?

The path south goes past the spectacular feature called “The Devil’s Frying Pan”, a collapsed sea cave with a remaining arch, and past the nearest RNLI station at Church Cove and onto Lizard Point, the most southerly point on mainland Britain. If you walk north from Cadgwith the SWCP passes Enys Head and round Carleon Bay to Kennack Sands.

how far is it to Kennack Sands on the south west coast path from Cadgwith Cove?

It’s 2.25 miles north to Kennack Sands.

how far is it to Lizard Point on the south west coast path from Cadgwith Cove?

It’s 3.5 miles south to Lizard Point.

what’s the fishing like at Cadgwith Cove?

There are a number of commercial fishing boats operating out of Cadgwith Cove.

what species of fish can be caught at Cadgwith Cove?
what’s the bass fishing like at Cadgwith Cove?
what’s the mackerel fishing like at Cadgwith Cove?
where’s the nearest tackle and bait shop to Cadgwith Cove?

can you swim off Cadgwith Cove?
what’s the surfing like at Cadgwith Cove?
can you learn to surf on Cadgwith Cove?
can you hire a kayak on Cadgwith Cove?
what watersports are popular at Cadgwith Cove?
is Cadgwith Cove good for rock pooling?

what’s the wildlife like at Cadgwith Cove?
where’s the nearest place to see dolphins at Cadgwith Cove?
where’s the nearest place to see seals at Cadgwith Cove?
can you go birdwatching at Cadgwith Cove?
is Cadgwith Cove an SSSI?

Yes, it’s within the Caerthillian To Kennack Site of Special Scientific Interest.

is Cadgwith Cove part of a marine conservation area?
are there wildflowers at Cadgwith Cove?

Yes, the flowers are best in spring and summer but some can be found any time of year. The Lizard is well renowned for its variety of wild flowers and some specialties found nowhere else.

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