Cornwall: Leisure Walks for All Ages (Short Walks Guides) (Pathfinder Short Walks)

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9780711720886: Cornwall: Leisure Walks for All Ages (Short Walks Guides) (Pathfinder Short Walks)
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Cornwall 28 circular, graded walks all tried and tested by seasoned walkers. The routes range from extended strolls to exhilarating hikes, so there is something for everyone. Full description

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Sue Viccars is a freelance outdoor writer and editor, specialising in southwest England. She writes for a wide variety of magazines - including Country Life and Exmoor: the country magazine - and has written books for Aurum, the AA and Frommers, as well as Pathfinder Guides.

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Walk 1Maylor, Restronguet Creek and the Pandora Inn
Start Mylor Bridge Distance 4.75 miles (7.6km) Height Gain 425 feet (130m) Approx Time 2.5 hours Route Terrain Level and easy Parking Public car park opposite Mylor Bridge, 4 miles north of Falmouth Dog Friendly Under control at all times
This is a pleasant stroll for a summer's evening, through the navigation back to Mylor Bridge might become difficult if the food and drink at the Pandora Inn prove to beguiling. The walking is easy and the views of the Carrick Roads and across Restronguet Creek are always interesting, both for their beauty and for the glimpses offered of the splendid creekside houses. As with most creekside walks, it is at its best with the tide up.
Cross the road from the car park to Trevellan Road opposite, which leads past the post office. At the quay follow the footpath sign for Restronguet. The way briefly threads between houses before emerging into a meadow which the path crosses to reach the river again, keeping above the shoreline on the edge of the fields. The riverside trees allow only occasional enticing views of Mylor Creek, where the predominant features are boats and expensive homes. Mylor Churchtown, on the other side of the river, can be seen through the trees after about 20 minutes' walking.

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Published by Jarrold (2002)
ISBN 10: 0711720886 ISBN 13: 9780711720886
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Book Description Jarrold, 2002. Soft cover. Condition: New Book. Dust Jacket Condition: New Book No DJ. New Book softcover no DJ. 80 pages. Jarrold short walks for all the family from Land's End to Ilfracombe. Clear and easy-to-follow directions; Detailed maps from Ordance Survey; Specially commissioned photographs; 20 colour-coded routes, for short walks, day trips and short breaks. Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. Seller Inventory # 010044

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