You will spend some time walking along smaller roads where pavements are not available, take care and keep an eye for oncoming traffic.
When in Mousehole take note of any warning signs when exploring the harbour.
There are plenty of amenities on the route, should you require to purchase food or water during the walk. There are also number of toilet facilities available throughout.
Tips and hints
You will pass a number of cafes and inns on the route should you require a refreshment to keep you going.
There are also other options in Mousehole.
The bus runs regularly between Mousehole and Penzance bus station, before you board another bus to Marazion. Ensure you have the correct change for each bus as you pay the driver directly.
Mousehole is pronounced Mouzel.
This walk appears in the following itineraries:
As this is a coastal walk where the weather can turn quickly. Prepare for all types of weather and pack some waterproof clothing.
This walk covers a variety of terrain including sandy paths, beaches and tarmac paths therefore comfortable walking shoes are required. The route is relatively flat and walking poles should not be required.
Basic Equipment for Hiking
- Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
- Layered, moisture wicking clothing
- Hiking socks
- Rucksack (with rain cover)
- Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
- Hiking poles
- Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
- First aid kit
- Blister kit
- Bivy / survival bag
- Survival blanket
- Pocket knife
- Cell phone
- Navigation equipment / map and compass
- Emergency contact details
- The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
- For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
- Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.