View over Loe Bar

Wooded country around Cornwall's largest natural lake. Penrose features woodland tracks, stretches of coastline and open parkland, the perfect backdrop for a day out.


Things to see and do


What's on

Upcoming events

Archery at Penrose

Tue 02 Aug 2016
Ever fancied yourself as the next Robin Hood? Have a go at archery with our friends from Canoe Cornwall in this 45 minute session for beginners.

Batty about bats

Fri 12 Aug 2016
Spend a summers eve with the Rangers in the woods watching the bats emerge at dusk to feed. Help us to investigate the species we see with the use of a bat detector.

Gunwalloe beach clean

Sat 17 Sep 2016
Help us to clean up the beach and collect information for the Marine Conservation Society's Beachwatch. All equipment and hot drinks provided.

Apple Festival

Sun 23 Oct 2016
Celebrate the apple season with apple fun and games for all the family in the Walled Garden! Make your own juice, apple bobbing, longest peel competition, delicious apple cake for sale in the café.

Christmas wreaths

Sun 11 Dec 2016
Come along to The Stables for some festive fun. Make your own wreath and decorations to adorn your home, using natural materials sourced from the woods and hedgerows at Penrose. A free event but we ask for a £3 donation to make a wreath or...

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