Walking at Cotehele

Across the Cotehele estate there are many miles of footpaths waiting to be explored. The 1,300 acre estate includes woodlands, fields, industrial ruins, flora, fauna and working farm buildings. Here are some of our favourite walks around the estate.

Chapel-in-the-wood in the countryside at Cotehele, Cornwall

Cotehele Circular Walk 

This gentle, circular walk is a great introduction to the native woodland and river views of the Cotehele estate.

The crane on Cotehele Quay, Cornwall

Cotehele & Bohetherick Woodland Walk 

This circular walk from Cotehele Quay takes you through Cotehele and Bohetherick Woods, exploring semi-natural ancient woodland and taking in the sensory experience of the river and trees.

Ruins of Danescombe Sawmill

Danescombe Valley Walk 

This walk starts at Cotehele Quay and leads you through the fantastic Danescombe Valley to take in buildings from the rich mining history of this world heritage site.

A view of Cotehele Quay, taken from Bohetherick Woods

Cotehele and Burcombe Valley Walk

Discover wildlife-rich woods, meadows and orchards as you explore a lesser known corner of the Cotehele estate, the Burcombe Valley, land recently taken back under direct management by the National Trust.