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

Dawn chorus walk around Windmill Farm

Mon 29 May 2017
Join local naturalists for an early morning stroll to hear the beautiful dawn chorus at Windmill Farm

Rockpool explore

Mon 29 May 2017
A family event to discover some of the amazing creatures that live in rockpools along our coast. Please wear sturdy shoes or wetsuit boots and bring a bucket. No need to book just come down to the beach.

Chough and wildlife walk

Wed 31 May 2017
Join us for a guided walk to see wild Cornish choughs. On route you will be introduced to the choughs and some of the other fantastic wildlife that surrounds Lizard Point. Our Rangers will be on hand to tell you more about the history of choughs...

Bug bonanza

Thu 01 Jun 2017
Shrink your world, as we search for incredible insects and bugs. Who knows what we may find!. Family friendly event, feel free to bring magnifying glasses and bug pots. No need to book. For more information email:

Friends of Poldhu Beach Clean

Fri 02 Jun 2017
Join our friendly team of volunteers and lend a hand to keep Poldhu clean for people and wildlife. Equipment provided at the cafe.

Guided birds and butterly walk

Sat 03 Jun 2017
Join us for a introduction to some of the birds and butterflies that live around Lizard Point. As well as spotting some key species, we'll give you tips on identifying various birds and butterfies in their natural habitat. It's a great...

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