Penrose

A couple on a walk with their dog by the beach at Penrose, Cornwall

Important notice -

Please note that due to a large cliff fall the South West Coast Path between Loe Bar and Porthleven has been diverted through Penrose. Please use the signposted diversion and keep away from the affected area. Find out more below.

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 do this summer with kids

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What's on

Upcoming events

Tree Time

Wed 08 Aug 2018
10:00-12:30
Wild time in the woods exploring trees and all the things they give us. We will be identifying different trees, using trees to build shelters and build our fire over which we will be cooking bushcraft bread flavoured by tree sap! We will be...

Tree Time for little ones

Wed 15 Aug 2018
10:00-12:30
Wild time in the woods exploring trees and all the things they give us. We will be identifying different trees, using trees to build shelters and build our fire over which we will be cooking bushcraft bread flavoured by tree sap! We will be...

Batty about bats

Thu 16 Aug 2018
20:30-22:00
Spend a summer's eve in the woods at Penrose and watch the bats emerge to feed. Help us identify the species we see with a bat detector. An event led by the Cornwall Bat Group
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Places to stay

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Our work

The coast path at Penrose has far reaching views

Reconnecting the Porthleven to Penrose South West Coast Path: Project updates 

Find out how the project to reconnect Porthleven and Penrose via the coast path is coming along.