Poldhu Cove

A sandy sheltered beach on the west coast of the Lizard. A favourite amongst locals and visitors, surfers and wildlife watchers.

Poldhu Cove

Things to see and do

Kayaking at Mullion Cove, Lizard Point and Kynance Cove

Make a splash on The Lizard 

We work with activity providers so you can experience The Lizard from a whole new perspective. Get in the water with one of our local partners and experience something new here.

Poldhu Cove

Places to stay

Poldhu Cove

What's on

Upcoming events

Dawn chorus walk

Mon 01 May 2017
Join our Rangers for an early morning stroll to hear the beautiful dawn chorus at Lizard Point. Please wear strong walking boots and suitable outdoor clothing. Sorry, this walk is not suitable for dogs.

Wildlife walk

Wed 03 May 2017
Join us for a guided walk on the Lizard NNR. On route you will be introduced to the choughs, seals, wild flowers and some of the other fantastic wildlife that surrounds Lizard Point.

Pond dipping at Windmill

Thu 04 May 2017
An after school adventure to discover some of the wonderful creatures which lurk in the depths of a pond. Dipping nets will be provided, please dress appropriately for the weather with good shoes or boots.

Friends of Poldhu Beach Clean

Fri 05 May 2017
Join our friendly team of volunteers and lend a hand to keep Poldhu clean for people and wildlife. Equipment provided at the cafe.

Bird ringing demonstration with CBWPS and the British Trust for Ornithology

Sat 06 May 2017
Join BTO bird ringers at Windmill farm to get up close to interesting bird species. Learn more about the science behind ringing and how this helps us piece together the fascinating lives of birds. If the weather is wet and/windy please get in...

Guided marine mammal watch

Sun 07 May 2017
Join National Trust and Cornwall Wildlife Trust Rangers for a guided sea watch. Whether you are new to sea-watching or experienced there is something for you at this event. Learn more about marine mammals, get tips on how to ID them, and help us...