Poldhu Cove

Thrift overlooking the beach at Poldhu

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

Poldhu Cove

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Poldhu Cove

What's on

Upcoming events

Wildlife Watchpoint

Mon 21 May 2018
10:00-16:00
Get closer to nature at Britain's most southerly point. The unique geology and maritime climate makes Lizard Point a perfect environment for a variety of flora and fauna. To see and learn more about the abundance of wildlife that lives here...

Chough and wildlife walk

Wed 23 May 2018
10:00-11:30
Join us for a guided walk on the Lizard NNR 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...

Guided wildlife walk

Wed 23 May 2018
10:00-11:30
Join us for a guided coastal wildlife walk. On route you will be introduced to local wildflowers, Atlantic grey seals and the history of the Cornish choughs with the possibility of seeing them too. Our Rangers will be on hand to tell you more...

Lizard Point - Shipwreck, signals, and the undersea bell story

Tue 24 Jul 2018
10:00-12:00
As part of the Festival of British Archaeology, join us for a guided walk along the coastpath at Lizard Point. Hear tales of shipwrecks, dramatic rescues and a rich history of maritime communications, from semaphore to ground breaking radio...

Poltesco - Pilchards, Mills and Serpentine

Thu 26 Jul 2018
13:00-15:00
As part of the Festival of British Archaeology join us for a guided walk around the delightful Poltesco Valley, now a wooded haven for wildlife, but once the centre of a thriving industry. Learn about the valley's fascinating history at this...

Lizard Wireless Station - Heritage Open Day

Sun 16 Sep 2018
12:00-15:00
Join us for a free open day at the Lizard Wireless Station to learn more about a fascinating chapter in history. Pioneering experiments, ground-breaking technology, innovation and a rich personal life - Marconi had it all. Thanks to Marconi and...
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Keeping Poldhu clean