This route passes cliff edges and unstable cliffs so please be careful and supervise children.
Total steps: 13
Total steps: 13
The shelter overlooking Polperro harbour, Polperro, PL13 2QY. Grid ref: SX209508
Head west to follow the South West Coast Path.
After 50yd (46m) keep left to take the lower path closest to the water.
Keep on the path, passing a bench and a shelter. Chapel Cliff has several coastal paths, but the one nearest the sea is seen as the true coast path.
Continue ahead, taking the steps up the hill. You'll pass some blocked-off caves on your right and a rocky outcrop.
Keep heading west on the path as it joins with another track.
Keep left at the fork to take the lower path through the privet trees.
Follow the path as it leave the wooded area and bends around to the right. When you come to a right turn in the path, take this up the steps and across a spring.
At the top start to head east, following signs for the coastal path back towards Polperro.
Keep right at the fork to head down the hill.
When you reach the bottom, you'll meet the path you were on previously. Retrace your steps a little way, but then keep left at the fork to take the upper branch of the South West Coast Path.
At the next track junction, again stay left and pass two benches.
At the waymarker, turn right to follow the path down the hill back to the starting point.
As an optional extra, head up Peak Rock to get a closer look at the Net Loft.
Net Loft, Peak Rock, Polperro Harbour, PL13 2QY. Grid ref: SX209508
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