A WALK TO TAKE

ROSEMULLION HEAD CIR­CU­LAR WALK, CORNWALL

Country Living (UK) - - A Month In The Country -

THIS MONTH THE SOUTH WEST COAST PATH, BRI­TAIN’S LONG­EST WAY­MARKED FOOT­PATH, WILL BE PLAY­ING HOST TO A VIVID AS­SORT­MENT OF WILD FLOW­ERS DOT­TED AMID THE GRASS­LAND, MAK­ING IT AN EN­CHANT­ING TIME TO VISIT. FOR A MAN­AGE­ABLE FOUR-MILE CIR­CU­LAR ROUTE (IF YOU DON’T FANCY TACK­LING THE WHOLE 360-MILE LENGTH), BE­GIN AT THE COR­NISH VIL­LAGE OF ST MAWNAN, WHOSE 14TH-CEN­TURY CHURCH HAS TER­RIFIC SEA VIEWS. FROM THERE, YOU’LL PASS BOATHOUSES, WORLD WAR II PILLBOXES AND, CAR­PETS OF BLUE­BELLS BE­FORE AR­RIV­ING AT PIC­TURESQUE HELFORD, WHERE YOU CAN QUENCH YOUR THIRST AT THE RED LION PUB. CON­TIN­U­ING ON, YOU’LL HAVE THE CHANCE TO PICK WILD GAR­LIC AND THREE-COR­NERED LEEK AS YOU EN­JOY RUGGED VIEWS OF SE­CLUDED COVES, ROSEMULLION HEAD AND THE STUN­NING HELFORD ES­TU­ARY (south­west coast­path.org.uk).

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