Newquay

Saturday Saunter

Led by Valerie 07889 660785

For those who just want a gentle stroll in the open air with some company at the weekend. Please note that we will only meet if the weather is fine, so please check beforehand if the walk is going ahead.

Saturday walks will usually start from Killacourt or the Heron Centre meeting at 10:30am. Maybe we will catch a bus to somewhere and walk from there or the walks can be kept local. We will generally finish off in a cafe or pub for refreshments. Unless it is a special trip, if not starting from Killacourt the venue will usually be decided a few days before and emails or texts sent to those people who have indicated that they are interested. Keep an eye on the diary dates below.

Strolls we have done recently:-

16/03/19 We walked from Killacourt to Fistral in very high winds where we got covered in sea foam blowing from Little Fistral at Towan Headland, followed by lunch to warm us up at Rick Stein's
23/03/19 From Killacourt down to Towan Beach at low tide, across to Tolcane Beach and up again. Across Barrowfields and on to Porth Beach where we helped in a beach clean before going to lunch at the Mermaid Inn.
06/04/19 St Mawgan-in-Pydar: We strolled around the pretty Japanese Gardens, followed by an interesting potted history talk in the Parish Church given by the Church Warden, lunch in the tea shop and a stroll around the rest of the village.
11/05/19 From Killacourt up to Towan Headland, across to Fistral Beach and back into town to join the Health and Well-being Fayre at Steams.
18/05/19 We walked to Newquay Orchard to visit their Spring Fayre, walked from there to Valerie’s garden for refreshments then returned to the Orchard to listen to “Ol an Gwella” male voice choir.
25/05/19 From Killacourt to Towan Headland. During our walk, apart from watching Coasteering people jumping off cliffs into the water below, we were surprised to find a huge pet rabbit having a good time hopping around on Little Fistral beach. We returned for refreshments at the Tree House, before visiting the Flower Festival at St Michael’s Church.
01/06/19 We walked at low tide down to the beach from Killacourt and crossed the beaches as far as we could go, looking for marine life in the rocks, returning back for a very pleasant fish and chip lunch at the Harbour Chippy.
08/06/19 Our saunter featured a truly magical walk through poppy fields on our circular route from Crantock NT car park, via West Pentire, Polly Joke and Treago Farm Campsite where we stopped for refreshments.
15/06/19 Mawgan Porth to Watergate Bay saunter along the SW Coast Path, followed by a brew and bite at Wax.

Mawgan Porth to Watergate Bay 15th June 2019

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Poppy Fields Saunter 8th June 2019

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Saturday Saunter 1st June 2019

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