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Talland Bay & the Giant's Hedge Walk

Station Road, Looe PL13 1HN, England
+44 1752 896237
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Rock pools

Such a nice day out. Parking fairly pricey, but right by the beach and a cafe by the car park. Its... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
sarah4905
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Devon, United Kingdom
Wonderful walk

We started in Looe and walked through the forest to Giant’s Hedge and on to Talland Bay before... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
Vincent B
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An inspirational South West Coast Path walk for those who don’t mind a challenge, this route takes in an important 1200 years old ancient boundary wall. This varied walk wanders through the wooded estuary of the West Looe River before crossing the coastal plateau to Talland where it joins the SWCP and follows it back to Looe station.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Station Road, Looe PL13 1HN, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a nice day out. Parking fairly pricey, but right by the beach and a cafe by the car park. Its a stone beach, but multiple rock pools and great fun for kids.

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We started in Looe and walked through the forest to Giant’s Hedge and on to Talland Bay before heading into the Southwest Coastal Path back to Looe. The walk is circular and clicks in at around 12k. There are a variety of settings such as...More

Thank Vincent B
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

A lovely walk from the cafe at Talland bay to the Giant's Hegde. 'One Day the Devil had nothing to do, so he made a hedge from Lerryn to Looe'. Or the Land of Bocconnock.

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Reviewed 8 November 2017

This is a lovely coastal walk from the main car park in Talland Bay to Looe. We walked it in November so it was a bit muddy in places but worth every minute. Looe is about halfway round the circular walk so a great place...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

If you feel the coastal path from Looe to Polperro (or reverse) is too much there is a shorter alternative.... Park in Looe. If you can't get to park on the road just outside the town the official carparks are less than £5 (4 hours)...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2017

Access road is very narrow so if you are in a car you need to drive carefully .nice cafe there for drinks and snacks

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Reviewed 29 April 2017

A lovely walk through ancient woodland, the Giant's hedge, dating back to the 6th century. Followed by beautiful coastal views.

1  Thank fletch2404
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

Lots of ups and downs so be ready for aching legs but it was very enjoyable! We had dogs with us, there are a couple of streams around for them to drink.

Thank Tony-The_Crown_Inn
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

This is a pebble beach but plenty for all the family to do (rock pooling, paddling, swimming or just relaxing). Loved that it was so quiet and hidden away. The cafe at the top of the beach was really nice, although the food and drinks...More

1  Thank M1chelleandJon
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Fantastic views and walks, that's what Cornwall is all about Enjoy a good snake or meal prior or after your walk at one of the local cafes near the beaches

Thank Cliff Cowling
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