We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Trouble finding the trail head at St Ives

My wife and I hiked every weekend in preparation for this hike. We started in St Ives, to Penzance... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2017
William M
via mobile
A great coast to coast walk through Celtic pre-history.

We began our walk from Marazion, crossing the marshes and then continuing to Ludgvan and the moors... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2016
Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
Read all 10 reviews
All photos (4)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good50%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
26 Jul 2017
“Trouble finding the trail head at St Ives”
17 Nov 2016
“A great coast to coast walk through Celtic pre-history.”
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
St Ives, St Ives, England
Reviews (10)
Filter reviews
9 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I hiked every weekend in preparation for this hike. We started in St Ives, to Penzance to Marazion to St. Michael's Mount. First landmark was Knill monument. People showed us the way and that we couldn't miss it. We missed it. Ended...More

2  Thank William M
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We began our walk from Marazion, crossing the marshes and then continuing to Ludgvan and the moors. (free coffees in Ludvan village hall at 10.30 if you travel on Wednesday). Stunning views of St Michael's Mount and the bay, ancient fields, woods, streams and standing...More

2  Thank Sennenboy
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Down in St. Ives so decided to walk this route. Some great views along the way. I found the path a little hard to follow at the start. Either sign posts had been removed or we missed them or there wasn't enough. However, the second...More

5  Thank Haltyboy
Reviewed 7 October 2015

I hadn't planned to follow this path, but noticed it on an Ordnance Survey map and thought it offered an opportunity for me to enjoy the countryside between St Ives and Penzance. I've learnt now that I walked it in reverse; I think the idea...More

5  Thank srosewall
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Then the cameras battery failed!. This Hill fort overlooks pretty much all of the Hayle area plus off toward St.Ives and back a fine view of the farmland and Mounts bay,so, if like us you are of an age and capability,take the coach route to...More

Thank RoyL65
Reviewed 21 May 2015

Did this walk for charity and it was hard going at first but well worth all the hard work. Beautiful scenery and a walk back through Marazion marshes. would recommend.

Thank sandrawarner
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Long walk out to St michaels mount, wouldn't have been too bad however half of the path was blocked off for repair work so we had to walk on the muddy sand.

Thank Mollie M
Reviewed 26 December 2012

I walk this route every week but it still never fails to inspire me. A walk where you can get away from the hum drum of life highly recommended

1  Thank BobbyVdp
Reviewed 5 May 2012

This is a relatively new trail - around 10 miles from the North to South coasts of west Cornwall. The walk starts in St Ives, visiting the Knill Monument, Trencrom Hill Fort, various villages, and a wetland conservation area, before arriving in Marazion. The route...More

8  Thank chammp
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 20 hotels in St Ives
The Gannet Inn
428 reviews
.03 km away
The Borthalan Hotel
65 reviews
.22 km away
Cottage Hotel
265 reviews
.29 km away
Boskerris Hotel
822 reviews
.29 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 161 restaurants in St Ives
The Bean Inn Vegetarian Restaurant
342 reviews
.42 km away
Lakeside Cabin Cafe
511 reviews
1.56 km away
La Casita
421 reviews
.41 km away
The Sands Cafe Carbis Bay
23 reviews
.48 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 96 attractions in St Ives
Carbis Bay Beach
1,023 reviews
.48 km away
Porthkidney Sands
162 reviews
1.29 km away
The Retreat Spa at Una St Ives
7 reviews
.52 km away
Cornwall Coast Path
322 reviews
.40 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
21 December 2016|
Response from julielondonroad |
No it’s definitely a footpath ,narrow and steep in places