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ACCOMODATION AND CAMPING IS NOW OPEN. OUR POOL WILL OPEN ON 25TH OF JULY. BARS ARE OPEN AS PER GOVERNMENT GUIDELINES. THERE IS NO BINGO OR LIVE ENTERTAINMENT. THE BAY BISTRO WILL SERVE FOOD IN DISPOSABLE CONTAINERS ONLY. FURTHER INFORMATION WILL BE POSTED HERE AS THINGS CHANGE. All holidays and all monies paid (except cancellation cover) are transferable to other dates this season or in 2021. For cancellations please refer to booking conditions. If you wish to contact us regarding your booking please email enquiries@stivesbay.co.uk. Please quote your booking reference. We urge everyone to help by maintaining the 2m space where possible. BALANCE DUE DATES FOR HOLIDAYS BOOKED ARE : for 1st - 14th August due by 8th July, for 15th - 28th August due by 8th July, for 29th August to 18th Sept due by 15th July. We look forward to welcoming everyone again. We urge everyone to help by maintaining the 2m space where possible. Best wishes from all at St Ives bay 24th June 2020.


Leave Rinsey Head car park and take the coast path heading east towards Porthleven with views stretching along the Lizard peninsula.  This area was once a hive of mining activity, as evident from the impressive Wheal Prosper engine house, built in 1860, which stands ahead. Continue along the coast path for the next kilometre, rounding Trewavas Head, until it meets the junction of the coast path and the footpath just south of Trewavas Farm. Step over the stone block that serves as a stile and start to travel east. Ahead are spectacular views of Mounts Bay and the Penwith peninsular.  Continue along the path as it leaves the track and travels through a field to a stone stile.  Cross over the stile and continue along the well worn path.  There is another opportunity to look down on the engine house at Rinsey.

The path enters the heart of the old mining hamlet of Rinsey.  From here locate the next part which is an inland section of the walk.  Walk along the road, as if leaving Rinsey, and head towards Ashton. Just past the last house in Rinsey there is a kissing gate.  Walk through the gate and continue along the path as it crosses a number of fields – keep a lookout for the old stone stiles in order to make sure you are following the right track.  Eventually it will come out at the hamlet of Hendra.

At Hendra, turn left and follow the road as it heads down towards Praa Sands.  The walk remains on this single track road for just over half a kilometre so be aware of oncoming traffic.  At the end of the road where it reaches the far eastern end of Praa Sands beach there is the opportunity to regain the coast path.  Rejoin the coast path and start to head back east to the start. As the path climbs up above Lesceave Cliffs there will again be evidence of mining activity. Continue until it eventually returns to the car park at Rinsey


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