ACTIVITIES

Par Camping's central location means there are a huge selection of fantastic activities within reach! Find dozens of cycling routes, walking trails, fishing spots and more! See below just a small selection of what the area has to offer. 

WALKING TRAILS

Kings Wood & Pentewan
Luxulyan Valley Circular
Clay Trails & Menacuddle Well
Mevagissey to
Charlestown
Porthpean to Black Head
Circular route through the King's Wood Woodland Trust reserve to the lost port of Pentewan.
3.2 miles/5.2 km trail
Easy

5.3 miles away

10 min drive
Circular walk following the leats and horse-drawn tramways through the World Heritage site to the Luxulyan Valley.
3.4 miles/5.5 km trail
Easy-moderate

3.8 miles away

10 min drive
Circular walk in china clay country including a trail laid on the trackbed of a mineral railway from St Austell to the Cornish Alps.
5.0 miles/8.0 km trail
Easy-moderate

5.2 miles away

9 min drive
One-way coastal walk made circular via. an initial bus journey from the fishing port of Charlestown to Mevagissey.
7.6 miles/12.3 km trail
Moderate-strenuous

1.6 miles away

4 min drive
7.6 miles/12.3 km trail
Strenuous

3.0 miles away

7 min drive
Circular walk from the sandy beach at Porthpean to the Iron Age fort at Blackhead, returning via. an Iron Age metal works.

CYCLING ROUTES

Mevagissey Lighthouse Loop
Lost Gardens of Heligan Loop
18.9 miles route
Intermediate

8.1 miles away

16 min drive
17.9 miles route
Intermediate

8.4 miles away

17 min drive
King Harry Ferry to Trelissick Loop
Clay Trail Loop From St Austell
48.8 miles route
Difficult

2.5 miles away

6 min drive
23.9 miles route
Difficult

2.5 miles away

6 min drive
Portmellon to Mevagissey Loop
13.6 miles route
Intermediate

8.8 miles away

19 min drive

OTHER ACTIVITIES

Mevagissey Ferries
Visit two of Cornwall’s most picturesque ports with a return ferry trip across St Austell Bay between Fowey and Mevagissey.
8.1 miles away
15 min drive
Fowey
Town Tours
Mevagissey
Boat Trips
Learn of Fowey’s rich history. From Celtic and Medieval times to recent with stories of smuggling, battles and more.
6.1 miles away
14 min drive
Tour Mevagissey's waters with an experienced, knowedgable guide to learn more about the area.
8.1 miles away
15 min drive