Accessible stargazing

Cape Cornwall is part of the West Penwith International Dark Sky Park. The car park does have a slope, but it allows you to drive to a spot where you […]

Inspiring talks

Sustainable Penzance is a community group that encourages the use of public transport and promotes sustainability initiatives in the local area. They organise beach cleans, workshops for businesses and events […]

Look up

From October onwards, the darker evenings create the perfect opportunity for stargazing. West Penwith is an area of outstanding natural beauty (AONB) and has recently been designated an International Dark […]

Protecting nature

Cornwall Wildlife Trust is a charity dedicated to protecting Cornwall’s wildlife and natural environment. Within five miles of Penzance, you’ll find three of the many nature reserves that they look […]

Get involved

Mount’s Bay Marine Group is a group of volunteers dedicated to protecting the local marine environment of Mount’s Bay. They are affiliated with Cornwall Wildlife Trust. In the winter months, […]

A community farm in St Just

Bosavern is a community farm, which means it’s dedicated to promoting local food and providing local people with access to land and produce. The farm supplies nearby restaurants with seasonal […]

West Kernow Way

Experienced cyclists will love the West Kernow Way, a 230km ‘bikepacking’ route that explores West Cornwall and the Lizard. Designed to be enjoyed over 3-4 days, you’ll follow bridleways, country […]

Trencrom Hill

Trencrom Hill is an ancient hill fort and mythical home of the legendary giant Trecobben. The story goes that he used to play games with the giant who built St […]

Historic churches

Walking the St Michael’s Way is an opportunity to explore some of the historic churches in the area. At the start of your journey in Lelant, you’ll find St Uny, […]

Ancient monument

Lanyon Quoit is a megalithic tomb near the road that connects Penzance and Morvah. With three upright pillars and a large capstone, it’s an imposing monument that dates back to […]