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5K CLUB WALK: Frenchman’s Creek, Penarvon Cove & Helford Circular


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The first official club-only event on a Bank Holiday Monday! Come along and meet fellow members on a classic trail around the much-loved Frenchman’s Creek. There is a proper village pub at the end too for those who want to continue their conversations over a pepsi or a pint.

Naturally there is an optional en-route dip sea-conditions permitting, so pack your swimmies.

    • Club only 5K circular route
    • Get moving outside
    • Meet like-minded people
    • Dedicated time outdoors in nature
    • Local stories & knowledge
    • Learn a new walking route
    • Any weather walking

Club Walk Details

Start Time 2pm
Date Bank Holiday Monday 28th August 2023
Overall Grade STROLL: a gentle pace to appreciate the scenery, chat with others and enjoy moving outdoors.
Terrain Riverside woodland, creeks, shingle beach, farmland tracks, village pub!
Total Ascent 617ft
Distance ~ 5K
Start Helford



For your own safety there are mandatory kit/items for each tour. You may be refused to attend the experience if you are not prepared. You will also receive a recommended kit list. Please ask if you have any questions.

Mandatory Itinerary:

  • Supportive footwear suitable for walking – e.g. no flip flops, no stilettos, no crocs.
  • Minimum of 500ml of fluid per person (water preferably) to keep hydrated & protect against sunstroke/heatstroke.
  • A small snack for energy depletion emergencies (suited to your own dietary requirements)
  • Weather and climate appropriate protection/clothing according to forecast.
    • Sun Cream/UV protective Clothing – to protect against UV rays and sunburn
    • Waterproof Clothing – to protect against getting soaked rain, drizzle, hail
    • Thermal Clothing – to protect against low and freezing temperatures

Please ensure you are confident carrying the weight of what is in your backpack/bag.

Tour Disclaimer

Signing our Cornish Explorer disclaimer is a condition of your participation in the walking tour. This will be sent to you upon purchase.  See signature deadlines below. For any disclaimer that is not signed you will receive a refund as per our policy. You must read and understand the disclaimer before signing. If there is any term that you do not understand or, then please discuss it with us before signing.

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As you are purchasing tickets for an event, we are not obliged to provide a refund in the event of cancellation on your part.

We will however refund any cancellation made 3 weeks before the time of the tour. This refund will be for the full price of the booking. We will not offer partial refunds.

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Otherwise, if you are unable to attend, we can transfer your tickets to a tour at a different time or date (subject to availability), or to another person, provided the transfer is for the equal number of attendees and confirmation in writing by Cornish Explorer LTD.


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