The best walks in Cornwall

The best walks in Cornwall

The Forest Holidays guide
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Deerpark waterside cabins at Forest Holidays

Our Golden Oak Waterside cabins overlook a tranquil millpond

Walks around Liskeard 

This historic town forms an ideal backdrop to any hiking holiday in Cornwall. To discover your favourite part of town, simply download a few handy walking trail maps from Visit Liskeard and start your adventure. Trails range from circular walks in Cornwall to more challenging routes that span country fields and viaducts. Just 20 minutes from our location at Deerpark.

Liskeard railway bridge

Liskeard railway bridge

Walks on Bodmin Moor

If wild open spaces are your thing head to Bodmin Moor. Just 30 minutes away from Deerpark, Bodmin Moor has that rare quality of being seemingly unchanging while constantly evolving. Think lush wildflowers combined with ancient woodland for a revitalising day out whatever the elements throw at you. 

Bodin moor, Cornwall

Catch a glimpse of the stunning sunset at Bodmin Moor, Cornwall

Walks around Golitha Falls

If you're looking for woodland walks in Cornwall, head to Golitha Falls. One of the best known beauty spots on Bodmin Moor is is situated just a short 17 minute drive from the hot tub lodges of Deerpark. Renowned for its fast-flowing waterfalls that look particularly stunning after rainfall this is a perfect woodland walk. In this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty dramatic craggy gorges give way to magical woodland glades. While the River Fowey attracts a number of rare species you’re unlikely to spot anywhere else. If you’re looking for the best hiking trails in Cornwall, this is probably it. 

Golitha Falls in Bodmin Moor

Magical Golitha Falls, Cornwall

Coastal hiking in Cornwall 

When thinking of coastal walks in Cornwall expect salty sea spray, secret coves and rocky coastlines. Whether you fancy following a Smuggler’s Trail or uncovering The Giant’s Hedge there’s plenty to explore along the 630-mile Southwest Coast path. 

The vibrant town of Looe is home to some great routes while hiking enthusiasts will crave the challenge of a dramatic walk from Polperro to Portwinkle. Just make sure you pack your trustiest boots for the trip.

Portwinkle beach, Cornwall

Rocky Portwrinkle Beach, Cornwall

Reward yourself after a long day’s hiking

Sinking back into a steaming hot tub. Tucking into a hearty pizza supper. Catching up with the latest blockbusters. Our bespoke cabin extras are designed with your relaxation in mind which makes them ideal for a Cornwall hiking holiday. 

Treat yourself to a glass of fizz after completing that killer walk or fire up the barbecue for the squad after a group hike. We’ve got plenty of ways to help you unwind after an epic day in the great outdoors. 

All you need to do is choose the extras you’d like and we’ll make sure everything’s ready for your arrival. Because an incredible day outdoors means a soothing evening indoors, right? 

Get summer sorted with our essential guide to hiking in Cornwall, no-fuss online booking and secluded cabin options. Start your Cornwall hiking vacation today and discover that ultimate-peace-of-mind feeling. Nice. 

Group barbecue at Forest Holidays

Did you know that our Golden Oak cabins come with a gas barbecue on the decking?