Itinerary

Carleon Cove Beach

Carleon Cove is a rocky cove approached down a long incline with cobbles along part of its length, then a bridge over a very pretty stream.

Now deserted, Carleon Cove used to operate a pilchard fishery until the mid 19th century. The pilchard cellar buildings were later extended to accommodate a steam engine, used to power machinery for cutting and polishing serpentine, and a stream was deepened to allow flat-bottomed barges to ferry the products out to ships.

Park at the National Trust Poltesco and walk down to the cove.

We have no current information on dog restrictions for Carleon Cove Beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 27 beaches around The Lizard, 216 beaches in Cornwall, or check our list of Cornwall Dog Friendly Beaches.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Today
Expect a temp in the range 18.3℃ to 18.6℃ with wind speed 6 m/sec (N)
Friday, Jul 08
Expect a temp in the range 14.3℃ to 15.1℃ with wind speed 4.5 m/sec (N)
Saturday, Jul 09
Expect a temp in the range 14.7℃ to 15.4℃ with wind speed 4.3 m/sec (N)
Sunday, Jul 10
Expect a temp in the range 15.9℃ to 16.9℃ with wind speed 4.4 m/sec (NNE)
Monday, Jul 11
Expect a temp in the range 16.3℃ to 17.1℃ with wind speed 3.4 m/sec (ENE)
Tuesday, Jul 12
Expect a temp in the range 16.2℃ to 17.4℃ with wind speed 2.7 m/sec (E)
Wednesday, Jul 13
Expect a temp in the range 16.8℃ to 17.7℃ with wind speed 3.3 m/sec (NNW)

The Lizard weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Carleon Cove Beach Tide Times

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