|Now a popular family beach and small resort protected by
surrounding high cliffs. Portreath was much engineered by Sir Francis
Basset to serve his local mining interests
A dog ban is in place on Portreath beach between Easter and
Places to see
Trerice, Newquay Zoo.
- Local towns and villages to visit..
- Port Isaac
- Sea Fishing in
Newquay from the Camel Estuary and beach at Perranporth. Shark
fishing can be arranged from Newquay.
- Sailing on the Camel Estuary.
Harbour authorities should be consulted about off shore
- Newquay is the main centre.
Surf-boards can be hired on all the main beaches.
Championships are often held at Newquay.