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Duporth Beach

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Description:Duporth Beach is a pleasant long sand and pebble beach with rock pools at low tide. There are no facilities or parking, so the beach is usually quiet

Safety:Signs warn of risk of cliff falls. See Beach Safety Guide

Access:Duporth is reached from the coast path from Porthpean (10 minutes walking) or Charlestown (15 minutes walking). The coast path is steep in places. From the coast path there are steps which link up with the residents path to the beach, which has recently been rebuilt in concrete after a landslide

Dogs:Dogs are allowed on Duporth Beach all year

Directions:Duporth is close to St Austell. Approach St Austell on the A390 from east or west and drive round the outskirts of St Austell. Between ASDA and the Mount Charles roundabout on the A390 turn onto Porthpean Road, this is signposted to Porthpean and Du Porth. Proceed on this road and take the second left which leads down to Porthpean Beach. Park here and take the coast path to Duporth Beach, taking about 10 minutes. Alternatively park at Charlestown

Parking:No parking. Park at Porthpean or Charlestown

Toilets:No. Toilets are at Porthpean or Charlestown



Nearby Beaches:Gorran Haven (8 miles), Porthpean (1 mile), Charlestown (1 mile), Par Sands (7 miles), Polkerris (9 miles), Polridmouth (10 miles)

Photos of Duporth provided by West Country Views
For more photos of Duporth, visit Duporth Photos
on the West County Views website


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