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Flushing Cove

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Flushing Cove, Cornwall, TR12 6HQ

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Flushing Cove

Flushing Cove is a small but pretty beach located on Gillan Creek. This charming sand and shingle cove is nestled in a beautiful and peaceful environment, surrounded by mature woodlands, which make it an ideal location for nature lovers seeking some quiet time away from it all. With superb views of the sea beyond, this cove is a perfect destination for those seeking to connect with nature and enjoy breathtaking views.

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However, Flushing Cove is not easily accessible, and there is no parking available. But don't let that discourage you from visiting this beautiful spot, it is worth the extra effort to get there. The lack of crowds and noise make this beach an ideal location for those looking for a peaceful retreat.

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If you're looking for another beach nearby, Porthallow Beach is just 4km south of Flushing Cove. To cross the Helford River, you can take the ferry from Helford, which is  4km to the west when using the flushing ferry

In conclusion, Flushing Cove is a lovely, quiet riverside beach surrounded by stunning natural scenery that is sure to delight anyone seeking tranquility by the water. While it may not be the easiest beach to access, the lack of crowds and stunning views make it well worth the extra effort.

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Porthallow Weather
Lizard Peninsula
4:12 pm, May 25, 2024
temperature icon 15°C
overcast clouds
Humidity 84 %
Pressure 1014 mb
Wind 10 mph
Wind Gust: 16 mph
Visibility: 0 km
Sunrise: 5:18 am
Sunset: 9:11 pm

Nearby Beaches

Distances shown are for those walking the South West Coast Path

Porthallow Beach (4km south)

Porthoustock Beach (7km south)

Coverack Beach (13.5km south)

Kennack Sands Beach (21km south)

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