Adventures in Cornwall
Regular stories, news, technique tips and event listings from the team to inform and inspire your adventures on the Cornish coast.
Autumn Bird Watching in Cornwall
Autumn, and October in particular, is a busy time for travel in Cornwall. You may think that with the end of the summer holidays, most of the visitors would have headed home however it’s not the case. Many of the humans may have, but they get replaced by flocks of feathered visitors on their autumn migration.
Is Coasteering Safe?
The question “Is coasteering safe?” is one that we hear every now and then from members of the public who have never heard about or seen coasteering before. We believe that it is.
Working With Swim Research
We’re incredibly proud and fortunate to have a fantastic group of businesses and organisations supporting the work that we do here at Cornish Rock Tors and Cornish Swim Tours. Swim Research are one of the businesses that we are lucky enough to be working with.
The Benefits of Giving Children a Challenge
The importance of challenge is something that is often referred to in education, with teachers encouraged to adequately stretch young minds to help them to meet their full potential. But challenge shouldn’t be limited to a text book, as the benefits of giving children a challenge outside of the classroom builds confidence, self esteem and motivation.
Fact File: Ocean Sunfish (Mola mola)
The Ocean sunfish (the amazingly named Mola mola) is one of the heaviest known bony fishes in the world, weighing in anywhere between 250kg to a ton! We were lucky enough to have one pay us a visit recently.
Summer Holiday Activities in Cornwall
The summer months bring with them the school summer holidays, the busiest time of year here in Cornwall. It’s a period when many families are looking for holiday activities to entertain their children, teenagers and “inbetweenagers”, and when some other visitors are looking for an escape from the busy beaches.