Category: dog walking

The Nation’s Favourite Flower at Helsbury Park

The beautiful Bluebell tops polls as the nation’s favourite flower and we really know spring is here when the woods at Helsbury Park turn a deep violet blue.  Unlike the invasive Spanish variety, the native Bluebell has an incredible, sweet perfume which is quite intoxicating on a woodland walk.  There are many common names for […]

The Cornish Way to an Idylic Dog Walk

Travelling with your dog? Picking up and being responsible? Full marks BUT… seriously why are you parading poop around like a trophy! Not enough bins I hear you cry, well sod’s law states that there is never a bin when you need it, which is why the clever owners are investing in The Dicky Bag. […]

Stunning walk at Golitha…

We were working out that it has been 10 years since we were last at Golitha Falls on Bodmin Moor, we were there on Saturday and it was really magical. It is a short drive from Helsbury across the A30 over at Jamaica Inn. It is a wooded valley with a lovely footpath and a […]

iWalk North Cornwall

Check out this great web site for details of walks in the North Cornwall area. You can view the walks by type (ie is there a pub en route) or by area (ie Camelford). There is an app version and qr codes to download maps and routes. Very professional and a useful resource if your […]

Your chance to vote for the Best Dog Walk in the West

The second annual competition to find the best dog walk along the South West Coast Path has been launched this week backed by the Kennel Club’s access advisor Stephen Jenkinson, an expert on where dog owners can go and what they can do in the countryside. Dog owners are invited to nominate their favourite walk […]

Visitors Book 013

Nice feedback from Jan Yates, who stayed with last week: “Just a quick note now we are back home to say a big thank you for our wonderful week in Cornwall. Helsbury Park was even better than our high expectations combining both People & Dog friendly! Great facilities and super quality all round. We had […]