"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Mounts Bay - Little Hogus Beach

Mounts Bay is on the south coast of Cornwall. There are four designated bathing waters located around the bay - Wherry Town, Penzance, Heliport and Marazion. All the beaches are sandy resorts backed by sea defences. Marazion beach is approximately 880 metres wide. The Red River flows onto the centre of Marazion beach.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Penzance

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SW513309

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Mounts Bay - Little Hogus Beach

  • St Michaels Mount (1m)
  • The Bay Restaurant (2m)
  • Jubilee Pool (2m)
  • St Michael's Mount (2m)
  • Penlee House Gallery & Museum (3m)
  • Newlyn Art Gallery (3m)
  • Coast 2 Coast Karting (4m)
  • Chysauster Ancient Village (4m)
  • Trengwainton Garden (4m)
  • Paradise Park (4m)
  • Country Skittles (5m)

Tourist Information

Penzance
Visitor Information Point
Station Approach
Cornwall
England
TR18 2NF

Phone 0844 8889275
http://www.visit-westcornwall.com/

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Weather

Forecast for Thursday 17 January

06:00


Chance of rain 55%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
NNW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 72%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
N
Pressure 1016
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
N
Pressure 1018
Humidity 55%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
NNW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 56%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
WNW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 72%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
SW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 72%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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The beaches are formed by an expanse of hard sand backed by coastal protection walls of granite. The beach is popular with walkers and looks out to St Michael's Mount. A cycle path runs along the back of the beach.

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