Experience Life In Cornwall.


Discover the best places to visit in Cornwall, from the popular to the more remote, hidden gems.

Explore the South West Coast Path, find out where to run in Cornwall, and discover the best Cornish experiences.


For locals. For visitors. For runners.

Hello, I’m Penny.

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Welcome to The Great Cornish Outdoors, a Cornwall lifestyle and running blog, proudly offering honest and true accounts of life in Cornwall. You can also find beautiful art and limited giclée prints of Cornwall to grace your home, all painted by me. 

I’m here to help you discover the best places to visit in Cornwall, the finest beaches, and where to run or explore on the Cornish coast path. From popular destinations to somewhere more remote and hidden. It’s all here, waiting to be discovered by you.

Come with me on my Cornish adventures – one village, one cove and one run at a time.

Find out more about me


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