Kernow Coasteering | Coasteering and rock climbing Cornwall


Are you looking to coasteer near St. Ives or Penzance in west Cornwall? Kernow Coasteering is the UK's most westerly coasteering and rock climbing centre, offering coasteering and climbing around St. Ives and Penzance in west Cornwall and beyond. And since 2015, we have been doing coasteering in the magical Isles of Scilly.

Located on the Land’s End peninsula in the far west of Cornwall, we're only a short drive from numerous awesome locations for coasteering, where you can experience towering cliffs, caves and jumps. West Cornwall is also home to some world class rock climbing areas, with stunning granite cliffs providing climbs perfect for beginners or seasoned veterans. Let Kernow Coasteering introduce you to the thrills of climbing in Cornwall. If you're staying in Penzance, St. Ives or the surrounding area, or maybe just visiting West Cornwall for a day trip, be sure to give us a call!

Our unique position on the small Land’s End peninsula means that we can always choose the best area to suit your level of experience and fitness, as well as respond to the weather and swell conditions on any given day.

  •    The UK's most westerly adventure activity provider.
  •    Locations near St. Ives, Penzance, Isles of Scilly and throughout Cornwall.
  •    The ultimate way to explore the stunning Cornish coastline.
  •    See incredible geology and wildlife.
  •    Activities for any weather.
  •    Suitable for groups, individuals, families, stag/hen parties etc.
  •    Packages to suit all levels of experience.
  •    Fully trained and qualified guides for your adventure experience.
  •    Top quality equipment used. 
  •    A member of AALA, the NCC and the MTA.


Wide open to the full force of the Atlantic Ocean, aeons of unrelenting winds and waves have sculpted the Land’s End peninsula, from St. Ives round to Penzance, into the most breath-taking coastline, revealing the stunning granite cliffs we enjoy today. While it's great to walk the coast path admiring them, it's another level to REALLY experience them.


Climb, scramble, swim and jump your way along the Cornish coastline, and get a whole different perspective that most will never see. You can explore caves, sheer cliffs, rocky coves, and stupendous jumps in beautiful locations not accessible any other way, except by coasteering. An experience with Kernow Coasteering will give you a chance to really experience the wild side of Cornwall. You will visit places that will leave you jaw-dropped and with memories you will treasure forever. You will visit places and see a side to Cornwall that most of the locals don't even know about! Most of our visitors say their experience with us was the highlight of their holiday.

Rock Climbing

The Lands End peninsula has some of the best rock climbing Cornwall has to offer, with famous crags such as Sennen, Bosigran and Chair Ladder well known to climbers everywhere. Whether it’s your first time climbing, or you’re an experienced climber, we can offer you a taste of the rock climbing opportunities that draw climbers from all over the UK and beyond to climb Cornwall's impressive crags.  Make your way up granite cracks, deep chimneys and sheer faces and experience the thrill of rock climbing in truly stunning surroundings on Cornwall’s sea cliffs. 

We hope you enjoy browsing our website, where you will find everything you need to know about the activities we offer, and how you can take part on a thrilling adventure during your visit to West Cornwall.

Contact us now to book your session with Kernow Coasteering