Regional Access Database

Banned Porthmoina Island (Bosigran Pinnacle)

BMC Area South West & Southern Rock Type Granite
Climbing Area Cornwall Access Status Banned
County Cornwall CRoW Land No
Importance Local No. of Routes 14
Ownership National Trust Year Developed 1902
Within National Park No Grid Reference SW416368

Portmoina has been identified as a sanctuary area for wildlife, particularly nesting birds. This is a voluntary arrangement that has been agreed by the West Penwith Environmental Liaison Group (which includes the Lands End CC, BMC, National Trust, English Nature and others). The arrangement will be kept under review.

This page was last updated on 25/09/2012. RAD is updated as and when access changes and a historic date does not mean that the information is out of date, only that the access situation hasn't changed.