Porth is a narrow and shallow beach that has a long tidal drop. Like many of the Restormel beaches it is exposed to Atlantic swells. It is a popular beach with families and, like Towan, there is no surfing allowed during the Summer season when the lifeguards are on duty (10am–6pm).
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