Clodgy Point - surfing

'Foxholes' is a fickle wave that works from time to time. When it is good it can be very good. It takes a bit more swell than Porthmeor and requires a spring low tide.

Surf report

Current surf conditions for Clodgy Point (19th Jun)
Wave height * 4ft / 1.1m
Swell period 6s
Swell direction  °
Wind  ° 15mph / 24km/h
* Wave size is face height of set waves.

Type of beach


Lifeguard service

No lifeguard cover


The nearest car park is at Porthmeor beach, but this is usually full. Parking is always difficult in St Ives. It is usually possible to find a place in the large car park above the town but it is probably better to park in St Erth or Lelant and take the train into St Ives.