Chy Worval is at
one end of the
'Coast to Coast' cycle trail. Most of it away from roads,
the trail passes through ancient woodland, heath land important
for wildlife and historic mining sites.
with it's temperate weather is renowned for it's gardens.
Nearby are the famous gardens of
National Trust gardens of Trelissick, Glendurgan, Cotehele
and Lanhydrock all within easy reach.
A great variety
of waders and waterside birds come to feed along the creek
edge. Examples of these are the Grey Heron, Little Egret,
Dunlin, Shelduck, Teal, Mallard, Black‑Tailed Godwit, Curlew
Being so deep the
Carrick Roads regularly attracts sea-going birds in the
winter. The roads are renowned for good numbers of wintering
water birds and traditionally hold one of the largest flocks
of wintering Black-necked Grebes in the UK.