Begin with coastal path,that commences at the "Light House Restaurant. Following our stunning, Granite coastal shore line, leading to Beauport, then St. Brelades and Quaisne beach. Then up Portelet Common before over to St. Aubin's Bay area, then enter the centre of the Island Parish to finish at the Jersey War Tunnels or if time allows on to St.Lawrence Parish Church. This is a linear walk. View a video of this walk.
Duration & distance This walk is approximately 14 miles and should take about 7.5 hours.
Time of day & season
Buses Bus route #12 out to Corbiere. With bus #12, X22. returning to St. Helier. Please check with currant time tables.
Difficulty Long day's walking, at a moderate pace.
Passage through time (South West) St. Brelade's Bay to St. Aubin’s Harbour. This half day walk is a linear walk. Walkers would need to connect with Connex bus 12a to return back to start. Commence at the Parish church on the Bay edge. Visit the Fisherman’s Chapel, and main church. After which we cross the bay heading to Ouaisne Bay, then up to Portelet common, where the Neolithic site of La Cotte de St. Brelade holds the remains of ancient man and mammals. We then view Portelet Bay and Janvrin's Tomb. Our next site of interest is Noirmont Point, one of the areas used during the W.W.2 Occupation of this Island. Here we see the expanse of St. Aubin's Bay and the capital, St. Helier, with both Elizabeth Castle and St. Aubin's Fort. Then it's down to the old harbour of St. Aubin's, where we finish our trail of “Passage through time”.
Time of day & season Morning or afternoon. Passage through time (South-West) MAy be join half way through the day at lunch stop.
Features Passage through time (South West) covers the following categories:-