Public Rights of Way

St Erme has a network of well used footpaths which the Parish Council are responsible for maintaining under a Local Maintenance Partnership (LMP) with Cornwall Council. Landowners are responsible for maintaining the side growth, hedges, fences and stiles on footpaths and Cormac are responsible for the surface of the paths.

If you notice a footpath needs maintenance or is blocked please report this to the Parish Council on 07525130663 or by e-mail to Please give as much detail as possible, including the location and if you can supply a photo that would be helpful.

A map of St Erme's footpaths and bridleway's can be downloaded here

Footpaths are maintained to different levels by the Parish Council as follows:


Given the highest priority
Given priority only when funds are available after spending on Gold path
There are no Bronze footpaths in St Erme Parish

For more information about public rights of way, please go to Cornwall Council's website.

Public Footpath sign