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Cardinham Woods

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Great place for dog walking, cycling and picnicking

What a fantastic woodland area. We had a great dog walk and there were four different length... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Newquay, United Kingdom
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Great for social walking

Extensive woods with several well laid out trails of varying degrees of difficulty. A good place... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Bodmin, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic woodland area. We had a great dog walk and there were four different length /ability routes that were well marked. The tracks were wide and not too muddy as they were compacted gravel/shingle, which makes it great for winter walks as well....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Extensive woods with several well laid out trails of varying degrees of difficulty. A good place to amble with friends and there is a vintage tea room to enjoy. The access road is single track and can be difficult and car parking is sometimes tight.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

What a fabulous place! Beautiful walks on an Autumn day, the colours of the trees were stunning. We walked four and a half miles with our dog and she loved it, running in and out of the river. There is an excellent cafe for much...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

We came across this by chance and what a lovely place. We came here primarily to walk the dogs. There were 3 walking trails you could follow (signs available) so just decide which one you would like to walk ! They have bike hire, cafe...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

The last two times we have been to Cornwall we have visited cardinham woods. The children love the gruffalo/highway rat trail and the stream running through the middle. Make sure you take your wellies!! Lovely food and drink at the café too.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Weasels_2019
Reviewed 1 October 2018

What a surprise - just of the A38 and a couple of minutes from Bodmin. A spectacular forest with walks and trails for walkers, cyclists and horse riders. You can do an easy flat one along the river or get a bit puffy with the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sue B
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

We were advised to come here by friends several years ago, we have been visiting ever since! The trails are well kept and there are walks for all abilities. There are also very good bike trails. Would say to anyone in the area, make sure...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We spent the day at the woods as an extended family - there were some lovely walks suitable for younger children and a challenging mountain bike course. The mtb course requires decent bikes and is only really suitable for proficient riders with stamina - there...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Liam171
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous place for dog walks and plenty of trails ideal for running! Rivers, streams and wooded areas which is ideal for a decent dog walks. Marked trails and loops which are ideal for running! I ran the Deviock trail a couple of days ago, which...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Siân B
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

We stopped off at the coffee shop on our journey to holiday house. We liked it at the woods so much we returned 2 days later. We completed the highway rat trail with our 2 young children. £2 for 2 hours parking.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Bridget W
31 March 2018|
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Response from choward1985 | Reviewed this property |
There is a car park (quite a large one) however it Costs. I think it was about £3.30
31 August 2017|
Response from ForestryCommission | Property representative |
Very sorry for the delayed response. The walking trails are mixed ability but the Lady Vale Walk is relatively flat and is all ability.
31 August 2017|
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Response from jilllesley2017 | Reviewed this property |
They have a flat trail