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This is the most popular free attraction in Cornwall and so is very well used. It is the old... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Cornwall, United Kingdom
recommend cycling the route

and stop by the lovely cafe which serves delicious food .... We were grateful to stop as our legs... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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“camel trail”(148 reviews)
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed yesterday

This is the most popular free attraction in Cornwall and so is very well used. It is the old railway line from Bodmin to Padstow so is covered with trees and shrubs however the maintenance of the path itself is always ongoing. Bicycles are by...More

Thank CiderMonkey
Reviewed 4 days ago

and stop by the lovely cafe which serves delicious food .... We were grateful to stop as our legs were aching !

Thank Nanatravelling
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful scenery so much wild life & wild flowers, nearly all flat. Nice & easy.. beautiful Padstow to eat, shop & enjoy 😊

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This walk is amazing- we grabbed a snack from Rick Stein and off we went. There were lots of lovely dogs and families on bikes. The trail was clean and litter free. The view were amazing across the estuary. We went in November, it was...More

Thank Stonelea
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We used this track a lot with our stay in padstow. Great as a running track as there is no cars, it’s flat and great views. We also walked the trail to Wadebridge , it says 5 miles - but really to get to the...More

Thank Ruth J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We walked the camel trail on a very windy day. As an ex railway track the places where there are still banks on each side provided welcome shelter from the wind

Thank MrsMac200
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

you dont have to have a bicycle , you can just take a stroll , or even a jog , it runs along side the river ,with lovely views , and best of all pubs at both ends ,well in the villages ,

Thank Nigel B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic weather - great cycle route and the camel valley vineyard to try as well. An amazing day out x

Thank 2013sooty
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The camel trial is well known for cycling in Cornwall for families of all abilities. You can go a reasonable length, we did 12 miles in a short window mid afternoon but it was still very very busy . There is some lovely scenery but...More

1  Thank muddypaws3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took our own bicycles and started out at Wenfordbridge Snail’s Pace Cafe end (free parking) to Padstow and back. Had a lovely pasty and drink in Padstow. Then stopped off in Wadebridge on the way back for ice-cream. It was a lovely scenic route,...More

Thank lynnigan
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Paul G
3 October 2018|
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Response from bettsyHarrow | Reviewed this property |
There is a hire company in Padstow and one in Wadebridge I’ve only used the Padstow one.they do cater for young children with little trailers on some of the cycles.
3 July 2018|
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Response from Adrian T | Reviewed this property |
yes big car park at start of trail in Padstow, near the harbour
Natasha I
13 June 2018|
Response from Wayne a | Reviewed this property |
It's 12 miles. We usually take between one and a half to two hours.