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Mucky fun

Decided to find Madron Well. We parked cars at the church and walked up through the village towards... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DenJayne
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West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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Still beautiful and tranquil, despite dog mess.

Have been visiting the 'Well' and the Chapel for at least 20 years, it is still a beautiful and... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2018
Spiralarm123
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Kent, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to find Madron Well. We parked cars at the church and walked up through the village towards the Carn and onto Madron Wishing Well. Our walk took in buzzards and kites arobatic displays and then we reached the path to St Madron Well. A...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DenJayne
Reviewed 29 May 2018

A pleasant and short circular walk from Madron village. Park in village and follow main road north to last houses. A stone stile on right leads to a footpath across three fields, last bit enclosed. Comes out on lane, turn right and you'll come across...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

Have been visiting the 'Well' and the Chapel for at least 20 years, it is still a beautiful and tranquil location, still get a nice 'buzz' from being here. Often meet lovely, like minded people and have introduced lots of people to the location, all...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Spiralarm123
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We stumbled across this by accident. It is a charming and magical find and is well worth a visit. Loved the fact that we were the only people there too!

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Princess_Nemi
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I knew nothing about this well, but having missed the turnoff to Trengwainton Estate, I came across the sign to it, and thought, "Why not?" A short ways along the path was a tiny sign saying the well. I continued on about 10 or 15...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank jrreader
Reviewed 30 July 2017

A rewarding walk down a quaint path with lead you to this amazingly peaceful spot, still used today by pagans as you will see by the offerings tied to trees and items left at the alter.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank JamesM4769
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Well worth a visit for those genuinely interested in the mythology and history of Cornwall. Access is via a path which is often muddy from a small car parking area. Above the village of Madron on the edge of Penzance continue for a short distance...More

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank Rick S
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We loved the clouty tree and the chapel at this well. Feels very spiritual there and very peaceful. So silent and ancient. Gorgeous.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank lovecornwall2017
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Keep walking through Madron village onward for about 15 mins and you'll find a signpost to a wishing well / ancient Celtic temple. You can fill up your water bottle with lovely water from the well, have a walk around the small temple ruins, look...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank jcjcjc1008
Reviewed 16 February 2017

A lovely place to visit. Take wellies or make sure you go when it hasn't rained for a week. Dogs love it too. Make sure you stop and take things in. Put your phones away and look!!!

Date of experience: August 2016
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KarenBarnes62
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Response from LPG67 | Reviewed this property |
Might be difficult to negotiate the footpath from edge of village to start of track since it involves one or two stiles. Alternative is to follow (narrow) lane which eventually brings you to same spot.
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