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Bodmin Moor

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Just passing through

I adore Bodmin Moor, I live on the very edge, and about 50% of my journey's start by crossing some... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
wwwudzy
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Bodmin, United Kingdom
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Wild and Rugged

Bodmin Moor is an amazing place. Wild and rugged but also full of history from pre-historic... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Val C
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Leigh, United Kingdom
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This wild and craggy moor offers many historic attractions including prehistoric granite "sculptures" and the supposed final resting place for King Arthur’s legendary sword Excalibur.
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All reviews jamaica inn st breward wild ponies highest point wonderful area vast area free roaming north and south coasts great place for walking four legged friends golitha falls ancient stone walking boots natural beauty lovely scenery sunny day well worth a visit
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I adore Bodmin Moor, I live on the very edge, and about 50% of my journey's start by crossing some part of the Moor. The Moor is in constant change, new growth, new life, maturing nature, then decay to make way for next year's growth....More

Thank wwwudzy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bodmin Moor is an amazing place. Wild and rugged but also full of history from pre-historic standing stones to the remnants of the tin and copper mining days of the 19C. Sheep, cattle and ponies graze freely.

Thank Val C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent most of our time with Susan of Heritage Safaris exploring areas of the moor. What a fascinating place it is even though we only saw a small part of it. Wonderful area to explore -- especially with a knowledgeable guide.

Thank tuxedocat907
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Wonderful rambling environment. There are so many historic sites on the moor and sites of former mining operations and ancient settlements.

1  Thank Paul H
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

It is not one of these places where you park, take some pics and drive on. It requires good walking skills and shoes to see everything and enjoy the view from the top.

1  Thank Nicolette B
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

This is a pleasant moor for a stroll. There are granite sculptures to see, wild ponies to look at, or just stroll in the peaceful clear air and relax. A beautiful and unspoiled landscape.

1  Thank Normieb41
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

A beautiful place to find peace and seclusion providing you select the right part of the moor. On parts there are ancient stone circles and remains of stone built houses and enclosures. Ponies and cattle also roam parts of the moor. Weather can be very...More

Thank Tony W
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

just loved this place the wild cattle and horses were a lovely surprise ended up at minion village great day out

Thank Tracey A
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Nice place to walk or drive around and relax in the country. There are great views, and lots of livestock to see. Unfortunately it rains a lot too!

Thank Freddyminster
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

One of our favourite places to drive around in Cornwall and look at the stunning scenery including the lakes and pools. Also discovered Warleggan this time which is a small village with free-roaming cattle which is a site to behold.

2  Thank JerseyGirl1981
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stolly123
3 June 2017|
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Response from Tony W | Reviewed this property |
If you are using normal shoes just be careful it is all too easy to trip on hidden rocks and depressions in the ground and this could result in a twisted ankle without the support of walking boots.
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