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Pleasant surprise

Was surprised to find these three stone circles as hadn't heard of them before. Obviously less... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2018
277amelia
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Dorset, United Kingdom
My favourite walk

Having recently moved to the area, this has become our favourite evening dog walk. The views are... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
FinMcDin
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Cornwall, United Kingdom
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Said to have been hurled by an angry God in response to violation of His Sabbath day, these three large stone circles are built close together and vary in size from 105 feet to 135 feet across.
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

Was surprised to find these three stone circles as hadn't heard of them before. Obviously less impressive than Stonehenge but in a more impressive situation. Reached by easy walk from nearest carpark, at Minions. Visit should be combined with a walk onwards up to the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Having recently moved to the area, this has become our favourite evening dog walk. The views are amazing. Some of the best sunsets. No matter how many times I go I still love seeing the stones and being in the moorland. Well worth a visit...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

An amazing place to visit, best on a lovely day, but also nice when windy to blow away the cobwebs. An amazing ring of stones some still standing, also worth wandering over the moors enjoying the freedom to visit the Cheesewring. A stone standing circles...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Jetroll
Reviewed 29 September 2018

A beautiful atmospheric place and so peaceful. We walked across the moorland from the free car park at Minions to Hurlers. Hardly anyone about except sheep and birds. If you get this far, its a must to go on to Cheesewring!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank marion h
Reviewed 26 September 2018

The carpark is free, large and in September practically empty. The stone circles are about a 5 minute casual stroll from the carpark. The site itself is not very interesting (apart from the age) but the views across the moors are fantastic. Good photo opportunity....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 26 September 2018

This is an historic place. Not as big or dramatic as Stone Henge , but just as interesting. The area around is great for walking . We did it on a really wet day but will return in better weather.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 104t
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

It’s a great place to visit, we parked in the free car park in minions and walked over the moorland to Hurlers and then climbed up the cheesewring. Beautiful walk with brilliant views and lots of wildlife, ponies, cows and sheep. We really enjoyed climbing...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank DJRDevon
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Well worth a short walk from the car park at Minions. It is a lovely walk with beautiful views on a clear sunny day. Extend your walk to the Cheesewring for a 360 degree view across both Cornwall and Devon. Allow a couple of hours...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LouCole
Reviewed 9 August 2018

The stones are interesting to see, but the rest of the moor ofefrs plenty more to see and do whilst here

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JonathanWootton
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Hurlers Stone Circles are probably the best examples of ceremonial circles in the south west. 3 Neolithic or early Bronze Age stone circles arranged in a line. i have never seen anything like it. lovely to visit as part of a longer walk onto the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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