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Fantastic Walk

You can do the trail in bite sized chunks or, if you're feeling fit, you can do all 16 miles in one... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Very enjoyable

Although the Camel Trail is used by a lot of cyclists there is nothing to stop you having a nice... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
Braunton, United Kingdom
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Wadebridge, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can do the trail in bite sized chunks or, if you're feeling fit, you can do all 16 miles in one great day, but perhaps using your bike is best for that distance. It's pretty much all on level grounds walking is easy and...More

Thank Percy81
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Although the Camel Trail is used by a lot of cyclists there is nothing to stop you having a nice quiet stroll along the Estuary – provided you choose the right time of day for your ‘stroll’ as it can get extremely busy during the...More

Thank Stingray44
Reviewed 4 October 2018

The Camel Trail is becoming so popular that during the summer months it can become very congested with holidaymakers. However, if you are fortunate enough to live locally, like l do, or visit off-peak, there are many opportunities to enjoy it when it is at...More

Thank PaulF1961
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

The Camel Trail is best done outside school holidays and during the week if possible. This fun and easy bike ride for us started and finished at Wenfordbridge,a total of 36 miles. With free parking and the excellent Snails Pace cafe it’s by far the...More

Thank keith w
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Enjoyed the walk as had my daughters dog with us,however it would be great to cycle this and bike hire is very easy to do. There were some nice views too

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Walked from Wadebridge along the Camel Trail into Padstow. The walk had lovely scenery looking across the river. There were cyclists and walkers on the trail but plenty of room for everyone. There's a pit stop half way that do fantastic smoothies and homemade treats...More

Thank snorkelgirl23_10
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Great trail.Bike hire reasonable from Wadebridge.Enjoyed the ride and easy going.You can do a shorter journey if you cant hack the full distance.Would do it again.Ensure comfy clothing.

Thank Jacki S
Reviewed 18 September 2018

We have our own bikes now, but hire is available and the trail either way is suitable for all. Stunning scenery.

Thank ljacks2020
Reviewed 11 September 2018

What a beautiful cycle ride and walk. This trail is a must, a fantastic route, places to rest and admire the gorgeous views. It's flat and so the younger kids will moan less. Luna loved it, she had a little dip by the river and...More

Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Very scenic walk, with lots of cafes along the trail. We started at the free car park on the edge of Bodmin and stopped at The Camel Trail Tea Garden which is worth going to.

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15 August 2018|
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Response from Dorirach | Reviewed this property |
Hi - we always do it the other way round because the parking in Padstow is tricky. Some of the cycle hire places in Wadebridge give you free parking.
27 June 2018|
Response from kevmogg | Reviewed this property |
Bodmin is Bodmin the Jail is worth a visit town centre is pleasant lots of charity shops as per most town centres nowadays - trail there is a lovely cafe just along from the vineyard Great food ( cream tea) and licensed I... More
2 July 2016|
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Response from rhealey99 | Reviewed this property |
Park in wadebridge behind lidl, not lidl car park itself though. This is good for wadebridge to Padstow trail