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interesting day out

The Hurlers and nearby Cheesewring are fascinating historical and geological features for this... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
egregor50
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Liskeard, United Kingdom
A great place for all ages

The parking is free and there are some great information boards that you can read that give you the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Sue G
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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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  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“engine house” (9 reviews)
“bodmin moor” (23 reviews)
“bronze age” (6 reviews)
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Liskeard PL14 5LE, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Hurlers and nearby Cheesewring are fascinating historical and geological features for this area. Excellent walking in the area and a good picnic spot for families. The nearby cafe and pub, which serves good food all day, are both very good.

Reviewed 6 days ago

The parking is free and there are some great information boards that you can read that give you the history of the stones and renovation work that has been carried out. We went on a warm evening and the ground was very dry but do...More

Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Went here with our children and they loved it. Beautiful scenery and a lovely walk. Had a walk through the village minion as well.

Reviewed 30 May 2017

It's well worth a visit to see what the Ice Age and our predecessors left us. Park up for free, put on some walking shoes and go visit. You'll see wild ponies, some stone circles and then the stone stacks created by the Ice Age....More

Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

A great place to go walking through, very interesting standing stones which are well preserved in the main. There are great walks up to the cheese wrings and an amazing view from the top

Reviewed 28 May 2017

difficult to find needs more sign posts has we got lost but worth it not suitable for the disabled or small children

Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Remote area with stone circle. Interesting visitors center close by that also explains mining in the area. Town of Minion close by, tiny but a few places to eat

Reviewed 13 May 2017

A good board put up to explain site. Ample car park. Didn't really find very inspiring, although it was dog friendly.

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Minions is situated in the mining heritage area on Bodmin Moor and is steeped in history. A small village with a pub and cafe. Large area of moorland with two free car parks. Three stone circles called The Hurlers which information boards tell you about....More

Reviewed 5 May 2017

Right on one of the highest parts of Bodmin. It's very windy when you walk out to the stones the stones are really old. It's worth a visit for an hour or two.

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Heather W
2 January 2015
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