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Lovely stroll from Wadebridge to Camel Valley vineyard

Although it seems to be mostly used by cyclists, this is an easily walkable route. Very flat and... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2018
Alan_SAFC
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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Enjoyed the trip

We hired bikes - £50 for 2 hours riding a bit excessive and rode to Padstow. Just the right... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2018
James883
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Preston
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Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Although it seems to be mostly used by cyclists, this is an easily walkable route. Very flat and paved all the way. From Wadebridge to Camel Valley vineyard (in direction of Bodmin) is around 4.5 miles and took us about 1.5 hours at a leisurely...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

We hired bikes - £50 for 2 hours riding a bit excessive and rode to Padstow. Just the right distance for a 10 and 13 year old. (And 52 year old 😂) a very enjoyable bike ride and lovely scenery and Padstow is a delight....More

Thank James883
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

An excellent way to spend a lovely sunny day. The Trail from Wadebridge to Padstow is all motor vehicle free, so you can be reassured that you can cycle in the knowledge that it's safe for all ages. If hiring bikes, I recommend Bridge Bike...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Unskilled and unsupervised children, dogs not on leads; cyclists stopping without warning,crossing in front of oncoming traffic, cars parking on cycle lane to go shopping, taxi’s opening boot doors knocking cyclists of bikes, horses, walkers who take hearing aids out or have headphones on, disabled...More

2  Thank avastlad03
Reviewed 27 July 2018

We have ridden this trail a few times - the prettiest stretch being Wadebridge to Padstow. Note - Padstow can become a bit tacky and crowded especially in the peak season... Short flat ride on easy terrain so road bikes are okay as well, of...More

Thank ljay198
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

We hired bikes from Bodmin Bikes, set off about 10am and cycled to Padstow and back, approx 25 miles of flat pathway, mix of tarmac and stony. The section from Bodmin to Wadebrige is lovely and quiet with a few other bikes and dog walkers....More

1  Thank WindyR25
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Just the most peaceful and beautiful place. Just a nice distance to Padstow for a refreshing pint and pasty.

Thank Richard2566
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Great cycle - flat enough for the most unfit!! Cycles available to hire from various outlets. Takes about 35 mins to cycle each way.

1  Thank Dorirach
Reviewed 18 July 2018

This is a great bike ride for families. My daughter and I parked in Wadebridge - cheap all day parking. It is 5.5 miles from Wadebridge to Padstow. The route is on an old railway line so it's flat and mostly smooth. It can be...More

Thank Dittongirl
Reviewed 14 July 2018

We rented in Wadebridge and took the 6 mile route to Padstow - had heard how pretty it was but when compared to the oceanside trails this was disappointing - we did however enjoy downtown Padstow - quaint fishing village with lots of shops and...More

Thank Steve S
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ampm953
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.
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elizabeth909
28 June 2018|
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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
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nimrod8
2 July 2016|
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Response from Rachel K | Reviewed this property |
Park in wadebridge behind lidl, not lidl car park itself though. This is good for wadebridge to Padstow trail
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