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Cornwall at it's best - The place to be when it's blowing a hooley!

Wonderful scenery with breathtaking views across Bodmin Moor and beyond. A gentle walk to the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Paul C
Plymouth, United Kingdom

We walked out to the Hurlers (the 3 stone circles close together). Amazing views and a nice walk... read more

Reviewed August 18, 2019
Whitworth, 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.
Liskeard PL14 5LE, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful scenery with breathtaking views across Bodmin Moor and beyond. A gentle walk to the Cheesewring passing Daniel Gumps old "house" gives you an idea of what it was like many years ago. Occasional climbers in the quarry below the Cheesewring make interesting watching. Good...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 18, 2019

We walked out to the Hurlers (the 3 stone circles close together). Amazing views and a nice walk on Bodmin moor.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed August 12, 2019

Worth a visit lovely little place. Very interesting. Views fantastic. Good place to have a picnic. Only a few parking places.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 6, 2019

Sunday morning, In the summertime, Over worship, We hurlers climb Over mountains, Valleys deep, Bells were ringing, Round our feet. Come, take this morning, Cried the priest, For all good hurlers, Are the devil's feast, He will curse you, Where you stand, Mark his circle,...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank hk_kernow
Reviewed July 10, 2019 via mobile

The three stone circles are amazing but also the hurlers on top of the rock was outstanding. Definitively visit it! Tip: bring good shoes as you walk over moor and stones

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 5, 2019 via mobile

Lovely walk and then climb to the hurlers, the dog had a fab time (although dogs have to be kept on a lead due to cows/sheep! - amazing views from the top. Sturdy shoes needed.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Slow66
Reviewed June 29, 2019

Near the hamlet of Minions this is a complex of three stone circles in a line. On the edge of Bodmin Moor the location is itself interesting.There are two car parks nearby in Minions so parking should not be a problem. The stone circles cover...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank LightAleCavalier
Reviewed April 28, 2019

Nice little village with a tea room, a good pub , free parking, the cheesewring and the hurlers stone circles. Great place to kill a few hours on a sunny afternoon. the walk to the cheesewring is well worth the effort.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Elliot C
Reviewed April 20, 2019 via mobile

Just north of Golitha falls there is a car park on your left as you approach Minions. From there it is a short walk (you can see the circles from the car park where there is an information board). The first circle has been largely...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 149stuartc
Reviewed April 18, 2019

If you like your stone circles, then the Hurlers Stone Circles is actually 3, with more nearby on the Bodmin Moor. Just to the north of the village of Minions high on Bodmin Moor, the Hurlers Stone Circles are easy to get to, but a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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50.515876, -4.456254 In Minions, Liskeard, PL14 5LL