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long climb with children on a hot day but the view was worth it lots of wildlife for children to see

Reviewed July 7, 2019
Susan R
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Cornwall, United Kingdom
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Love taking the dogs here! Absolutely stunning views when you get to the top, but wear walking... read more

Reviewed June 9, 2019
Hayleyking
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Roche, United Kingdom
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Reviewed July 7, 2019

long climb with children on a hot day but the view was worth it lots of wildlife for children to see

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Susan R
Reviewed June 9, 2019 via mobile

Love taking the dogs here! Absolutely stunning views when you get to the top, but wear walking boots as can get muddy. Definitely would recommend

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Hayleyking
Reviewed May 30, 2019

A good sense of mystery about this unusual place just outside the village of Roche. Great if you fancy a bit of rock scrambling.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Alan P
Reviewed February 4, 2019

Well worth a visit if you are interested in the past . This is a chapel built on a rocky plateau, possibly as a hermitage for a retreat from the world.Dramatic from below, but you can climb up as well, by ladders, if you are...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Bruce R
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Walked from our accommodation at Carbis Wharf circa 7pm. Dicing with death with fast Cornish drivers and passing a strange local house with a sign outside - offering to show you hand made knives! Once off the road we were met by the most odd...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank JaneinSlough
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Just outside Roche you will find Roche Rock. You will need sturdy shoes as you make your way to what is believed to be an old castle. There is a set of ladders fixed into the wall so you can climb up. When you get...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Rob S
Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

Whilst staying in Roche we decided to visit the rock. This is a simple looking structure built on to of a rock. Climbing up to the structure and looking round what is left stirs the imagination of what it would have been like when it...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank StevieG0909
Reviewed October 11, 2017

Went there when our singing group The Trembellos sang in the church. Decided to climb to the top and take some photos. Would advise anyone to make sure to secure all loose articles. Halfway up the steel ladder, my camera fell out of my pocket...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Dave H
Reviewed September 4, 2017

Finally we got to go to Roche Rock and have a decent look around!! I braved the two ladders and was rewarded with a stunning view over Cornwall, even on an overcast day it was beautiful! Its a shame more isnt made of this place,...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

Stunning site on the edge of Clay Country in the heart of Cornwall - great to ramble over for young and not so young.

Date of experience: August 2017
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