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"Valleys and Views with Water Galore"

Walk 1 Carnon Downs

Start Point: Carnon Downs Village Hall

Distance: 3 Miles

Refreshments: N/A

The first of the Feock Parish Roundwalks explores The Carnon valley, with it's historic railways and splendid views.


It is a generally flat walk with sturdy surfaces, however some sections may be muddy after intense rain.  The lanes tend to be of a good width with some field paths and stiles.

Approximate walk time: 1 to 1.5 hours

"Valleys and Views with Water Galore" starts at Carnon Village hall, visiting Chyreen, Quenchwell, Ringwell, Carnon Crease, Wellington Place, Middle Devoran, Higher Devoran, before returning to Carnon Downs. Directions are found in our Leaflet.

The Feock Trails aim to embrace our local heritage. Along the walks, you can access further information on an area by scanning one of the many Feock Trail signs. All our articles can be explored directly on our website by visiting QR: Explore the Past​

On this walk the following articles may be of particular interest:

The Carnon Valley- Ancient Mineral Workings

The Truro to Falmouth Branch Line

Ancient Mineral Workings

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