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Halloween in Cornwall — spoooooky!

There is so much to do on Halloween – hilarity or horror – you choose: ZOMBIE CRAWL – Newquay 28 Oct 2017, Saturday 13:00 – 18:30 Children of Newquay are invited to join the Newquay BID’s FREE Zombie Crawl. Wearing gory get-ups and ghoulish glad-rags they will parade through the town in a spook-tacular Halloween […]

Cornish Winter Fair
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The Cornish Winter Fair – 18 November 2017

The Cornish Winter Fair, a celebration of Cornish farming & food — and FREE. Saturday 18 November 2017, 10 – 5 o’clock. Royal Cornwall Showground, Wadebridge PL27 7JE. Totally undercover. Click here for more information. Wrestling Rodeo bull Crafts Cakes & Preserves Cornish food and drink producers Foxhounds & terriers Machinery to buy or view Plenty […]

Doc Martin & Louisa
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Doc Martin’s Cornwall

Port Wenn Nestled in a valley on the North Cornwall coast is the sleepy fishing village of Port Wenn, home to Doc Martin, the grumpy TV doctor. Port Isaac We know it as Port Isaac, 35 minutes away, and it has been the site of quite a few TV and film treats: Amy Foster Amy […]

Trethevy Quoit - Neolithic Cornwall
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Neolithic Cornwall

Away from the bustle, away from the beaches, away from the buzz – imagine what it would be like to live in Cornwall 5000 years ago … First, find a high hill — Neolithic Cornwall near Ruthern Valley: Rough Tor, perfect for a picnic.  ± PL32 9QJ. Right across the A30 is Helman Tor.  ± PL30 5DF.  The Cheeserings and the Hurlers, ± PL14 5LL, […]

Ross & Demelza on cliff
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Poldark – It’s all about Cornwall!

The hit series shows off some of the most beautiful countryside in Cornwall and you’ll find much of it near Ruthern Valley! Imagine Ross and Demelza in some of these beautiful spots. St Breward (30 min north) and The Hurlers hosted many outdoor scenes. Bodmin Moor is vast and somewhere on the moor is the exterior of Poldark’s cottage, Nampara.  Tregirls beach is […]

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Fowey River Kayak Adventures

Outstanding Natural Beauty and Marine Conservation Explore its Creeks & Backwaters on the high tide – or on the low tide venture down to its historic Harbours & Beaches. On both trips you will be paddling through an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and a Marine Conservation Area teeming with wildlife that includes kingfishers, herons, […]

Helman Tor near Ruthern Valley
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Best Cornish Picnic spots near Ruthern Valley

Picnic Spots near Ruthern Valley Visit Cornwall has compiled its Top 10 Favourite Picnic Spots and Ruthern Valley is close to so many! Camel Trail, Grogley Halt (3 min) Cardinham Woods (19 min) Polly Joke Beach, Crantock (31 min) Bedruthan Steps (33 min) Fowey Picnic Boat (34 min) Lost Gardens of Heligan (38 min) Two more […]

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Stargazing from Ruthern Valley

No light pollution – great for stargazing Inspired by the Aurora Borealis in Cornwall, we have been doing a little stargazing. Did you know you can see the Milky Way from Earth? On a clear night we can see the Milky Way, Cassiopeia, Ursa Major (The Plow, or The Big Dipper if you’re American), and lots more. We […]

Mega Pods at Ruthernbridge
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Ruthernbridge and turn left — Mega Pods have arrived!

Mega Pods available from 20th May. A magnificent MEGA-combination of comfort and camping with the convenience of running water and underfloor heating.  It’s glamtastic camping.  However you want to spend your day, you know that the Mega Pod is comfy, warm and dry on your return. After surfing on the North Cornwall coast, or cycling to Padstow […]

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Grogley Woods Mountain Biking Video

Grogley Woods Ruthernbridge Cornwall From dirtmountainbike.com/news: “Grogley Trails are subjected to a moto enduro each year and to get the trails back into prime unpowered bike conditions Dom Pearce and the boys have been out in the short days getting the trails back up and running. We popped down to check these trails out.” Check […]