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Camel Trail

Camel Trail, Bodmin

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Type: Waymarked Trail

The Camel Trail is arguably the most successful recreational multi use trail in the UK, providing access to the beautiful Cornish countryside along a disused railway line between Wenfordbridge, Bodmin, Wadebridge and Padstow. Accessible for all. Wenford Bridge - Bodmin 7.5 miles, Bodmin - Wadebridge 5.8 miles and Wadebridge - Padstow 5 milesManaged by Cornwall Council and The Camel Trail Partnership, the Camel Trail is carefully maintained and promoted in order to accommodate the 400,000 users each year. Running through both a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) and a Special Area of Conservation (SAC) the Camel Trail is run with conservation and the environment as a major consideration.

Contact Details

Information from
Bodmin Visitor Information
Shire Hall, Mount Folly
PL31 2DQ

Tel: +44 01208 76616

Opening Times

1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018



  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (free)


  • On-Site café/restaurant - There are pubs, cafes and restaurants in Padstow, Wadebridge and Bodmin.
  • Picnic Site

Establishment Features

  • Toilets

Specialist Features

  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards families

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A30. The Camel Trail can be accessed at Bodmin, Wenford Bridge, Helland, Wadebridge and Padstow.

Public Transport Directions