Author Archives: Sue

Otter’s on your doorstep

Trevina brook once fed a series of mediaeval fishponds along the valley bottom, one pond still exists a little further up the valley, overgrown and haunt to otters & herons.

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Little Gardeners!

One oftern hears of gardeners suffering vandalism and as organic gardeners we suffer more than our fair share. Badgers each year assist us in digging our potatoes, deer prune our orchard trees (not when or where it is needed) and … Continue reading

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Duloe Stone Circle

I prefer the much smaller Duloe Stone Circle to the Hurlers, set in a high hedged field with views across the rolling Cornish countryside there is still something spiritual about the place. There is an interesting ‘dragon’ font in Duloe … Continue reading

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Minnions

The Hurlers and all things ancient At the limit of a 15 minute drive  from Trevina up on the Eastern side of Bodmin moor. There are some Stone Circles, a brisk walk across the moor to the  Cheeswring, a weird … Continue reading

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Golitha Falls

A truly wonderful walk by the tumbling gurgling river in the deep wooded valley, and its free to park, walk & have a pee. The drive there along the back lanes is my idea of what a country lane should … Continue reading

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Local Downs and Moors

Goozian Downs: Only a short walk or drive away is this grazed downs with gorse and moorland ponies – lovely en circuit with the village. Berry Downs: Again only a short walk Berry Downs can be seen from Trevina and … Continue reading

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Carnglaze Caverns

An utterly amazing live music venue underground in the local slate carverns! When visiting Cornwall it is a must to check to see if there is a live gig on. Even if there is not, Carnglaze Carverns are an interesting … Continue reading

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