Trencrom Hill

Walking trail

Trencrom hill isn't the highest hill in West Cornwall but at 175m at the top it offers far-reaching vista across the landscape. From pre-historic archaeology and history to wildlife spotting this ascent is definitely one to put on the walking list.

View from Trencrom Hill

Map

Trencrom Hill walk

Start:

Trencrom car park

1

From Trencrom Hill car park head west towards Badger's Croft following the track

2

Take the path on the right, skirting the hill

3

Ascend to the top of the hill from the North. At the top of Trencrom Hill take in the views stretching across North Cornwall to Godrevy and to Rosewall Hill to the west. Keep an eye out for holes in the summit's boulders drilled in by miners, during the Victorian times, on Midsummer's day and packed with gunpowder and lit for fuses of merriment!

4

Follow the track down and round back to the car park keeping an eye out for mining history such as shafts.

End:

Trencrom car park

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Trencrom Hill

Terrain

Steep climbs and uneven paths.

Paths pass through grazing areas, please manage dogs appropriately around livestock.

Trencrom Hill

How to get here

Address
Trencrom Hill car park
By road

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Trencrom Hill

Facilities and access

  • Steep climbs and uneven paths
  • Manage dogs appropriately when around grazing livestock
  • Please dispose of dog waste and litter appropriately
  • Post code for Trencrom car park: TR27 6NJ