The explosive mines of Deerpark - Adults £10 and Children £8

view of the cabin overlooking the millpond at Forest Holidays Deerpark Cornwall
  • Available at:
    Deerpark
  • Suitable for:
    Families
  • Cost:
    From £8

Deerpark was once the UK's longest serving explosives works from 1845 to 1965. From gunpowder to grenades, the Forest Ranger will take you on an eye-opening tour. You will see forest ruins of mills, waterwheels, leats and learn of the many disasters that beset this mining area. An untold story told!

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It’s a paradise for bird watchers, nature lovers and dog owners and there are bikes for hire and Rangers offering group walks into the silent woods at dusk.

MyTelegraph.co.uk 19th July 2015