Mineral Tramways

Get on the trail of Cornwall’s mining history

Whether you choose to cycle, walk or ride, this network of trails, centred around Camborne and Redruth provides mainly level, traffic-free access to one of Cornwall’s historic mining regions.  There are over 37 miles of adventure and discovery to enjoy. Click here to download the Mineral Tramways leaflet.

If you would like copies of the Mineral Tramways guide leaflet, please visit King Edward Mine (Troon) or contact info@kingedwardmine.co.uk for further information.

Reasons to Visit

  • Impressive and extensive remains of 19th century mining heritage
  • Varied landscapes
  • Amazing views from Carn Brea and surroundings
  • Exceptional wildlife

Planning your visit

Opening times

All year



Travel guide