A wild rugged granite hill top famous for it fine views and fascinating history. Kit Hill is a 400 acre Country Park at the highest point in the Tamar Valley and forms a dominating feature to be seen for miles around. Stunning views over the valley and across to Dartmoor and Bodmin Moor. Lots of opportunities for walking with a network of paths.
Rich in archaeology with signs of thousands of years of human activity – from a Neolithic long barrow (approx. 3000BC) to 19th Century mining remains, including the ornate summit chimney stack.
Open, free access. Guided walks and events throughout the year. Managed by Cornwall Council.