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Hound Tor, Dartmoor National Park

4.9
#15 of 35 in Outdoors in Dartmoor National Park
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  • Amazing place to go, but I'd suggest walking up the Tor when it's less drizzly and less boggy and muddy. It's lovely though, climbing up and just feeling the peaceful air around it. The history surrou...  more »
  • This is a great place to go for a nice stroll, the views are spectacular and there is a medieval village there too.  more »
  • We started this tradition last year and hope to do it each year for as long as we can. We have to small boys now four and six and they ask can we climb the mountain. So each xmas eve we set off with s...  more »
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  • It's one of the most beautiful spots in Devon in my honest opinion. On a clear day, with a picnic, it's heaven. There's plenty of free parking nearby and the views are literally breathtaking.
  • Park in the free car park then ascend to the tor for beautiful views of the area. Drop down the other side to the remains of the village. Stunning ! Just off to the side are the remains of an ancient stone circle and burial kist. A beautiful and awesome area.
  • Beautiful spot. Car park very close by with a van to get hot food sometimes.
  • Great place for walking and climbing, very misty the day we visited, but that just added to the atmosphere!
  • Very nice rock is to climb up very nice view I would say good this place to my frends
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