Bellever Tor

A lovely circular walk which tops out on two tors, the views from Bellever Tor are superb, especially northwards towards Longaford and the Beardown Tors. There’s also the added bonus of a pint back in Postbridge and a chance to see the famous clapper bridge.

Start – Bellever Forest Car Park
Route – Bellever Forest – Laughter Hole Farm – Laughter TorBellever Tor – Bellever Forest
Distance – 3.5 miles     Start time – 10.30am     Time taken – 3 hrs    Highest Point – Bellever Tor 443m
Weather – Sunny but cold, some ice on the ground!
Bellever map

© Crown copyright 2014 Ordnance Survey FL 2014 SF

East Dart River, the car park is in the trees to the left

East Dart River, the car park is in the trees to the left

And from higher up

And from higher up

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The view opens up towards Bellever Tor

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Laughter Tor summit

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Looking to Princetown from Laughter Tor

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Lovely views eastwards from Laughter Tor

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From Bellever Tor the view to the pointy Longaford Tor

The path down from Bellever Tor

The path down from Bellever Tor

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Looking back to Laughter Tor from Bellever Tor

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Bellever Tor trig with the Princetown mast in the distance

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The trig again with Longaford Tor in the distance

Looking back to Bellever Tor from the boundary walls

Looking back to Bellever Tor from the boundary walls

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The route back to Bellever village and the car park

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The car park is in the conifers next to Bellever village

Clapper bridge at Bellever

The road and half clapper bridge at Bellever

Lovely shadows in the car park

Lovely shadows in the car park

Postbridge clapper bridge

Postbridge clapper bridge