Pew Tor

Time for a no rush, easy walk from Pork Hill car park, with some lovely scenery but nothing too strenuous for a Sunday afternoon! Some new hills collected, shame that the sun only came out at the end but it at least meant that the ice cream van got some custom!

Start – Pork Hill car park
Route – Windy Post Cross – Feather TorHeckwood TorPew TorFeather Tor – Pork Hill car park
Distance – 2 miles    Start time – 2.30pm     Time taken – 1 3/4hrs    Highest Point – Heckwood Tor 321m
Weather – Cloudy and murky to start, brightened up at the end
© Crown copyright 2014 Ordnance Survey FL 2014 SF

© Crown copyright 2014 Ordnance Survey FL 2014 SF

Looking back to the car park with Cox Tor behind

Looking back to the car park with Cox Tor behind

Pew Tor ahead

Grey looking Pew Tor ahead

The brilliantly named Grimstone and Sortridge leat and Windy Cross

The brilliantly named Grimstone and Sortridge leat and Windy Cross

Looking from Feather Tor to Vixen Tor

Looking from Feather Tor to Vixen Tor

Flying to Pew Tor!!

Flying to Pew Tor!!

Pew Tor summit looking back to a murky Cox Tor left and the Staple Tors right

Pew Tor summit looking back to a murky Cox Tor left and the Staple Tors right

Pew tor 7

Views to Sharpitor and Peek Hill (centre photo) as the sun tries to break through

Pew tor 8

Kings Tor with North Hessary Tor and the mast barely visable

 

Along the obviously path to Feather Tor

Along the obviously path to Feather Tor

Looking back to Pew Tor

Looking back to Pew Tor

A brighter looking Staple Tors

A brighter looking Staple Tors