Emsworthy Rocks

Emsworthy Rocks sit near to the very popular area of Haytor. You will see plenty of people walking around this area and Emsworthy Rocks sits on a natural path between Saddle Tor and Haytor. Fitches Holt is the first rock you will come to walking from Saddle Tor, look down to your left (west) to see a line of outcrops which make up Emsworthy Rocks. The views from these rocks are good in all directions, especially to the west and north across to Hameldown, Chinkwell Tor and Hound Tor. As mentioned it is very easy to get here with many car parks on offer. There are no military areas near this tor.

Height – 410metres           OS Grid Reference – SX750769            Mark out of 10 – 5

Emsworthy Rocks looking to the whale back hill of Hameldown

Saddle Tor with Rippon Tor behind

Unmistakable Haytor from Emsworthy Rocks

Black Hill up on the right, Holwell Tor centre with Easdon Tor back left