Hare Tor

Hare Tor is on the western edge of Dartmoor and has fantastic views in all directions. To the west is Cornwall and north you have Great Links Tor and Brat Tor. In a southerly direction there is the sea and Plymouth Sound and behind Hare Tor is the wide open spaces towards Fur Tor and Great Kneeset. Hare Tor sits close to a large number of other tors, within a coouple of miles sit another half a dozen tors providing plenty of options to link tors together in a walk, the best parking for this area is the car park behind the Dartmoor Inn near Lydford. Hare Tor is within the Willsworthy firing range and has a military flag pole at its summit.

Height – 531metres          OS Grid Reference – SX550842

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Looking back up at Hare Tor, Sharp Tor and Great Links Tor taken from the path the Ger Tor

Looking back up at Hare Tor, Sharp Tor and Great Links Tor taken from the path the Ger Tor

Looking back to Sharp tor and Great Links Tor. Brat Tor on the far left.

Looking back to Sharp Tor and Great Links Tor. Brat Tor on the far left.

Looking into the centre of Dartmoor with Fur Tor the dark tor in the centre of photo

The boys on Hare Tor

The boys on Hare Tor

Hare Tor taken from Sharp Tor, Great Mis Tor in the distance just to the left

Hare Tor taken from Sharp Tor, Great Mis Tor in the distance just to the left