Hedge Tor

This is a small tor that could easily be missed in between all the rock star tors in this area. You have Haytor to the south east, Hound Tor to the east, with Chinkwell Tor and Hameldown to the west. This one is surrounded by far more popular tors, however if you want a bit of quiet in this area then this is as good as it gets. The views to all these tors are good in a 360 view as the ground falls away around this tor. There are a couple of ways to get to this summit, from Honeybag Tor head downhill to a gate by the woods, this will put you on an easy path to the summit. There is also a larger gate on the road to Hound Tor car park which is a permissive path, this provides a route straight across this tor, meaning you don’t have to double back and you can then link Honeybag Tor to Hound Tor easily. There are no military firing ranges near this tor.

Height – 410 metres           OS Grid Reference – SX734786           Mark out of 10 – 6



From the gate below Honeybag Tor looking to Hedge Tor, Hound Tor behind left

Hedge Tor to Chinkwell Tor (left) and Honeybag Tor (right)

Hound Tor stands tall from Hedge Tor


Haytor left and Rippon Tor right


North to Easdon Tor to the right


Left to right, Hedge Tor, Chinkwell Tor and Honeybag Tor from the road to Hound Tor