Little Hound Tor

This tor sits between the grand mass of Cosdon Hill and Hound Tor. It is only a few metres lower than Hound Tor as this area flattens slightly before rising again up to Wild Tor. Little Hound Tor also sits right next to Whit Moor Stone Circle making a popular spot for walkers. Its a lovely spot with great views over to Belstone Tor and Steeperton Tor in the west. Its a tricky spot to get to though, with the best routes coming down from Cosdon Hill (parking around Belstone, Rawsley or South Zeal). No military areas around this tor.

Height – 490 metres            OS Grid Reference – SX632899           Mark out of 10 – 6


Little Hound Tor 1

The path from Cosdon Hill down to Little Hound Tor and then onto Hound Tor (behind and slightly right). Wild Tor to the left behind that and Hangingstone Hill in the sun at the back


Steeperton Tor left with High Willhays and Yes Tor centre right


Yes Tor far left with the Belstone Tor ridge running across the centre of photo

Little Hound Tor 3

Whit Moor Stone Circle, with Little Hound Tor over the circle and Steeperton Tor to the right

Little Hound Tor 4

Looking up to Cosdon Hill from Little Hound Tor