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Hound Tor

Hiking Highlight

Recommended by 14 out of 14 hikers


  • Dan

    Hound Tor is a breathtaking granite outcrop that rewards those who climb to the top with magnificent views over Dartmoor. According to legend, these rocks used to be hunting dogs, a story that may have inspired Sherlock Holmes' most famous case, Hound of the Baskervilles.

  • auco

    From Sherlock Holmes and the Hound of Baskerville

  • Elevation390 m