Rough Tor

Rough Tor

Overview

The jagged tor of Rough Tor is 1313 ft above sea level, making it the second highest point in Cornwall and a famous landmark of Bodmin Moor.

Hostels nearby

YHA Boscastle exterior

YHA Boscastle

Self-catering kitchen
Wheelchair accessible
Garden/grounds

Rough Tor

Camelford, PL32 9QJ

Map references

OS Grid Ref: SX130818

Lat/Lng: 50.606564, -4.643924

Contact information

Other things to do nearby

Watersports at YHA Boscastle

Watersports at YHA Boscastle

Take a surf lesson at Widemouth bay and enjoy a well earned Fish and Chip supper in Bude before heading back to Boscastle for a pint of real ale in the Cob Web Inn.

Walker on Cornish coastal path near Tintagel

Walking and Rambling in Tintagel

Get back to nature and stride out on foot to explore the beauty of this part of the country.  Whether it be walking routes or off the beaten track, you’re sure to enjoy wandering around and takin

Tintagel Castle

Tintagel Castle

Set high on a craggy peninsular overlooking a dramatic stretch of Cornish coast, Tintagel Castle offers much more than regular English Heritage ruins.

Padstow harbour with Sealife Safari boat in foreground

Padstow Sealife Safaris

Sail out of Padstow harbour out of the spectacular Camel Estuary. Look out for Grey Seals, Dolphins, Porpoises and Basking Sharks. See the Sealife Safari website

Fishing boat approaching Padstow

Emma Kate Fishing Trips

Take to the sea and enjoy a mackerel or bass fishing trip, or wreck and reef trip from Padstow Harbour. Visit the Emma Kate website For bookings see the Padstow Angling Centre website

Children at a funfair

Camel Creek Adventure Park

Enter the magical land of Cornwall’s Camel Creek Adventure Park and hold on tight for Morgawr, the exciting roller coaster - great family fun! Visit the website

Tobias Ben Jacob musician

Tobias Ben Jacob at Sunset Sessions

Live on 29th July 2022 - Tobias has been a regular at the hostel since the beginning, the last time was the most magical; in the dark, by a fire to a captive audience.

Speedgums music band

The Speedgums at Sunset Sessions

Live on 2nd July 2022 - The Speedgums are a high energy and soulful three-piece band from Hay-on-Wye consisting of double bass, banjo, ukulele, trumpet, flute, harmonica and kazoo.

The Brwmys music band

The Brwmys at Sunset Sessions

Live on 27th August 2022 - We love the Brwmys and we are super happy to be welcoming them back. Foot-stomping, jig-tastic future folk from Cardiff.