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

cycling

Cycling in Bodelva

The Cornish Way forms part of the National Cycle Network, a network of attractive places to cycle throughout the UK. Two thirds of the route is traffic free with the rest taking place on quiet roads.

Eden Project

Eden Project

Situated in a former china claypit near St Austell, the Eden Project features a series of immense golf ball-shaped biomes which contain spectacularly exotic artificial Mediterranean, rainforest and ot

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.

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.

Bottles of beer

St Austell Brewery

Enjoying the beers at YHA Eden Project? See how and where they're made with a trip to this award-winning brewery. Plenty to see and plenty to drink.

St Eval Karting Centre

St Eval Karting Centre

The largest, fastest and most exciting race circuit in the South West. Visit for a quick practice or challenge your friends to a race!

Velvet and Stone

Velvet and Stone at YHA Treyarnon Bay

Velvet & Stone’s brand of indie-folk combines haunting soundscapes with catchy pop hooks and great songs – giving an original and beautiful take on a traditional genre.

Caleb Harris

Caleb Harris at YHA Treyarnon Bay

Caleb Harris is a 20 year old singer-songwriter/multi-instrumentalist from Cornwall, taking influence from the likes of Nick Drake, Fleet Foxes, Beirut and Bon Iver.

cycling

Cycling around the Eden Project

The Cornish Way forms part of the National Cycle Network, a network of attractive places to cycle throughout the UK. Two thirds of the route is traffic free with the rest taking place on quiet roads.

watersports

Watersports in Eden Project

Near to YHA Eden Project is St Austell Bay and the Cornish Riviera where you can take part in sailing and other watersports or just take in the beautiful sandy beaches.

Ami Lyons

Ami Lyons at YHA Treyarnon Bay

Ami Lyons, a singer-songwriter from England has been self-learning guitar and writing music since 2013, gaining experiences and drawing inspiration from her day to day life on the open road across the