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Roughtor (pronounced Row Tore) was recommended to us as the place where they film dramatic horse... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2018
Brisbane, Australia
I love this place

One of my favourite places on this planet, Bodmin Moor, so wild and enchanting. I want my ashes... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
Bude, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 October 2018

Roughtor (pronounced Row Tore) was recommended to us as the place where they film dramatic horse riding scenes in shows like “Poldark”. It’s also the scene of a grizzly murder in 1844 which is the subject of the trial in the Courthouse Experience in Bodmin....More

Thank seagullrob
Reviewed 10 September 2018

One of my favourite places on this planet, Bodmin Moor, so wild and enchanting. I want my ashes scattering from the top so I can fly to the five corners of Cornwall

Thank nvq
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Once we'd managed to find the car park, we had a brilliant walk exploring the peaks of Roughtor. The terrain is challenging but not horrendous, and the surrounding wildlife is lovely. Brilliant views at the top and a nice chat with the wild ponies on...More

1  Thank Lucy B
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Absolutely love coming up here for a walk with the dog. Beautiful views, very peaceful, one of the highest points in Cornwall. Lots of wild ponies and sheep around. There is a free car park in camelford for roughtor, but it's a fairly long walk....More

Thank TeenyTorres
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely walk to the top and awesome views on a clear day when you get there. Check the weather forecast before you go though as the mist can come in quickly

Thank hislordshipcornwall
Reviewed 9 June 2018

Magical place and well worth the climb to the summit for outstanding views. They encourage you to pick up after your dogs but there is no bun in the car park. Such a shame.

1  Thank Julie C
Reviewed 26 April 2018

This is more for the hardened walkers. Wear walking boots and choose a day with food weather and you will be rewarded with true Bodmin moor. Wild bleak and views.

Thank ianhowett
Reviewed 15 April 2018

We climbed Roughter, little daughter and shower roughter, on a family day out. It was absolutely wonderful and on the tops, the views were breathtaking. We stopped and had a picnic, to enjoy the experience for a longer time. If you love walking and the...More

Thank tiger62_10
Reviewed 5 November 2017

We walked up to Rough Tor and on to Brown Willie on a changeable November afternoon . The visibility was excellent throughout. I expect it would be better to walk elsewhere if there was mist. The rock formations are amazing .the panoramic view spectacular, There...More

Thank fromstalbans
Reviewed 17 September 2017

It was challenging getting to Roughtor from Camelford--we took the shorter (but extremely narrow) access road right from the town; it might have been better to go the other way (further north on the . We got there around 2pm on a sunny Sunday and...More

Thank Karen M
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