The Lover's Leap, The Lovers' Leap, Lovers' Leap Rock
This is a continuation and lower part of Landscore Tor (Launceston Tor), but given the name of 'Lover's Leap' due to its proximity to the River Dart.
Said to be a place where despairing lovers threw themselves into the river, it is best seen from the west bank where the river is most picturesque.
This non-granite rock is on private ground in Coombe Wood but a permit can be obtained from Fountain Forestry.
The map above is not a navigation tool and we recommend that the grid reference shown below is used in conjunction with an Ordnance Survey map and that training in its use with a compass is advised.
SX 7264 7220
Private (seek permission)
William Crossing Ordnance Survey
Ordnance Survey Maps William Crossing: Guide to Dartmoor
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