South Devon and Dartmoor

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These details were last updated on 29/Aug/2008
Author Nick White
Published Cordee (1995)
ISBN 1-871-890-32-2

Review
Wide-ranging, taking in everything from seacliffs to titchy inland tors (inc. bouldering). Great pictures, good crag pics with route lines overlaid; the "here be dragons" cartoons can get a bit boring and take space that could have been used improving legibility of some area guides.

Crags covered by this Guide

Devon crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Anstey's Cove112LimestoneS
Babbacombe26LimestoneSE
Beer Head2ChalkS
Bench Tor26GraniteS
Berry Head (Coastguard Cliffs)164LimestoneS
Berry Head (The Old Redoubt)105LimestoneE
Berry Head Quarry58LimestoneN
Bigbury Bay (Bantham Hand)3ShaleW
Black Hill Boulders18Granite?
Blackingstone Quarry10Graniteall
Bolt Tail2SchistW
Bonehill Rocks (Bone Hill)136GraniteSW
Bulley Cleave Quarry3Limestone?
Chinkwell Tor10GraniteW
Chipley Quarry9Pillow lavaSW
Chudleigh Rocks138LimestoneS
Chudleigh Rocks (North Face)60LimestoneN
Churston (Sea cliffs and quarries)49LimestoneN
Cod Rock8LimestoneNW
Combestone Tor21GraniteNE
Cradle Rock Buttress19LimestoneE
Crow Buttress Dewerstone6GraniteNW
Daddyhole Main Cliff40LimestoneE
Daddyhole Upper Cliff7LimestoneS
Durl Head35Limestoneall
Elender Cove3QuartziteSW
Exmouth0Sandstone (hard)?
Foggintor Quarry10Graniteall
Fur Tor1Granite?
Gammon Head8QuartziteS
Great and Little Mis Tor18Granite?
Great Links Tor15Granite?
Greator Rocks21GraniteS
Hayne Down10Graniteall
Haytor (aka Hay Tor) and Low Man79GraniteW
Haytor (or Hay Tor) Quarry8GraniteE
Hazard Quarry26LimestoneS
Hazel Tor4ShaleSW
Heltor Rock20GraniteW
Hexton Quarry6LimestoneS
Holwell Quarry14Granite?
Holwell Tor14Granite?
Hooe Lake Quarry13Limestone?
Hope Cove2ShaleW
Hound Tor156GraniteSW
Kerswell Quarry3Limestone?
Kestor Rock6GraniteSW
Ladram Bay Stacks8Sandstone (soft)S
Leather Tor8GraniteE
London Bridge25Limestoneall
Long Quarry Point83LimestoneE
Luckey Tor (aka Eagle Rock)14GraniteS
Lustleigh (Sacrificial Virgin Boulder)10Granite?
Lustleigh Cleave (Harton Chest)29Granite?
Lustleigh Cleave (Ravens Rocks)20GraniteS
Lustleigh Cleave (The Nutcrackers)23Granite?
Manaton Rocks12GraniteS
Meadfoot Quarry28LimestoneSE
Morwell Rocks38Shale?
Myrtle Turtle Quarry4Granite?
Palace Quarry8Limestone?
Parsons Hole (aka Telegraph Hole)29LimestoneSE
Petit Tor Point7Limestone?
Pilchard Cove6ShaleSE
Plimsoll Line Cliff8Limestone?
Prawle Point9SchistS
Radford Quarry (shut)13LimestoneW
Richmond Walk14Limestone?
River Dart Rocks2LimestoneNE
Saddle Point5Limestone?
Saddle Tor40Granite?
Sanctuary Wall28LimestoneS
Sandy Bay3Sandstone (soft)?
Seale Hayne Quarry2Limestone?
Sharkham Point11LimestoneE
Sharp Tor (Dartmoor)5Shale?
Sharp Tor (Devon coast)8Shale?
Sheeps Tor37GraniteE
Sidmouth0Limestone?
Smallacombe Rocks100Granite?
Sourton Tors50GraniteN
St Anchorites Rock1ShaleS
Steeple Cove2SchistSW
Swell Tor Quarry11Granite?
The Dewerstone147GraniteS
The Parson and The Clerk2Sandstone (soft)?
Thurlstone Rock1Conglomerateall
Torbryan Quarry33LimestoneW
Vixen Tor27GraniteW
West Mill Tor5Granite?
Westcott Rocks2Granite?
White Rock4Limestone?
Total climbs2426