Cuckoo Rock and Combeshead Tor

Climbs 142 – Rocktype Granite – Altitude ? – Faces all

Crag features
Problems up to V9 6c.

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Access notes
At the Eastern end of Burrator Resevoir is Norsworthy Bridge and a parking area. From here head South Eastish along a track, passing the ruins of a building on the right, until the track opens out and a paths leads on across a couple of field. On the hillside directly in front of you will a fine smattering of boulders, the largest of which is at the top of the hill and called Cuckoo Rock.

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Climbs at this crag

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  Climb nameGrade
2Cracked Boulder TraverseV2 5c
3Problem 2V2 6a
4Traverse and SlabV3 6a
5Problem 4V2 5c
6Ramp traverseV2 5c
7Problem 6V2 6a
8Problem 7V1 5b
9ZealousV2 6a
11Sloping AreteV1 5b
12Problem 10V4 6b
13Sharp AreteV2 5c
14Problem 12V1 5b
15Crystal WallV3 6a
16Crystal AreteV0 4c
17Problem 15V4 6b
18Problem 16V0 4c
19The CrackV1 5b
20Problem 18V5 6b
21Problem 19V4 6b
23Problem 20V2 5c
24Slab RightV0 4c
25The SlabV0 5a
26Slab LeftV0 4c
27Slab Left (Missing out the left arête)V0 5b
28Cracked SlabV0 4c
29Problem 25V0 4c
30SlabV2 6a **
31Dynamic AreteV2 6a
32Problem 27V1 5c
33Simon's RoofV5 6b
34Balancing ActV2 5c
35Strong ManV2 6a
36Problem 31V0 5a
37BreakdownV0 4b
38Problem 33V2 5c
39Problem 34V7 6c
40MercyV4 6b
42Hanging GrooveV1 5c
43Problem 37V1 5b
44Slabby RibV0 5a
46Problem 39V0 5a
47Problem 40V0 5b
48Problem 41V0 4c
49Problem 42V1 5c
50Rhino's BackV0 5a
51DragoonV1 5b
53Problem 45V4 6b
54Problem 46 (Feathers)E5 6b **
55Problem 47V3 6a
56Problem 48none
57Problem 49V4 6b
58Problem 50V3 6a
59Problem 51V0 5a
60Problem 52V0 4b
61Problem 53V0 5a
63SyncV0 5a
64ReachV2 6a
65Problem 56V4 6b
66Problem 57V7 6c
67Problem 58V5 6b
69Problem 59V0 5a
70Problem 60V2 5c
71Problem 61V0 4c
72Problem 62V0 5b
73Problem 63V4 6b
74Problem 64V0 5a
76Problem 65V0 4b
77Problem 66V0 5b
78Proof of ConceptV5 6b
79Problem 68none
80Problem 69V5 6b
81Problem 70none
83Problem 71V6 6b
84Dyno from UndercutsV6 6c
85Problem 73V0 4c
86Problem 74V7 6b
87Flake 'n' SlabV1 5b
89Pervert's TraverseV4 6a
90Pervert's Traverse - Extended StartV5 6b
91Problem 77none
92Problem 78 (Peeping Tom)V9
94Hanging FlakesV4 6b
95Flake CrackV0 4c
96Problem 81V6 6c
97Problem 82V2 5c
98Problem 83V1 5b
99Problem 84none
100Problem 85V1 5b
101Northern LightsV1 5c
102Problem 87V4 6b
103Problem 88V4 6b
104Problem 89none
105Problem 90none
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Excellent on line guide at
Phil79 - 29/May/09
Dire approach? Its a wonderful walk in!
richardr - 08/Aug/08