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 53
3Problem 2V2 6a 23
4Traverse and SlabV3 6a 32
5Problem 4V2 5c 2
6Ramp traverseV2 5c 9
7Problem 6V2 6a 8
8Problem 7V1 5b 9
9ZealousV2 6a 1
11Sloping AreteV1 5b 51
12Problem 10V4 6b 22
13Sharp AreteV2 5c 93
14Problem 12V1 5b 29
15Crystal WallV3 6a 28
16Crystal AreteV0 4c 35
17Problem 15V4 6b 7
18Problem 16V0 4c 15
19The CrackV1 5b 19
20Problem 18V5 6b  
21Problem 19V4 6b 2
23Problem 20V2 5c 1
24Slab RightV0 4c 54
25The SlabV0 5a 55
26Slab LeftV0 4c 55
27Slab Left (Missing out the left arête)V0 5b 18
28Cracked SlabV0 4c 28
29Problem 25V0 4c 19
30SlabV2 6a **8
31Dynamic AreteV2 6a 6
32Problem 27V1 5c 1
33Simon's RoofV5 6b 18
34Balancing ActV2 5c 5
35Strong ManV2 6a 3
36Problem 31V0 5a 3
37BreakdownV0 4b 14
38Problem 33V2 5c 7
39Problem 34V7 6c 1
40MercyV4 6b 7
42Hanging GrooveV1 5c 22
43Problem 37V1 5b 20
44Slabby RibV0 5a 20
46Problem 39V0 5a 21
47Problem 40V0 5b 17
48Problem 41V0 4c 16
49Problem 42V1 5c 15
50Rhino's BackV0 5a 16
51DragoonV1 5b 14
53Problem 45V4 6b 6
54Problem 46 (Feathers)E5 6b **5
55Problem 47V3 6a 8
56Problem 48none 10
57Problem 49V4 6b 2
58Problem 50V3 6a  
59Problem 51V0 5a 14
60Problem 52V0 4b 21
61Problem 53V0 5a 9
63SyncV0 5a 25
64ReachV2 6a 19
65Problem 56V4 6b 7
66Problem 57V7 6c 2
67Problem 58V5 6b 5
69Problem 59V0 5a 14
70Problem 60V2 5c 17
71Problem 61V0 4c 24
72Problem 62V0 5b 17
73Problem 63V4 6b 6
74Problem 64V0 5a 7
76Problem 65V0 4b 15
77Problem 66V0 5b 15
78Proof of ConceptV5 6b 28
79Problem 68none  
80Problem 69V5 6b 2
81Problem 70none  
83Problem 71V6 6b 1
84Dyno from UndercutsV6 6c 36
85Problem 73V0 4c 11
86Problem 74V7 6b 4
87Flake 'n' SlabV1 5b 17
89Pervert's TraverseV4 6a 15
90Pervert's Traverse - Extended StartV5 6b 5
91Problem 77none 1
92Problem 78 (Peeping Tom)V9 2
94Hanging FlakesV4 6b 82
95Flake CrackV0 4c 72
96Problem 81V6 6c 10
97Problem 82V2 5c 9
98Problem 83V1 5b 7
99Problem 84none 1
100Problem 85V1 5b 37
101Northern LightsV1 5c 33
102Problem 87V4 6b 16
103Problem 88V4 6b 4
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