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# Cuckoo Rock and Combeshead Tor

**Climbs** 142 – **Rocktype** Granite – **Altitude** ? – **Faces** all## Climbs at this crag

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**Crag features**

Problems up to V9 6c.

There is a comprehensive guide at http://www.javu.co.uk/Climbing/Guides/

The problems on this crag have names and descriptions taken directly from Javu.com so you can tick climbs according to the guide..

**Approach 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.

**Guidebooks**

Boulder Britain (*2011*), www.javu.co.uk

Climb name | Grade | ||
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CRACKED BOULDER | |||

2 | Cracked Boulder Traverse | V2 5c | 60 |

3 | Problem 2 | V2 6a | 27 |

4 | Traverse and Slab | V3 6a | 33 |

5 | Problem 4 | V2 5c | 3 |

6 | Ramp traverse | V2 5c | 10 |

7 | Problem 6 | V2 6a | 9 |

8 | Problem 7 | V1 5b | 9 |

9 | Zealous | V2 6a | 1 |

SHARP ARETE BLOCK | |||

11 | Sloping Arete | V1 5b | 57 |

12 | Problem 10 | V4 6b | 24 |

13 | Sharp Arete | V2 5c | 97 |

14 | Problem 12 | V1 5b | 33 |

15 | Crystal Wall | V3 6a | 31 |

16 | Crystal Arete | V0 4c | 38 |

17 | Problem 15 | V4 6b | 7 |

18 | Problem 16 | V0 4c | 17 |

19 | The Crack | V1 5b | 19 |

20 | Problem 18 | V5 6b | |

21 | Problem 19 | V4 6b | 2 |

THE SLABS | |||

23 | Problem 20 | V2 5c | 1 |

24 | Slab Right | V0 4c | 57 |

25 | The Slab | V0 5a | 57 |

26 | Slab Left | V0 4c | 56 |

27 | Slab Left (Missing out the left arête) | V0 5b | 19 |

28 | Cracked Slab | V0 4c | 28 |

29 | Problem 25 | V0 4c | 19 |

30 | Slab | V2 6a ** | 8 |

31 | Dynamic Arete | V2 6a | 6 |

32 | Problem 27 | V1 5c | 1 |

33 | Simon's Roof | V5 6b | 20 |

34 | Balancing Act | V2 5c | 5 |

35 | Strong Man | V2 6a | 3 |

36 | Problem 31 | V0 5a | 3 |

37 | Breakdown | V0 4b | 14 |

38 | Problem 33 | V2 5c | 7 |

39 | Problem 34 | V7 6c | 1 |

40 | Mercy | V4 6b | 8 |

HANGING GROOVE BOULDER | |||

42 | Hanging Groove | V1 5c | 24 |

43 | Problem 37 | V1 5b | 21 |

44 | Slabby Rib | V0 5a | 21 |

THE PYRAMID | |||

46 | Problem 39 | V0 5a | 23 |

47 | Problem 40 | V0 5b | 19 |

48 | Problem 41 | V0 4c | 18 |

49 | Problem 42 | V1 5c | 17 |

50 | Rhino's Back | V0 5a | 18 |

51 | Dragoon | V1 5b | 16 |

CUCKOO ROCK | |||

53 | Problem 45 | V4 6b | 7 |

54 | Problem 46 (Feathers) | E5 6b ** | 5 |

55 | Problem 47 | V3 6a | 9 |

56 | Problem 48 | none | 12 |

57 | Problem 49 | V4 6b | 2 |

58 | Problem 50 | V3 6a | 1 |

59 | Problem 51 | V0 5a | 17 |

60 | Problem 52 | V0 4b | 23 |

61 | Problem 53 | V0 5a | 11 |

T-CRACK BOULDER | |||

63 | Sync | V0 5a | 27 |

64 | Reach | V2 6a | 22 |

65 | Problem 56 | V4 6b | 10 |

66 | Problem 57 | V7 6c | 2 |

67 | Problem 58 | V5 6b | 6 |

THE BLOCK | |||

69 | Problem 59 | V0 5a | 16 |

70 | Problem 60 | V2 5c | 20 |

71 | Problem 61 | V0 4c | 28 |

72 | Problem 62 | V0 5b | 22 |

73 | Problem 63 | V4 6b | 7 |

74 | Problem 64 | V0 5a | 8 |

PROOF OF CONCEPT BOULDER | |||

76 | Problem 65 | V0 4b | 18 |

77 | Problem 66 | V0 5b | 18 |

78 | Proof of Concept | V5 6b | 34 |

79 | Problem 68 | none | |

80 | Problem 69 | V5 6b | 2 |

81 | Problem 70 | none | |

DYNO FROM UNDERCUTS | |||

83 | Problem 71 | V6 6b | 1 |

84 | Dyno from Undercuts | V6 6c | 39 |

85 | Problem 73 | V0 4c | 12 |

86 | Problem 74 | V7 6b | 4 |

87 | Flake 'n' Slab | V1 5b | 17 |

PERVERTS TRAVERSE | |||

89 | Pervert's Traverse | V4 6a | 17 |

90 | Pervert's Traverse - Extended Start | V5 6b | 5 |

91 | Problem 77 | none | 1 |

92 | Problem 78 (Peeping Tom) | V9 | 2 |

HANGING FLAKE BOULDER | |||

94 | Hanging Flakes | V4 6b | 92 |

95 | Flake Crack | V0 4c | 83 |

96 | Problem 81 | V6 6c | 12 |

97 | Problem 82 | V2 5c | 13 |

98 | Problem 83 | V1 5b | 9 |

99 | Problem 84 | none | 1 |

100 | Problem 85 | V1 5b | 43 |

101 | Northern Lights | V1 5c | 33 |

102 | Problem 87 | V4 6b | 23 |

103 | Problem 88 | V4 6b | 5 |

104 | Problem 89 | none | |

105 | Problem 90 | none | |

106 | Unknown | V4 6b | 1 |

USER FEEDBACK | Login as Existing User to add your comments |

Climbed the large chimney on the main tor ~10m. Anybody know if its a route? Samuel Wainwright - 27/Apr/15 | |

Excellent on line guide at www.javu.co.uk Phil79 - 29/May/09 | |

Dire approach? Its a wonderful walk in! richardr - 08/Aug/08 |

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