Plymouth Hoe

Climbs 52 – Rocktype Limestone – Altitude 9m a.s.l – Faces S

Crag features
Right next to the water, good if local. Two sctions a natural cave and a small limestone wall. Low problems but a few testing routes. Good, easy access and nice for evening climbing if local.

Approach notes
Go down some stairs across the roundabout from the lighthouse and keep going untill you hit the water. Parking is available on the hoe.

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGrade
2Deckchair ArÍteVB 3
4Bolt Upf6A+ 4
5Eves Evef6C  
6Woodlouse StaticV1 5a *8
7Cleverdon DismountV3 5c *8
8Cleverdon DiveV4 6a **8
9Beat the HoeV5 6b **4
11Short OverhangV0+ 5a *10
12The Nose TraverseV0- 5a 1
14Rolex Climbf5+ *7
15Slade's Leopardf5+ 6
16O' Rourkef4+ 6
17Crouching Tigerf4 8
18Kialoaf3 8
20Springboard6b **1
21The High Dive6b+ *1
22Banana SandwichesV1 5b 2
23Freddy FishcakeV2 5c 1
24The plight of the pigeonsV4 6a **1
26Fence LeftV1 5a 6
27Corner TraverseV1 5b 5
28Death or GloryV2 5c **5
29Glory or DeathV3 5c/6a *4
30Glory ArÍteV3 5c *3
31How Low Can You Gof6B *1
32That's how low I can gof6C  
33Overhang LeftV2 5c *6
34Overhang DirectV3 5c/6a *5
35Overhang RightV3 5c/6a *1
36Overhang TraverseV3 6a *1
38Snozzels Nozzelf6C 3
39Problem 1V0- 4
40Problem 2V0- 1
41Problem 3V3  
42Problem 4V2  
43Problem 5V2  
44Problem 6V1  
45Problem 7V2  
46Problem 8V2  
47Problem AVB  
48Problem A2VB  
49Problem BVB 2
50Problem CVB 1
51Problem 9V3  
52Hold Nine Low Left HandV3 6a *1
53Hold Nine Left HandV2 6a *1
54Hold Nine Rib DirectV2 6a *1
55Hold Nine Right HandV2 5c *2
56Rite WallV1 5b 2
57Right Arete via finger pocketV2 5c 2
58Right Arete via blocky holdV2 5c 1
59Artistic arete f7A **3
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
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Some nice video of some of these problems from 2007 here
Kafoozalem - 25/Jun/11
At long last the Council have removed the unsightly and dangerous fence. Now a long traverse can link together many of the best problems for some endurnce training.
Kafoozalem - 24/May/11
Currently making a site for bouldering at the hoe, check it out!
Haydn Jones - 20/Jan/11