Climbs 39
Rocktype Gritstone
Altitude 410m a.s.l
Faces SW

A self portrait on a Jamie Lilleman problem at houndkirk proper called made in sheffield. © fresherjohn

Crag features

Esoteric bouldering venue on Burbage Moor including the Buried Boomerang Boulder.

Approach notes



Peak Bouldering

The Peak Bouldering Rockfax is a massive book covering a huge area including all the main bouldering venues of the Peak District. It includes many more low-grade problems than have ever been documented before including 17 circuits with problems at V0+ 5a and under, and a further 21 circuits with problems at V2 5c and below.
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More Guidebooks:
Peak District: Bouldering (2011)

Out of print:
Should be named Houndkirk Tor (false) not HoundSkirk Tor. The Houndkirk Tor is a bit further east
popebenedictus - 10/Oct/07
Nice little bouldering venue, off the beaten track but worth a visit if only to do "....and tigger too" on the Buried Boomerang Boulder.
popebenedictus - 27/Aug/07
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
 Houndkirk Tor (Boomerange area) 
2Buried Boomerangf5+ 25
3and tigger toof6A+ 38
4Roof5+ *42
5Kangaf4 36
6Mantelf3 *25
7Mantel sit startf4+ 10
 Houndkirk Tor (false) 
9A Stoutness Exercisef6B 8
10Eeyoref6A+ 7
11Way of the Spanielf6C *19
12The H.O.Pf5+ *25
13Niche Crackf4+ 13
14Slotty Pocketsf4 18
29Not the North Polef6B+ 17
30Dirty Aretef3 7
 Houndkirk Tor (proper) 
32Made In Sheffieldf7A+ **17
33Due Date *V4 **1
34Late Arrival? *V4 *1
35The Blue Pint *f7A 2
36Harder Than Getting Up On A Thursday Morning *f6A *1
37Why Are The Walls Sticky? *f6A+ *1
38I Bet He Drinks Green Pints *f6A 1
39Al who? Hackbar. *f5 1
40The Kids Are Alright *f7A **3
41Project X *f6A  
42The Kids are Alright (sit) *f7A 2
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