Climbs 167
Rocktype Granite
Altitude 370m a.s.l
Faces SW

Bouldering at Bone Hill Rocks © Sean Kelly

Crag features

The moor's most extensive and popular bouldering venue, with many interesting problems and some really tough ones waiting to be done, if you're good enough and want to impress the touroids.

Excellent descriptions of the various boulders and problems can be found on Dave Henderson's www.javu.co.uk

Approach notes

Park at the car park off the B3387, to the E of Widecombe in the Moor. Walk N up the hill towards the boulders.

Yeah a photo topo on the Wave boulder would be good! I will try and make one this week.
Beastly Squirrel - 07/Dec/14
First time at Bonehill at the weekend, more reccy than climbing as was walking with girlfriend. Any of the locals fancy putting together a clear photo topo of the wave wall and it's recent additions? Could be me but wasn't so clear on Javu.
drewish - 03/Nov/14
Lots of variety in the problems. Difficult to really work the hard problems as they destroy your skin!!
TokyoFixedGear - 21/Oct/08
Great place to spend a day, or even a weekend. Lots of problems to keep yourself amused. Could even find some long routes of you wanted to break out the lead rack, not sure how difficult it would be but a good place to learn leading and rope work.
diggers - 14/Jul/08
This is an awesome area for bouldering, and well worth a couple of hours travel to get to. All around bonehill there are tors with some great problems and for all abilities, but just bonehill itself could keep you busy all day, and then some. the other surrounding tors are definately quieter though. the granite is punishing on the skin.
simon lippett - 06/Aug/06
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
 Baby Slab 
2Baby Slab P1V0 *419
3Baby Slab P2V1 394
4Baby Slab P3V3 228
5Baby Slab (using left arete)VB *227
6Arete R of Baby SlabV1 18
7Baby slab traverseV0- 18
 Cracked Boulder 
9Cracked Boulder P4V0- 143
10Cracked Boulder P5V6 10
11P5 Low (Project)
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V9  
12Snatch
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V4 **27
 The Cube 
14The Cube P7V0+ 250
15The Cube P8V0- 183
16The Cube P9V7 *3
17The Cube P10V4 160
18The Cube P10 sitstartV6 65
19The Cube P11V1 364
20The Cube - Javu Problem 12V2 29
21The Cube P13VB 387
22The Cube P14V3 *291
23Lowla's CubeV10 ***2
24The Cube Uphill FaceTraverse P15V5 ***116
25The Cube P16V3 32
2618 (Javu)V5 7
27The Cube Arete P17V4 173
28The Cube P19V2 78
29Lowla
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V8 11
30Lowla Reverse
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V7 **1
31Lowla Reverse TraverseV9 **1
32Lowla (There and Back)
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V9 **2
33The Cube Traverse (Low finish)
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V9 **2
34The Cube Traverse P21V8+ 3
 Slopey Traverse Block 
36Slopey Traverse P22V5 ***117
37Slopey Traverse ReverseV5 **14
38Slopey Traverse Extension
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V5 ***5
39Slopey Traverse VariationV6  
 Warm Up Slab 
41Warm Up Slab P25V3 87
42Warm Up Slab - Left of CrackV0 117
43Warm Up Slab P26VB *452
44Warm Up Slab P27V1 *413
45Warm Up Slab P28V0 285
46Warm Up Slab P29V5 26
47Warm Up Slab P30V3 77
48Warm Up Slab P30 (5c version)
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V2 25
49Warm Up Slab P33V3 **54
50Warm Up Slab P34V2 25
51Warm-Up TraverseV1 32
52ArkemV8+ ***35
53The MoorV10 ***3
54The Moor SDS (Project)
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V13  
 The Dark Side 
56Dark Side Left AreteV0 156
57Dark Side FlakeV0 *266
58The Dark SideV8 8
59Dark Side TraverseV1 *138
60Dark Side P39V2 14
61Right Slab DirectV2 ***19
62The Dark Side P41V0 *64
 The Scoops 
64P43V5 3
65The Scoop P46V6 12
66The ScoopV4 38
67Ivory MountainV9 1
68Arete left of scoopV8 **17
 The Bridge 
70P49 (Javu Guide)V5 3
71The Bridge P50
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V1 88
72P51 Under the bridgeV6 ***19
73Problem 52E3 5b 6
74Emerald Crack (P53)V4 1
 Twin Cracks 
76Twin Cracks Sector P53V4 **4
77Left of Twin CracksV6 8
78Twin Cracks P45V0+ 91
79Twin Crack SS
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V1 **19
80"4c" CrackV0 21
81Twin Cracks Left (javu 58b)V5 **14
82Slabtopia *V0 1
83Toe Stub *V1 1
84Slabtrav *V0 1
85Sui Generis *V2 *1
 Rippled Wall 
87The Rippled Wall Arete P61V3 56
88The Rippled WallV4 ***281
89Rippled Wall Bum Start P62bV9  
90Rippled Wall P63V2 17
91Rippled Wall P65V2 **23
92Rippled Wall Traverse P66V2 43
93Rippled Wall Right Arete P67V1 *9
94Opposite Rippled Wall P69V0 **237
95Opposite Rippled Wall P69bV3 **9
 Umpire Wall 
97Umpire Wall left areteE2 5b 62
98You Cannot Be SeriousE3 6a 28
99The Umpire Strikes BackE3 6a 13
 Big Slab 
101Big Slab P73
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V0 121
102Big Slab P74
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VB 220
103Big Slab P75VB 137
104Big Slab P76V2 *24
105Multiple Lines Up The Slab 3a
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VB 30
106P58 (CC guide) *
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f5 1
 Innocuous Traverse 
108The Innocuous Traverse
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V0 187
109Innocuous Extension
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V5 38
110Innocuous Extension Variation
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V9  
111Innoculation
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V8+ 1
 The Tower 
113The Tower P80V2 *21
114The Tower P81V6 *3
 Neil Diamond Area 
116P83V5 2
117Tom's Traverse
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V4 35
118Secteur Neil Diamond - P85bV5 **5
 The Wave 
120P86V5 **75
121Neither Here nor ThereV8 1
122OsillationsV8 ***3
123Something and NothingV8 ***7
124Catching the WaveV11 ***3
125Diamond DistrictV11 ***4
126Nazaréf8A+ ***2
127FloaterV9 *2
128The Green RoomV12 ***6
129Tsunami
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V10 ***10
130Tsunami (LH)
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V10 ***2
131Tsunami ExtensionV11 ***1
132Tsunami Extension (LH)
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V11 * 
133The Wave TraverseV10 **3
134The New Wave Traverse
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V10 *** 
135Rip Curl
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V6 **5
136Hang TenV9 **2
137The WaveV6 ***106
138The Wave (SDS)
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V8+ **1
139The Wave FootlessV11 *1
140The Wave (Left Hander)V6 **22
141The Wave Left Hander (SDS)
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V9 ** 
142Hanging Crack Low into The Wave
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V7 **1
143Hanging Crack P89V3 175
144Hanging Crack low start
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V5 **11
145ProjectV12  
146Hang Ten Sit Start *
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f7C+ **1
 The Trench 
148The Trench v3 (Javu p94)V3 *18
149The Trench TraverseV1 **180
150Low Trench TraverseV3 **36
151Bum CrackV0 52
152The Trench P96
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V3 19
153P96 Eliminate
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V8 *1
154P96 Variation
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V6 **1
155The Trench P98V2 *33
 The Egg 
157The Egg Left
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V4 **3
158The Egg Project
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V11  
159The Egg
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V8 **1
160Dirty Jam AlleyV3 **1
 Greg's Dyno Area 
162OBVIOUS TRAVERSEVB 8
163OBVIOUS HIGH TRAVERSEVB 5
164Greg's Dyno Secteur P99V1 **139
165Dan's dynoV6 **1
166Between 99 and 100V1 9
167Greg's Dyno Secteur P100V0 40
168Greg's Dyno Secteur P101V3 *63
169Greg's Dyno P102V3 183
170Greg's Dyno Secteur P103V2 33
171Calmer P104
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V3 23
172Rockover right of Calmer
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V0 ***5
173P50 (CC guide) *
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f4+ 1
 Other 
175Sith P40B
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V8 *4
176P49a (javu guide)V4 1
177Deep Crack *D 1
178Big Slab *HS 4
179Peverted Squirm *S  
180The Waterman *f8B *3
181Feldspar Fracas *V5+ * 
182Tahini Traverse? *V3 * 
183Pe'ahi *f8A+ ***4
184Pe'ahi *V12 ***1
185Llama Farmer V5 6b *V5 **1
186Unknown *V1 1
187Unknown #2 *V1 1
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