Low Man

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The west face of Haytor's Low Man keeps itself well hidden from the road and the day trippers milling around on the summit of the neighbouring High Man. The face is an impressive sweep of granite rising to 30m at its central point and with a band of overhangs at 6m.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Screw
Balancy and poorly-protected climbing up the arete 30m to the left of Raven Gully. Start on a high block next to the...
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
VS
2
Honeymoon Corner
A rather uninspiring line that sneaks up the left margin of the buttress. High in the grade. Start at a tall...
 
1 Stars
S
3
Outward Bound Top 50
A steep but juggy pitch which travels through some wild territory at the grade. Start beneath the jutting block at the...
6 user comments
 
2 Stars
Strong
HVS
4
The Flier
Well-named and a good deal harder an undertaking than Outward Bound. The gear is good, but strenuous to place. Move up to...
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
Strong
E1
5
Raven Wing
Airy climbing and an eye-catching line that takes on the leaning 'feathered' arete to the left of Raven Gully. Start in an...
7 user comments
 
2 Stars
VS
6
Raven Gully Top 50
A high-moorland classic that features crack-climbing in all of its guises. It is possible to run the upper pitches together....
3 user comments
 
2 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
S
7
Levitation Direct
A butch and popular variation start to Levitation. Start below a steep, cracked bulge at the end of Levitation's initial...
 
1 Stars
Strong
HVS
8
Levitation
Tucked away on the right margin of Low Man is this delightful pitch. Start at a left-leaning crack just to the right of the...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
VS
9
Interrogation Top 50
An impeccable and varied climb that takes on the full height of Low Man's central wall. Start 3m right of the base of Raven...
2 user comments
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E3
10
Aviation Top 50
Dartmoor's enduring classic gives sustained and engrossing climbing on perfect rock. Start at a short, square-cut pillar below...
11 user comments
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
E1
11
Rhinoceros
The counter-line to Aviation is a fine but difficult proposition that is high in the grade. Start right of a blank wall below...
3 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E2
  • Latest Comments

    For HAYTOR

    Vandal and Ann
    "Top section is very mossy" 27/Jun

    Bridal Piton Slab
    "Changed from D * to D *, no votes" 19/Jun

    Raven Wing
    "Nice climb with a great move onto the arret. Good slab climbing above but with m..." 13/Jun

    Raven Gully
    "Why on Earth would anyone do this in three pitches? Anything more than a single ..." 02/Feb top50

    Aviation
    "I'm a wimp. E1 5b." 24/Oct top50

    Rhinoceros
    "Ah but the second pitch shouldn't be missed. The Aviation traverse is surprising..." 05/Sep

    Aviation
    "HVS 5b feels right. The initial thuggy moves are harder than 5a but very safe. ..." 30/Jul top50

    Interrogation
    "Best done in two pitches so your second can take photos on the traverse" 12/Jan top50

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