Roche Rock Routes

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The unmistakable profile of the main Roche formation provides some good climbs on tremendous rock. Access - Absolutely no climbing on the monument walls. No gardening as this is a SSSI. Guidebook page 160.

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Tregagle's Buttress
An exquisite little climb on fine holds and in an open position. Start just left of the arete on a raised ledge.9m. Climb...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
HS 4b
2
Tregagle's Crack
Well-protected but tough crack-climbing. Start below the fist size crack in the buttress on the left of the face.10m. The...
 
1 Stars
Strong
S 4a
3
Corner and Staircase
A very popular climb that provides a rewarding way up the crag and into the ruined tower. Start below the wide...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
D
4
The Lord Falmouth
The squat slab to the right of the crack of Corner and Staircase is a micro-classic friction problem. Start below the thin...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
E1 5b
5
Porky
Roche Rock's finest climb. Start at a wide crack which curves to the left at mid-height.20m. Climb the crack to a corner...
 
2 Stars
VS 4c
6
Moping Owl
An interesting link-up. Start as for Porky at its wide crack.21m. Climb the crack to meet up with The Lord Falmouth on the...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
VS 4c
7
South East Buttress
A fairly tricky climb that follows an impressive line loosely based on the right-hand arete of the face. Start at a small...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
VD
8
God Forbid
The steep crack and arete that overlook the parking give a major undertaking. Start below the severely-overhanging...
 
2 Stars
Strong
E4 6b
9
Shorty's Folly
A bold and exciting climb on superb holds that requires a confident approach. Start at the toe of a ramp below the steep...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
Fluttery
HVS 4c
10
South East Climb
One of Bodmin Moor's earliest rock climbs that is set in glorious countryside and provides a good couple of hours...
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
VD