Sheeps Tor Routes

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Sheeps Tor is a wall of vertical granite, split by cracks of all shapes and sizes.The climbs are fairly polished, but in compensation the holds are positive and the protection possibilities excellent.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Workers' Wall
A fairly tough line that has some very good moves and feels much longer than it actually is. Start at a crack-system 5m right...
 
1 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
HS
2
Crack and Chimney
The central line of Sheeps Tor's largest face is the crag's best route. Start below the crack at the wall's highest...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
S
3
Wind Wall
The thin crack in the upper wall above Slab Route is short but pleasant. Start as for Crack and Chimney. Move up the first...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Technical
HVS
4
Slab Route
One of the best of its grade on Dartmoor. Start on the left side of the tapering inset slab in the corner.Move up the left...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
D
5
Slanting Crack
A steep boot-wide crack in the wall right of the corner. Start beneath the crack.Make a powerful pull into the crack to...
 
Strong
S
6
Mushroom Wall
The short but tricky wall packs in some good moves. Start at the black wall just left of the central arete.A stiff few...
 
1 Stars
Technical
VS
7
Omega Crack
A good old fashioned crack. Start at the base of the first crack just to the right of the central arete.A hard start...
 
1 Stars
Strong
HVD
8
Burdock
The capping overhang that runs right across the wall has a number of breaks that provide the cruxes for all of the routes that...
 
1 Stars
Strong
HS
9
Overhang Crack
A much attempted line that sees some epics. Start below the cracks that point the way to the middle break in the upper...
 
1 Stars
Strong
S
10
Dandelion
Another good little pitch that is perhaps the easiest of the three Severes on this section of the wall. Start at a crack that...
 
1 Stars
Strong
S
11
Barking Crack
A Sheeps Tor classic that is now very polished. Start at the base of a very polished corner on the right side of the...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
HVD
12
Sheltered Crack
A well-trodden and unintimidating climb. Start at the stepped corner.The corner past a good ledge.
1 user comment
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