The Brander (Fastcastle)

Climbs 50 – Rocktype Greywacke – Altitude ? – Faces N

Crag features
The Brander is the obvious huge green fin running out into the

sea, south of Fastcastle Head.

Good climbing in a breath-taking coastal setting.

Access notes
Tidal

Bird ban 1st April - 21st August

Beware of the goat that lives on the Brander -

it eats climbers sandwiches and rucksacks - not to mention abseil ropes!

Guidebooks

Out of print: Lowland Outcrops (1994)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
 THE BRANDER  
2Mince and TattiesD 1
3Up-helly-aaE3 5c * 
4Bouma SequenceE1 5a * 
5The Ancient MarinerE2 5b * 
6Spring ShowerVS 4c *2
7Rufus the redE1 5a 1
 EAST BRANDER BAY  
 COCKLE SHELL FIN - SOUTH FACE  
10The Bat CrackS * 
11The Buoy WonderE1 5b * 
12Lumsdaine grooveVS 4c  
13Lumsdaine Groove with direct startHVS 5a * 
14The Twilight HourE5 6a 1
15TripwireE1 5b  
16Cockle Shell CracksE1 5b 1
17SquidHVS 5a * 
 LUCKY DAY WALL  
19Seize the dayE1 5b *3
20DaygloHVS 5b *2
21Drop the PilotE4 6a *1
 EMERALD FIN  
23The Voyage of the Mad ManxmanE2 5c *1
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Lowlands Outcrops guidebook topo for this crag has got the numbering in the wromng order.Text is correct
cjkcjk - 29/Jun/11