Trossachs Boulders

Climbs 51 – Rocktype Mica schist – Altitude 120m a.s.l – Faces all

Crag features
Situated above the southeast basin of Loch Katrine on the path to the Bealach nam Bo, these boulders have some of the best mica schist in the Southern Highlands, granitic and rough in texture, with good landings and a fine outlook.

Well featured in Stone Country as well as the SMC Lowland Outcrops Guide

Access notes
Park in the carpark behind the Loch Achray Hotel and follow the Bealach nan Bo path alongside the southern bank of Achray Water to the Loch Katine dam. Continue on the path for a few hundred meters and you soon come to the Fight Club Boulder.

Guidebooks
Bouldering in Scotland (2008), Stone Country (2005),
Out of print: Lowland Outcrops (1994)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
  Climb nameGrade
 FIGHT CLUB BOULDER 
2Fight Clubf6C+ ***
3Soapf6B
4BBTf6B+
 ART SCHOOL BOULDER 
6Watercolour Challengef6A+ ***
7Spiderf5+
8Greensleevesf5+
9The Art Schoolf6B ***
10Paw Printf5+
11The Quartz Bandf4+ *
 HYDROPONICUM 
13Hydroponicumf5+ ***
14Ikebanaf7B *
 JAWA BOULDER 
16Left Aretef5+
17Mind Trickf6A *
18Jawaf6C ***
19Right Aretef3+
20The Traversef6B ***
21Descent Ledgesf2+
22Left Arete, North Facef4+ *
23Steve's Problemf7A
24Big Up Orra Glasgae Peepsf7A+ ***
25Ninja Midgef6C **
26The Nose SSf6C+ **
27The Nosef6B *
 TOURIST BOULDER 
29Scooped Nichef2+
30The Touristf6B **
31Paralysis by Analysisf7B *
32Lecturing to the Massesf5+ **
33Tourist Trapf7A ***
34HBf6B **
35North Wallf4 *
36Quartz Crackf3+
 BEALACH BOULDER 
38Early Redemption Penaltyf7A *
39The Knobf6C **
40The Dog Housef6B+
 SEBASTOPOL BOULDER 
42Slab Directf4
43Bob's Bitchf6A *
44Navigatorf6B **
45Rise Up and be Strongf6C **
46Sebastopolf6A ***
47Lock, Stock and Barrelf7C ***
48The Victorianf7B **
49Back Slabf3+
 TNT BOULDER 
51Dynamite Traversef5+ *
52The Wallf3
53TNTf3+ *
54Nitro Left Handf6B **
55Nitro Right Handf6B **
 BOSPORUS BOULDER 
57Big-nosef7A
58Why did Constantinople Get the Works?f6B **
59It's Nobody's Business but the Turksf6C+ ***
 HANGING SLAB 
61The John Gill Experiencef6A+ **
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Any 1 know of any half decent topos on the area... i am living in aberfoyle so any from this area would be a great help. Thanks
phil_freeman - 21/Apr/10
Excellent bouldering here, with some excellent problems. Bit of a walk to get to the boulders, however the reward is fantastic friction in a solitary position with great views.
gambit247 - 25/May/07
Do you have more up to date information?

These details were last updated on 21/Oct/2010

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