Farr Boulder

Climbs 18 – Rocktype Gneiss – Altitude 254m a.s.l – Faces all

Crag features
A good mid-grade boulder of clean and rough gneiss, sitting amidst cleared forestry only two minutes from the road. Technical problems and decent landings.

Access notes
Drive through Farr towards Brin. After about half a mile take a left towards Garbole. After a few hundred metres park on the right by some forestry clearings. The boulder is visible from the road - about 2 minutes walk.

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
1Wormfreef5 10
2Gluttonyf6A 7
3Wrathf6A+ *9
4Flapperf6A 8
5Excitement in the Boysf6C+ **5
6Farr Side Facetf7C ***2
7Right Aretef6B **12
8Right Arete SSf6C ***7
9Riot Vanf6B+ *4
10Curiosity Becomes A Heavy Loadf6C+ **8
11Breathlessf6A **14
12Forever Unfulfilledf6B+ **7
13Edge of Envyf6A *11
14Slothf5 11
15Greedf2 6
16Charliepigf2 8
17Lustf4+ 7
18Twinkle Toesf4 *3
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Quite obviously the SECOND best single boulder after the Ruthven Boulder, but still an excellent must-visit bloc. Awesome rock and good technical problems to complement Ruthven's burliness.
Fiend - 24/Jan/13
the best single boulder in strathnairn, wonderful featured rock and a dozen or so quality problems make this an essential add on to a brin trip, oh and its fast drying and relatively midge free
lambretta man - 27/Sep/11