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

Proper winter climbing @ Farr © Fiend

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.

There is a topo here:http://jamiemurrayclimbing.blogspot.co.uk/2008/05/new-boulder.html

Approach 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.

Guidebooks

No guides found for this crag

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
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1Wormfreef5 11
2Gluttonyf6A 8
3Wrathf6A+ *14
4Flapperf6A 12
5Excitement in the Boysf6C+ **6
6Farr Side Facetf7C ***4
7Right Aretef6B **15
8Right Arete SS
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f6C ***12
9Riot Vanf6B+ *8
10Curiosity Becomes A Heavy Loadf6C+ **11
11Breathlessf6A **17
12Forever Unfulfilledf6B+ **11
13Edge of Envyf6A *16
14Slothf5 17
15Greedf2 9
16Charliepigf2 11
17Lustf4+ 9
18Twinkle Toes
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f4 *3

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