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B.F.B. Rock Climbing 


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Location: 44.55532, -72.79603 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

This boulder holds some of Vermont's hardest problems, a couple of great mid-grade problems, and The Finn, one of the most beautiful high-ball aretes in New England. Once you lay your eyes on the Finn, you will understand the name of this boulder.

Getting There 

At the highest point in the notch is a curve in the road, where the road constricts to navigate around the Shark Fin boulder, which lies right against the eastern edge of the pavement. The B.F.B. lies right across the road from the Shark Fin.

Climbing Season

For the Top of the Notch Boulders area.

Weather station 2.1 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',5],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',1],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',1],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',4],['V12-13',1],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in B.F.B.

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for B.F.B.:
The Fin   V1 5 PG13     Boulder, Alpine, 20'   
Little Cottonwood   V7 7A+     Boulder, Alpine   
Blunt   V11 8A     Boulder, Alpine   
Truth and Lies    V11 8A     Boulder, Alpine, 15'   
Touching the Sky   V12 8A+     Boulder, Alpine   
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