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The Far Cliff Rock Climbing 

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A complex cliff separated from the Main Cliff by a saddle or small ravine.

Getting There 

From the Main Cliff walk past Shadowline and the Alcohol Wall until the cliff peters out. Keep walking straight and you might find Gill's Groove Crag. Just a few minutes diagonally uphill from here is the left end of The Far Cliff.

Climbing Season

For the Sundown Ledge area.

Weather station 6.0 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Far Cliff

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Far Cliff:
Thwarthog    5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 2 pitches, 220'   
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Thwarthog 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  New Hampshire : Sundown Ledge : The Far Cliff
Although the approach and finding the route can be a little troublesome, this route offers some great climbing, nice exposure, and a good dose of seclusion. If you're one who likes a good adventure then this is a great choice. I think finding the route was the crux of the day. Pitch 1: Climb up and to the right to a blank corner. Climb the corner (Bolt), continue up good holds to a roof and then move right to a large ledge. (80') Pitch 2: climb up and left utilizing some horizontals. Apparently...[more]   Browse More Classics in New Hampshire

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Rock Climbing Photo: Sundown's Far Cliff seen from Lost photo by Loran ...
Sundown's Far Cliff seen from Lost photo by Loran ...

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By wonderwoman
Sep 6, 2016
Witnessed a large group of idiots trundling boulders from the top of Far Cliff on Monday, 9/5/16. Not sure if any routes were impacted, but they could have killed climbers.

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