|"Fair Travels in Border Lands" by Rob Alexander|
|Location||A hilly region|
|Inhabitants||Elves, Men, then Hobbits|
|Gallery||Images of the Far Downs|
The Far Downs were the downlands that marked the former western borders of the Shire, forty leagues (120 miles) west from the Brandywine Bridge. Of their geography almost nothing is known, except that the town of Greenholm seems to have been built among the Downs.