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Barmouth Quarry

Gwynedd, WALES

Climbs 29 – Rocktype Slate – Altitude 10m a.s.l – Faces S

Crag features
the BMC access officer for Cymru has discussed access with the National Trust:

The walls and slabs reach 52 meters in places .

The top 20 metres of the walls and slabs are vegetated and easy angled in places so at present resin lower off anchors are being placed at the 20--25 meter point to allow leaders to lower off at the point where the good rock ends . These anchors have not been placed to facilitate toproping. This quarry should only be used by experienced climbers due to the unstable nature of the top sections .

Also being so close to the town it is advisable not to make a nuisance of ourselves etc

Access notes
Owned by the National Trust

Bird restrictions in place and there is NO CLIMBING March 1--> June 30

Anchors in the process of being updated

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North Wales Climbs (2013), Meirionnydd (2002)

Climbs at this crag

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1How To Read The Air6b+ **6
2Vapour Phase6b **10
3Fractured Mind7c **1
4The Thirty Year Storm6b+ *11
5The Poisoned DwarfE2 5c 1
6SouthforkHVS 5a *2
7King of the Wild FrontierVS 4c *10
8Tennessee MilitiaE1 5c 4
9Broken ArrowHVS 5a *1
10Davy CrocketVS 4b  
11It's Looking Good HoustonVS 4b 1
12Ethical CruiseE2 5b  
13Hollywood Playboy7c+ **1
14Columbia6a *8
15Chough Justice6c **6
 Climb nameGradex
16Total Perspective VortexE1 5b 3
17Zeus DirectE3 5c 1
18ZeusE4 5c 2
19ActioV5 *2
20Actio ExtentionV5 **1
21Pull Up's make you strongV4 ***2
22Hollywood DivaV1 **1
23Diva's little sisterV0+ **2
24Hollywood MistressV3 **2
25Hollywood SlaveV3 *1
26One for WimpsVB *2
27Diva AreteV1 *2
28Black Mambaf7B+ ***1
29Hyraxf6A *2
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Absolutely cracking venue for catching the early morning sunshine! Rock is for the most part solid other than the line of Zeus which is loose in places..
Samuel Wainwright - 29/Nov/12