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Rainbow Walls

Gwynedd, WALES

Climbs 112 – Rocktype Slate – Altitude 300m a.s.l – Faces S

Crag features
Consists of a series of quarried levels offering pitches up to 25m. Some areas are loose - beware. Despite there being so many levels, perhaps the single best pitch is German Schoolgirl (E2 5c) up a groove.

Access notes
As for Rainbow Slabs (Vivian Quarry or Bus Stop). Scramble up to reach the required one of the three levels.

Weather forecast

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0.2mm rain
Sun
20 °C
14 kph

0.5mm rain
Mainly cloudy
19 °C
12 kph

0.5mm rain
Sunny periods
17 °C
13 kph

3.8mm rain
Cloudy
15 °C
18 kph

0.3mm rain
Mainly cloudy
18 °C
12 kph
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Guidebooks
North Wales Rock (2006), Slate (1992)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGradex
 GERBIL ABUSE LEVEL  
2Gerbil Abuse7a **51
3Vermin on the Ridiculous7b ***1
4The Homicidal Hampster from HellE5 6c ** 
5The Spleenal Flick6c+ **13
6Dangling by the DiddiesE2 5b 1
7Chitra7c+ ***5
 CIG-ARETE LEVEL  
9The Mu Mu7c+ **1
10Over Taken By Department 'C'6a 51
11Taken over by Department 'C'7a **51
12Jaded PassionE4 6a  
13Sleight of Hand6c *17
14The Colour PurpleE1 5c  
15Nik-Arete6b+ 14
16Waiting on an AngelE1 5b  
17Cig-Arete7b **8
18The Listening and DancingE5 6b ** 
19Where are my Sensible Shoes?7b **13
20Gwion's Groove6a+ **29
21Drowning Man6b **35
22Coming up for Air7a+ 2
23Tongue in SituE1 5c 2
24Saved by the WholeHVS 5a 5
 FRANK BRUNO WALL  
26Pocketeering6c 3
27Satisfying Frank Bruno7b+ *1
28The Untouchables8a **2
 CONCORDE DAWN AREA  
30Unchain My HeartE3 5c 1
31Emerald EyesVS 4b 10
32Pork TorqueE2 5c 1
33Concorde Dawn8a **1
34SnufflerVS 4c 7
35Pigs in SpaceHVS 4c 9
36Is Marilyn Monroe Dead?HVS 5b 2
 THE KENNELS  
38Nothing...VS 4c  
39Buxton The Blue CatVS 5b  
40Doggy-Style7c * 
41The New Slatesman8b **1
42Rowan7c ** 
43Unchain My BidoobiesVS 4b  
44EnvyVS 4c  
 THE MAU MAU LEVEL  
 TERRYS WALL  
47Skinning the LadderHVS 5a 4
48Big Bendy BuddhaVS 4c 3
49Lesser MortalsHVS 5a  
50VertigoVS 4c 16
51Run for FunVS 4c 4
52Torrents of Spring (deceased)1 3
53Bring Out the Gimp (deceased)1  
54Sunk Without Trace (deceased)1  
55The Dark Destroyer7c+ 1
56The Mau MauE4 6a ***173
57Ari Hol HiE4 6a 1
58The Rock Dancer's Daughter7a+ 1
59Silver ShadowE4 6a 4
60True Clip7b+ ***20
61German SchoolgirlE2 5c ***361
62Spong (is good for you)7c ***16
 Climb nameGradex
63WerpHVS 5a 1
64Monster Hamburger Eats the Alien Baby6c *9
65The Coming of AgeE4 6a 1
66L'Allumette7a ***7
67Brain DeathE2 5a 3
68Octopussy's GardenE4 5c 3
69Surfin' U.S.AE1 5b 14
70Brian DamageE1 5a 2
71Walrus WipeoutE2 5b 1
 THE MANATESE LEVEL  
73Scratching the BeagleE1 5b 6
74A Mere TrifleE6 6b 1
75Fruity Pear in a Beg Shop RompE6 6b  
76Fruity Pear Gets Just Deserts7a *2
77Walls come Tumbling DownE1 5b 8
78ManateseE4 6a **30
79The Master Craftsman (Il Miglior Fabbro)7c+ *1
80WomaninstressE2 6b ** 
81Gods Betweens MoneyE4 6a  
82Occam's RazorE1 5b 1
83Pit and the PendulumHVS 5a  
84Snowdon LadyS 2
85Lone PineS 1
86Heaven StepsVS 5a  
87Green ErnieE5 6a  
88Paradise Lost6c *8
89Direct Start6c+ *4
90The Dark Half7c+ ***23
91Angel on FireE2 5c **22
92Celestial InfernoE4 6a ** 
93Chariots of FireE2 5c **1
94The Grey SlabE1 5b *2
95Captain Black and the MysteronsE2 5b *1
96Heatseeker7c *** 
97Y RybelwrE4 6a **1
98667 Nieghbour of th BeastE3 5c  
 PEPPERMINT TOWER AREA  
100Circles are SoundE5 6b  
101Greedy GirlsHVS 4c 2
102Jugs MawrE3 5c 1
103Honorary Limestone7a **3
104Midnight DrivesE2 5b 1
105Chinook Arete7a **2
106Song of the Minerals7b ** 
107Come Inside5.9 **1
108Strawberry JamE2 5c *3
109"HELP!" (its raining jugs)E4 5c 2
110Senile Delinquent (deceased)HVS 5a 3
 PLATEAU SLAB AREA  
1121981VS 5a *4
 PLATEAU SLAB  
114Colin's Arete4c 40
115Circus Skills6a 46
116Monster Munch6c+ *13
117White Tiger6a *39
118Slate Ninja6a *40
119Celtic Warrior6a *36
120Magic Carpet5a 39
121Carpe Diam5c 30
122Teenage Dreams6b **40
123Plateau Corner5c 14
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A link to the Plateau Slab topo... http://dmmclimbing.com/documents/Plateau-Slab.pdf
ian Ll-J - 04/Jun/12