Vivian Quarry Gwynedd, WALES
Climbs 144 – Rocktype Slate – Altitude 300m a.s.l – Faces S
Home of the famous Comes The Dervish (E3 5c). Also contains many other easier routes to introduce folk to slate, such as Mental Lentils (HVS 5b) and viciously hard ones (Dawes Of Perception E7 6c). There's also the Bathtime Wall - E4 upwards.
Visible from Pete's Eats. Drive over the bridge and up the road to the Quarry (tourist centre). Park in the car park - check what time it closes.
North Wales Climbs (2013), Deep Water (2007), Slate (1992)
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if you ever get a big freeze -10c for a few days the watertrickle on the base level r/h side becomes a 28m ,grade 7/8 water ice wall.|
ben wray - 10/Apr/02