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Rainbow

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About Rainbow:

Rainbow Cirque is a granite bowl sitting just off i-80 about 15 minutes west of Truckee. Smooth water polished granite is the name of the game here with tons of hard, slabby, runout types of routes. This is a beautiful zone with ez access, be respectful of private property and local ethics. There is also a Granite bouldering area just off the freeway at 'big bend' on I-80. Most of the rock is more awesome slab climbing, some hidden gem boulders with vertical or overhanging faces.
Nearest town or city: Big Bend
Directions: Rainbow Rd. off of I-80
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Access Issues:
Camping: Yes
When to Climb: Summer
Quantity of Climbs: Year

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Forum Discussions (1 posts)

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No Replies North Side of 80 boulders rhythm164 0 May 31 2009, 9:12 PM