Dave Perry

Rock climbing since I was a teenage. Winter climbing mainly in Scotland since the 1970's. Done a some mountaineering/climbing in Switzerland, Spain (Picos de Europa, Andalusia, Guaddarama, Sierra de Gredos), Norway & Ireland (lived there) Have climbed on ice on the North York Moors and a fair bit of X-Country skiing including the Lyke Wake Walk.

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North York Moors,

Best Climbing Experience
Scotland in the big freezes - 1976 was a good one! camping out and listening to the water freeze in rivers! Climbing the Main Wall at Cwm Glas and watching Brede Arkless solo the route next to it in big boots and with a large rucksac.

Favourite Climbing-Related Discussion Topic
I'm not a climbing bore

Recent Postings

Scattering Ashes on 19-Dec-14
cracked window on 18-Dec-14
Unfortunate names on 18-Dec-14

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Interests Outside Climbing
Canoeing, running, x-country skiing, local history and birdwatching/wildlife, and lots more.

About My Photography
I'm no David Bailey

Photo Gallery
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Anything Else We Should Know
I've been to the world's most remote island (Tristan Da Cunha) and the biggest intact eco system left on earth. (The Barren Lands in Northwest territories, Canada).

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+Dave Perry, 103 kb

User Profile

registered 16/Jan/10
updated 25/Jun/14

Been Climbing For
More than 20 years

Best Onsights
Winter - IV
Trad - HVS

Main Sport/Activity

Favourite Crag/Rock
Whichever i'm climbing

Favourite Wall
What on earth for?

I Climb...
Several times a year

Favourite Climbs
Tower ridge in winter
Cullins and Howling Ridge in summer. (Howling ridge is on Carrauntoohil in Co.Kerry