alan moore

My Dad and I taught ouselves to climb in the late 80's and, climbing exclusively together, explored British esoteria and adventure routes for well over a decade. I met my future wife at Three Cliffs Bay, moved to Scotland, and climbed further afield in Lofoten and the USA. Now, with 3 young children, I climb mostly solo, my greatest climbing pleasure, zooming around deserted crags at unsociable hours.

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Central Scotland

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Interests Outside Climbing
Before taking up climbing I was a not very successful hill walker. Before that my main hobby was was probably Lego.

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User Profile

registered 31/May/04
updated 18/May/14


Been Climbing For
More than 20 years

Best Onsights
Trad - E2

Favourite Crag/Rock
Ramshaw, Baggy, Idwal, Gistddu

I Climb...
Several times a year
In the UK

Favourite Climbs
Heart of the Sun
The Verger
Satan's Slip
Uncertain Smile
The Crank
Heaven Crack
Moa Man
Murray's Route
The Pause
Creag Glass
Route 2

Latest Climbs
Crescent Slabs S
Golden Slipper HVS 5a
January Jigsaw S
Rib and Slab Climb HS 4b
New West Climb VD
Spare Rib S
Central Buttress HS
Inkerman Groove VS 4c
Protectless E1 5a
Pickwick VS 4b
Hunter and the Hunted E1 5a
Dingley Dell S 4b
Slots E1 5c
Forbidden Colours HVS 5a
DTs VS 4c
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Ticklists BETA
Best slab climbs of the UK 38%
Classic Rock 94%
50 Best HS Routes in the UK. 64%
Ultimate Scottish Rock 22%
Connoisseur's Classic Rock 48%
Twelve fine routes in the lower grades at the Roaches 100%
The 100 Best UK VS routes? 61%
Top ridge scrambles of Britain 60%
Classic Rock Climbs of Great Britain by Bill Birkett 65%
Day at the Yat 100%
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Climbs Wishlist
Pulpit Ridge HVS 4c
Kipling Groove HVS 5a
Presumption E1 5b
The Big Top E1 5b
Death Cap E1 5a
Cemetery Gates E1 5b
The File VS 4c
Moonraker HVS
Mousetrap E2 5a
Crystal Voyage E1 5a
... list all 10 climbs

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