Martin McKenna - UKC

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I started climbing on my 7th birthday at my local climbing wall. After an extended break through my teens I came back to climbing when I started at university. My main passion is for climbing in Scotland, particularly mountain trad and winter climbing.


Best Climbing Experience
Topping out on Bludgers Revelation with Luke McPhee after leaving work in Edinburgh at 5pm and driving up to the Glen. Starting the route at 9pm and topping out at 1am on the summer solstice.

Climbing the amazing Lady Jane on Aonach Dubh East Face in the summer sun with my brother.

Countless winter routes in Scotland.

Night ascent of Tower Ridge and Curved Ridge.

Climbing in the mountains with good friends.

Favourite Climbing-Related Discussion Topic
Remote crags in Scotland.

Recent Postings

Birnham accident on 31-Oct-15

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Logbooks Volunteer
Moderator for 3 crags, checking missing climbs added to the logbooks: Dunkeld, Craig a Barns, Aonach Dubh, East Face, Cranberry Rocks

Interests Outside Climbing
Programming, Hill Walking, Skiing and Mountain Biking

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