drolex

30ish yo French (but not too arrogant, I promise) from the western Pyrénées where a family of mountaineers taught me the beauties of "Pyrénéisme". Have a good knowledge of the valleys of Béarn and try to get back there as often as I can.

I have lived in Germany and Austria 5 years, before settling near the Peak District a few years ago, and fell in love with the region.

After a childhood rich in climbing, I have started climbing again a few years ago.

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Location
Wilmslow

Best Climbing Experience
Climbing the limestone slabs of the Chemin de la Mâture under a gentle sun and among the lazy green lizards
Lunches on summits above the clouds
Coming down from the Lac de Lhurs under a storm and finding my aunt was preparing lambchops and chips at 5 in the afternoon for our return

Recent Postings

Strange goings on on 23-Feb-15
Alpujarras in May on 04-Feb-15

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UKC Volunteer
Moderator for 5 crags, checking missing climbs added to the logbooks: Arguibelle, Arudy, Chemin de la Mâture, Pène d'Udapet, Ansabère

Interests Outside Climbing
Photography (landscape, architecture)
Travel (Treks in Europe, Mongolia, China, Japan, Egypt, Mexico...)
Hillwalking (Pyrénées mainly, and now Peak District)

Photo Gallery
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