Simon Caldwell

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Best Climbing Experience
Failing to find the start of Piggott's Route on Beinn Eighe, accidentally climbing an unlisted line instead, and unaccountably failing to panic.

Favourite Climbing-Related Discussion Topic
Whitestone Cliffe

Recent Postings

Tarf bothy access. on 29-Mar-14

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UKC Volunteer
Photo moderator, checking new photo submissions.
Moderator for 28 crags, checking missing climbs added to the logbooks: Agden Rocher, Whitestone Cliffe, Raven's Scar, Eston Nab, Peak Scar, Beacon Scar, Applegarth Scar, Becca Banks Crag, North Nab, Ingleby Incline ... plus 18 more

Interests Outside Climbing
Hill walking, Orienteering, Mountain Marathons, fell running, old guide books

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User Profile

registered 16/Jun/02
updated 11/Feb/14


Been Climbing For
11 to 20 years

Best Onsights
Trad - E1
Winter - IV
Sport - 6a
Alpine - TD-

Worked Grades
Indoor - 6b

Main Sport/Activity
Trad Rock Climbing

Favourite Crag/Rock

Favourite Wall
York (Oaklands)

I Climb...
Several times a week
In the UK, Europe & USA

Favourite Climbs
Botterill's Slab (Scafell)
Right Angle (Gurnard's Head)
Pendulum Chimney (Chair Ladder)
The Night Watch (Whitestonecliffe)
Via Nani (Pico Urriellu)
SE Buttress Cathedral Peak (Yosemite)
Frankland's Green Crack (Almscliff)
Clachaig Gully
Last Post (Whitestonecliffe)
Gauche (Whitestonecliffe)
Spinnaker (Eavestone)
Parsons Chimney (Almscliff)
Arete Direct (Simon's Seat)
Central Buttress (Triple Buttresses of Beinn Eighe)
Bianco (Agden Rocher)
Sunset (Peel Crag)
Main Wall (Cyrn Las)
Tophet Wall (Napes)
Eagle Ridge (Lochnagar)

Latest Climbs
Kuzey Dogu Sirti (NE Ridge) V f5a
Spidik Saziye 5
Gey-ik 4+
Chupi 4
Etik 5
Pratik 5
Alice in Wunderland 6a
Babylon 5
Roots of Stone Love 5
Kinetic Koncert 4
Havensgate 5
Pianohands 5+
Firtina 5
Meltim 5
Silvie's Secret 5+
... list all 4819 climbs

Ticklists BETA
Nuttalls 28%
Hewitts 19%
Welsh Mountains (2000ft+) 13%
Through Routes! 31%
North Wales 100 Classic Climbs 20%
100 best limestone climbs in Britain 6%
Froggatt to Black Rocks (BMC) - The Grade List 20%
Eastern Peak Grit 100 VD- VS 59%
Stanage; Diffs on the cliffs 23%
Kendal Wall's Best 100 climbs in Britain 19%
... list all 74 ticklists

Climbs Wishlist
Little X VS 4b
College Grooves HS 4b
Exposure Explosion HVS 5a
Climb To The Sun HVS 4c
Griffith's Chimney HS 4a
Griffith's Chimney D
Penguin Gully III 4
Fionn Buttress VS 4c
Fingal's Flue VS 4c
The Great Wall Traverse VS 4c
... list all 52 climbs

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