Nicholas Livesey

Semi-professional mountain photographer based in Snowdonia. I love long easy mountain routes, solo hillwalking, scrambling and low grade winter climbing.

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Capel Curig

Best Climbing Experience
They're all good but my best days have been in winter...The Aonach Eagach, Yr Esgair, Crib Goch and Left Hand Trinity were all days I'll never forget

Favourite Climbing-Related Discussion Topic
Mountaineering in Britain

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Interests Outside Climbing
Landscape and especially mountain photography. Boozing and music!

About My Photography
I'm a partner in the Soul of Snowdonia Photographic Gallery in Capel Curig and run mountain photography workshops.

I am also an Official Destination Photography Partner of 'Visit Peak District' - The tourist board of the Peak District and Derbyshire.

Photo Gallery
Click to view Nicholas Livesey's gallery. (311 photos)
Chosen as the Featured Gallery on 27-May-10.
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Click to list photo comments written by me. (275 comments)
I've voted for 677 photos, average vote 4.6.
(65% superb - 30% good - 3% average - 0% poor - 0% rubbish)

Anything Else We Should Know
Hill obsessed, bordering on boring!

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User Profile

registered 14/Dec/05
updated 14/Oct/14


Been Climbing For
4 to 10 years

Best Onsights
Trad - E1
Scrambling - 3S
Winter - III
Sport - 5c

Worked Grades
Sport - 6a
Trad - HVS
Indoor - 6a

Main Sport/Activity
Hill Walking

Favourite Crag/Rock
Tryfan East Face

Favourite Wall
The Beacon

Best Magazine
Summit (BMC)

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

Latest Climbs
Crackstone Rib S 4a
Dolmen Ridge M
Flying Buttress VD
Zig-Zag HS 4b
Left Edge VD
Idwal Buttress D
Cneifion Arete D
Hope VD
V-Groove S
Blockhead S 4a
Slab & Crack VD
Wrinkled Slabs M
Nor' Nor' Groove 2
Nailsbane HVD
Straight Crack VD
... list all 429 climbs

Ticklists BETA
UK's best Diffs and V.diffs 30%
A grand easy welsh day out 35%
... list all 2 ticklists

Climbs Wishlist
Ardverikie Wall HS 4b
Deep Gill I/II
New West Climb VD
North-East (Hornli) Ridge AD
Giant's Crawl D
Eagle's Nest Ridge Direct MVS 4b
Troutdale Pinnacle S
Great Gully II/III
One Pitch Gully II
Cust's Gully I
... list all 33 climbs