Lone Rider

56 and still with plenty of things to do! Might even get that winter line done this year>

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Best Climbing Experience
Any good rock climbing in the sun on a scottish mountain crag

Favourite Climbing-Related Discussion Topic
Winter climbing in the Northern Highlands where there is still plenty to explore and do.

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UKC Volunteer
Moderator for 19 crags, checking missing climbs added to the logbooks: An Coileachan, Meig Crag, Aspen Crag, Creag Ghlas, Sgurr a'Chaorachain, Scatwell River slabs, Beinn Bhan, Sgurr Mor Fannaich, Scoop Crag, Strathconon, Dam Crag ... plus 9 more

Interests Outside Climbing
Icelandic Horses and long distance riding.


Grumbling about injuries which prevent climbing!

About My Photography
Can't be bothered!!

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User Profile

registered 07/Jul/06
updated 13/May/13

Age
56

Been Climbing For
More than 20 years

Best Onsights
Winter - VII
Sport - 6c+
Trad - E5
Bouldering - V4

Main Sport/Activity
Trad Rock Climbing

Favourite Crag/Rock
The nearest one to the road.
Mica schist

I Climb...
Once a month
In the UK & Europe

Favourite Climbs
New route on Liathach the other winter.
Jackson/Shea route on the Droite
Torro on the Ben
Most of the routes I have done on Etive Slabs

Latest Climbs
The ticks ate all the midgies 7a
The Herring 6c+
No Beef E3 5c
Bald Eagle HVS 5a
Cheese-grater Slab VS 5a
Plaything MVS 4b
Diamond Back HVS 5a
Every Which Way But Loose (right-hand start) VS 4c
Overhanging Crack S
Acrimonious Acrobat E1 5a
The Friendly Groove HVS 5b
Tunnel Vision E1 5b
Space Monkey E2 5c
Ouch f6B+
More Trad Climbing f4+
... list all 850 climbs

Ticklists BETA
Scottish 3 and 4 star multi-pitch routes 21%
Cracks And Corners To Greatness 2%
CLIMB Mag's Top 100 routes in Britain 12%
Rebuffat's 100 Finest Routes in the Mont Blanc Massif 12%
Ultimate Scottish Rock 29%
Best slab climbs of the UK 17%
Great Scottish E2s 44%
Scottish Mid-Grade Multi-Pitch 31%
Strathnairns Finest 52%
Extreme Rock 11%
... list all 11 ticklists

Climbs Wishlist
... not setup