I spend my leisure hours walking the fells and mountains but have not rock climbed since I was very young. I never climbed well anyway. I do climb mountains and love the alps and the Lake District, glaciers and snow but do not do anything spectacular like ice climbing although I would love to learn.
I have three sons, one loves climbing of any description, kayaks and makes films and animations, another rock climbs and loves motorbikes and the third is a break dancer, sorry, bboy.
I am interested in lots of outdoor activities and find the forums on UKC very good.
I have recently changed my job so that I can be semi retired. I am now a mobile site manager for two sheltered housing schemes in my local area.
In October 2007 I achieved a dream that I have had for a lot of years. I did the Everest Base Camp & Kala Pattar Trek along with other family members albeit very slowly!
Now I want to save up for another trek but where to is the question....
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Best Climbing Experience
Kala Pattar, the view of Everest and all the surrounding mountains is amazing.
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Recently bought a new Digital SLR and now want to learn to use it on manual. It has so many automatic settings you don't need to bother but I know I will benefit if I take the trouble to learn.
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