Ken Applegate

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Fort William

Best Climbing Experience
Possibly one of the following:

North Ridge of the Piz Badile
Bouldering in Font, France
Karst climbing in Yangshuo, China
Comb Gully during the day, followed by a moonlit ascent of Hadrian's Wall, Ben Nevis
The Old Man of Hoy

Recent Postings

Glencoe conditions on 19-Dec-14

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UKC Volunteer
Moderator for 20 crags, checking missing climbs added to the logbooks: Buzzard Crag, Glen Nevis, Whale Rock, Glen Nevis, Barrel Buttress, Glen Nevis, The Railway Buttresses, The Glenfinnan Area, Ballachulish Bridge, Pena Montanesa, Bielsa, Cascade de Villard, Rapún, Foradada del Toscar ... plus 10 more

Interests Outside Climbing
If time spent on a particular activity is anything to go by, then kayaking would be top of the list. Travelling, mountain biking, and music are all up there too.

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Anything Else We Should Know
Self confessed gear junkie.

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User Profile

registered 07/May/03
updated 28/Nov/14


Been Climbing For
4 to 10 years

Best Onsights
Trad - E3
Sport - 6c+
Bouldering - V6
Winter - VII

Worked Grades
Sport - 7a

Main Sport/Activity

Favourite Wall

Best Magazine
Climb (UK)

I Climb...
Several times a week
All over the world

Favourite Climbs
North Ridge (Nordekante)
Piz Badille
Crypt Route (Winter)
Church Door Buttress
The Echos
Holyhead Mountain
El Puro
Left Wall
Dinas Cromlech
Comes The Dervish
Vivian Quarry
Original Route
Old Man of Hoy
Super Direct
Dinas Mot
Chimney Route
Stob Coire Nan Lochain
The Wand
Creag Meagaidh
Tower Face of the Comb
Ben Nevis
Darth Vader
Ben Nevis

Latest Climbs
East Ridge II
South West Ridge (using fixed ropes) AD
Pirineos con fronteras TD
Blues 6a+
Orient Expres 6a+
Los Balcones del Anayet D+
Poli-Maeso 6b
Libra 6a
Neurona loca 5c
Guile 6a
Observatory Ridge V 4
Thompson's Route IV 4
Golden Oldy II
Solitaire II
999 III
... list all 685 climbs

Ticklists BETA
Cold Climbs 18%
Ben Nevis Ridges 100%
The 100 Best UK VS routes? 11%
Hard Rock 11%
Top 25 UKC Wishlist Rock Climbs 36%
Top 23 UKC Climbed Climbs 4%
... list all 6 ticklists

Climbs Wishlist
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