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Grumpy old man. Less grumpy, and mellowing as the years go by.


Best Climbing Experience
Possibly at my local crag when as my 2nd topped out on the last route of the day my missus turned up with our kids, food, and some cold lager.
Climbing new routes, especially on the E coast of Caithness with Raymond and Rob.

Favourite Climbing-Related Discussion Topic
I enjoy firing drive-by posts.

Recent Postings

VW latest. on 09-Oct-15
Ignorance of 'pros' on 08-Oct-15
Avensis steering on 04-Oct-15
Pop quiz... on 03-Oct-15
Vaping on 03-Oct-15
Supermoon tonight on 27-Sep-15
Marshenge on 27-Sep-15
NASA & Mars on 27-Sep-15

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Logbooks Volunteer
Moderator for 4 crags, checking missing climbs added to the logbooks: Cambusbarron West Quarry (aka Fourth Quarry), Fontforth, Forss., Carron Glen - Kamikaze Squirrel Crag

Interests Outside Climbing
Family, flora and fauna, eating and drinking.

About My Photography
Point, attempt application of the 2/3's rule, shoot.

Photo Gallery
Click to view aln's gallery. (20 photos)
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Click to list photo comments written by me. (252 comments)
I've voted for 3,127 photos, average vote 3.7.
(26% superb - 35% good - 19% average - 12% poor - 4% rubbish)

Anything Else We Should Know
Aye OK, what do you want to know?

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