Red Rover

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Best Climbing Experience
Underground aid climbing in unexplored caves in Montenegro - scarey!
Climbing Nasal buttress as the sun was setting on a summer evening.
Trying to get up a Norwegian bigwall (Uskedalen) even though we knew we never stood a chance.

Favourite Climbing-Related Discussion Topic
How the Chew valley is the greatest climbing location in the country along with the lakes and pembroke.

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Interests Outside Climbing
Potholling, Fell Running, Cross country skiing, chess, gardening.

About My Photography
It was OK untill I broke my camera

Photo Gallery
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+Red Rover, 40 kb

User Profile

registered 26/Nov/07
updated 17/Sep/14


Been Climbing For
11 to 20 years

Best Onsights
Trad - HVS
Sport - 5c
Aid - A1
Winter - I

Worked Grades
Bouldering - V6

Main Sport/Activity
Trad Rock Climbing

Favourite Crag/Rock
Stennis Head
Welsh igneous

I Climb...
Most weekends
In the UK

Favourite Climbs
Sea Mist (Saddle point)
Stennis Chimney (Pembroke)
West's Crack (Bareholm)
Slanting Butress (Lliwedd)
Western Slabs (Dinas Mot)
Bowfell Buttrress
Seamstress (Serengheti)
Longlands Climb (Cloggy)
Fag Slab Varient (Brimham)
Thin Line (Brimham)
Nasal Buttress (Dovestones)
Wilderness Gully East (Wilderness rocks)
Square Buttress (Pule Hill)
Nozag (Castle Naze)
Celtic (Pule Hill)
Answer Crack (Dovestones)
Heaven Crack (Stanage)
Hargreaves Origional (Stanage)
Himellswilen (Wharncliffe)

Latest Climbs
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Ticklists BETA
Moorland Grit - The Essential Selection (Over The Moors) 5%
Steve Ashton's 100 Classic Gritstone Climbs 11%
A grand easy welsh day out 29%
North Wales Rock Graded List 2%
Classic Rock 12%
Unusual and Interesting Routes You Must Do VS- E2 2%
BMC On-Peak Rock: Esoterica 11%
Connoisseur's Classic Rock 5%
50 Best HS Routes in the UK. 6%
UK's best Diffs and V.diffs 10%
... list all 21 ticklists

Climbs Wishlist
Ravenstones Stomach Traverse none x-vd
Stennis Arete HS 4b
East Face Route (Original Route) E1 5b
Original Route VS 5a
The Concrete Chimney HVS 5a
A Dream of White Horses HVS 4c
Lighthouse Arete VS 4c
Looning the Tube E1 5a
Main Wall HS 4b
Great Gully VD
... list all 13 climbs