Peter Metcalfe

Used to have a "proper" job in IT, now a PhD student at Lancaster University Environment Centre.

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South Lakes

Best Climbing Experience
Les Delices de Notre Dame, a 10 pich route up slabs beside a waterfall in the Dauphine Alps was pretty amazing. Climbing Route 2 at Diabaig, Easter 2014, with snow still filling the gullies on Applecross, was also a very special experience.

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Interests Outside Climbing
Running, skiing, mountain biking

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User Profile

registered 08/Jul/03
updated 03/Aug/14

Been Climbing For
11 to 20 years

Best Onsights
Trad - E1
Sport - 6b
Winter - V
Alpine - TD

Favourite Crag/Rock

I Climb...
Most weekends
In the UK & Europe

Latest Climbs
Shadrach VS 4c
Grim Wall VS 4c
One Step in the Clouds VS 4c
Grim Wall Direct E1 5b
Hernia HVS 5a
The Fang MVS 4a
The Blunder HVS 5a
Express Crack E1 5b
The Clangers E1 5b
Walthwaite Gully VS 4c
Militant Tendencies HVS 5a
Voie du Paravalanche D+
Normal Route PD
Visite Obligatoire TD+
Berthet variant or classic S D
... list all 1240 climbs

Ticklists BETA
The 100 Best UK VS routes? 27%
The Complete Dolphin Collection 11%
Ultimate HVS ticklist 8%
Hard Rock 8%
Rebuffat's 100 Finest Routes in the Mont Blanc Massif 4%
Great VS Climbs in the Lake District 71%
Classic Rock 45%
Cold Climbs 9%
... list all 9 ticklists

Climbs Wishlist
Man of Straw E1 5b
Gimmer String E1 5b
Chapelle de la Gliere (aka SSE ArÍte) D+
Gormenghast E1 5a
Raindrop E1 5b
Hollow Earth HVS 5a
Brenva Spur D
SW face (normal route) AD
Grand Charmoz Traverse AD
Aiguille de la Republique - Voie Normale D+
... list all 33 climbs

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