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UKC Logbook Moderator's Thread

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Please use this thread to post moderating requests, problem crags and suggestions. If you do post about a crag then please use the Logbooks 'Insert crag link...' box above the reply box so that a link is included which makes things lot easier to sort than if just a crag name is written.

Existing Moderators
If you moderate a crag but find yourself ignoring the update emails, or you have lost interest, or you have moved away then please could you remove yourself as moderator using the button at the base of the crag moderation page. Then reply to this thread with 'Crag Available' and the crag link inserted so that someone else can volunteer.

New Moderators
If you would like to moderate a crag, and feel you could do a better job than the current moderator, then reply to this thread with 'Crag Requested', the crag name and link so that we can arrange a switch if appropriate. We can now add second moderators to crags as well.

Thanks for everyone's help with UKC Logbook moderating. We are aware that this is sometimes a tiresome task and all your efforts are appreciated.

The previous UKC Moderator threads have got too big and has now been locked. Here it is for reference

  1. https://www.ukclimbing.com/forums/rockfax/moderator_amnesty_2016-602132
  2. https://www.ukclimbing.com/forums/rockfax/ukc_logbook_moderators_thread-662535
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 rlrs 28 Jan 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Time to tidy up the Swiss guidebooks.  There are three entries for the current Schweiz plaisir Jura 2017.

Please keep this one (index 1875), which I have just updated with the relevant info from the other two entries, and which has the links to the crags (some of them anyway, next job...):

https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/books/schweiz_plaisir_jura-1875

These two you can delete:

https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/books/schweiz_plaisir_jura-2110

https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/books/plasir_jura-2111

...and there is the original edition from 1997, which you could rename to the correct "Schweiz Plaisir Jura", to be in line with all the other editions:

https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/books/jura_plaisir-1584

Thanks!

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In reply to rlrs:

Sorted, thanks.

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 rlrs 02 Feb 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

In the immediate post-Brexit era, and on the day of a humbling defeat of Les Rosbifs by Les Bleus, let us act in the fullest respect of our dear neighbour: there is an error in the spelling of the area "Aln" which should be "Ain", see e.g.:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ain

(There are nine crags in this area, e.g.: Cerdon)

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In reply to rlrs:

Thanks, that's updated.

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 Andy Moles 03 Mar 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

No match for crag id:11498 should be combined with Ciste Crag, keeping the latter name.

Among the many locals I've heard make reference to the crag, it's called 'Cranberry Rocks' by no one.

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In reply to Andy Moles:

That's done.

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 Graeme Hammond 04 Mar 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Back Forest

this crag should be split up again to reflect the access issues at The Hanging Stone unless anyone else has more recent information. As you currently can only link to 1 BMC rad link the info about this is not shown. See https://www.thebmc.co.uk/modules/RAD/View.aspx?id=634 we got asked to leave in May 2018, it is a strange situation as there is often people picnicking on the top and a concessionary path right under the crag where you belay.

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 Haydn Jones 05 Mar 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Albarracin

In my opinion albarracin should be split into its sectors. It's a bit too unwieldy at the moment and it feels like being the moderator for and area the size of eastern grit.

Bezas should be done too before it gets a hassle. Its not that bad yet as not many people go but with the new guide out it's going to become just as popular and its size is just as vast as albarracin.

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 rlrs 09 Mar 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Let's rename this crag in Muotathal:

Zwingsbrügg

to "Zwingsbrügg"

If the normal grading standards of Central Switzerland apply, quite possibly home to the hardest 9a in the world.

(Credit to the creator of the crag for not putting it in the Kanton Aargau area!)

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In reply to rlrs:

Done

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 Andy Moles 14 Mar 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Just noticed when logging it that Postern Original (VII 7) and Postern Variation (VI 6) have been amalgamated by that Rockfax thing and are both listed as VI 6.

The confusion is that Postern Variation (VI 6) is the more commonly climbed version, and so that is what's described as the standard route in Scottish Winter Climbs.

It would make most sense to rename Postern Original (VII 7) as Postern Original and restore it to its correct grade of VII 7, and attach the Rockfax link to Postern Variation.

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In reply to Andy Moles:

That's sorted.

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 Dale Turrell 01 Apr 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Crag Requested Auswell Rocks  Ausewell Rocks

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 aln 01 Apr 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

I had a request a week ago to check a route at a crag I moderate. As travel restrictions mean I can't get to the crag I clicked on the can't be confirmed button. Today I had another request for the same route. I still can't go look at it.

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 Big Lee 02 Apr 2020
In reply to aln:

Seems like you're being overly pedantic. Why not just leave it as unverified for now? The 'cannot be confirmed' status is more for routes that lack enough information to describe their whereabouts, although this is only really critical when not listed in a guidebook. If you use the 'cannot be confirmed' status then the contributor is going to get an email requesting more information, and to their credit it sounds like they're making an effort to do so. Maybe just take the contributor's word for it if what they have added looked credible and informative? Or just email them directly re anything still lacking? 

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 aln 02 Apr 2020
In reply to Big Lee:

> Seems like you're being overly pedantic. 

I wouldn't call it that, just trying to moderate properly, otherwise why bother? And in normal times it gives me an excuse to go to the crag 😊 I've changed it to unverified for the time being.

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In reply to Dale Turrell:

Added you

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 Andy Moles 27 Apr 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

No match for crag id:17860, No match for crag id:21955 and No match for crag id:21954 are all duplicates that are part of what's included in Fachwen Boulders.

Maybe change the name to Fachwen Boulders, then split the quarry sectors into a separate crag Fachwen Quarries, to make it clear and stop people re-adding them.

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 Andy Moles 27 Apr 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Also, rename Clegir Boulders 'Clegir Boulders', as it already includes a bunch of problems from walls other than Mur Pen Clegir itself.

Clegir Boulders can include No match for crag id:26328 and No match for crag id:27197.

More duplicates - No match for crag id:8936 and Union Rock are the same crag. Name should probably be Union Rock as that's the whole thing. The first sector here Fachwen Boulders should be moved to Union Rock as well.

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 acrkirby 27 Apr 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Now that we have the new 'type' column in the log books i noticed that several 'D' for trad Difficult climbs have been given an alpine 'D' instead. Just at the one crag i was looking at,  Crag Lough i noticed Wall and Crack (D)Jezebel (D)Block Chimney (D) had the problem. Thinking this might be a widespread problem? 

Or someone decided the cold ascent of Hadrian's wall deserved an alpine grade, not out of the question...

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In reply to acrkirby:

Thanks, that was from a very old bug from when we were importing route data from the guidebooks and a few routes were incorrectly tagged as Difficile instead Diff.

I've sorted those out in the Rockfax database, they will be synced through to the UKC one shortly.

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In reply to Andy Moles:

That's sorted.

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In reply to Andy Moles:

Sorted those apart from below as I wasn't sure which routes you were referring to. Would you mind sticking the routes that need moving within a buttress hearing please? I've added you as a moderator. Thanks for the help.

> The first sector here Fachwen Boulders should be moved to Union Rock as well.

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 Andy Moles 28 Apr 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

The ones under Craig yr Undeb (yellow wall) in Fachwen should go to Union Rock.

On a side note, I clicked that in the 'Insert crag link' box, but although sectors appear in the drop down there, they don't appear in the published message. Something to tweak maybe?

If you add me as a moderator to Clegir as well, I can sort that a bit too.

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 Graeme Hammond 29 Apr 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

I'm fairly sure i logged this years ago, as had loads of other people but all the logbook ticks seem to have been removed! It doesn't have a rockfax app symbol next to it so perhaps it is a issue with other climbs too that are no longer listed separately in the Rockfax app (it appears in your guide book as a separate 3 star route)? 

https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/bamford_edge-87/neb_buttress_direct_start-548741#overview

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 mrphilipoldham 29 Apr 2020
In reply to Graeme Hammond:

There are two listings for it on the crag, the 3* one is still there with 370-odd logs! 

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 Graeme Hammond 29 Apr 2020
In reply to mrphilipoldham:

Ignore me, the route needs deleting however, i did do search but 'Ctrl+F' must have been having a 'man' search today

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 dannyboy83 Global Crag Moderator 30 Apr 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Please can you delete this one:

No match for crag id:17044

and move the photo to:

Quié d'Urs

All the climbs can be removed as I uploaded the wrong file!

Many thanks

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 Andy Moles 01 May 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

For a bit of generic feedback, I have to say that when moderating crags I find the locking down of route names, grades etc that are included in the Rockfax app quite an annoying feature. I've quickly noticed quite a few mistakes, and it doesn't allow changing something if, for example, a hold breaks or consensus changes on something relatively new.

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 LakesWinter 01 May 2020
In reply to Andy Moles:

I agree.

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In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Please could you add https://www.ukclimbing.com/user/profile.php?id=34181 as a second moderator to https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/higher_longbeak-2441 Thanks.

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In reply to dannyboy83:

Sorted

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In reply to Mark Kemball:

Sorted.

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 Andy Moles 07 May 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Could I be added as a second moderator for Coir' Uisg Buttress? Franco's not sorted stuff there in months.

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In reply to Andy Moles:

You're added.

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 Andy Moles 09 May 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Thanks. I think you missed my earlier reply regarding Fachwen.

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In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

'Crag Requested

Hepburn

Needs a tidy up, there are lots of problems missing from the supplementary online guide 'Hepburn South', and alot of the current problems are not in the correct areas and need buttresses allocated. Can I please request to be second moderator so I can add these climbs. 

Cheers!

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In reply to CameronDotSmith:

I've added you.

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 Andy Moles 24 May 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Could I request again to moderate  Clegir Boulders? Thanks.

Also the Craig yr Undeb sector of  Fachwen Boulders still needs moving to  Union Rock. I guess this should also be renamed Union Rock (Craig yr Undeb) to eliminate confusion.

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 Andy Moles 24 May 2020

P.S. also the final problem at Union Rock, Don't try no Bows (f6B), should be moved to Clegir.

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 Sid Sherborne 25 May 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Crag Requested please Grace Dieu Boulder 

There are several missing problems which need adding and sorting. 

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 Andy Moles 27 May 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

No match for crag id:500 is a duplicate of The Pillar of Elidir. They are different names for the same thing.

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In reply to Andy Moles:

Thanks, sorted that.

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 Ross Barker 28 May 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Hiya, could I be added as a second moderator for Nesscliffe please?

https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/nesscliffe-1064

Some of the bouldering is a bit out of date, especially with the new online guide.

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 misterb 28 May 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Can i be added as a second mod to ansteys cove please as i am cleaning and updating certain  neglected routes at the moment

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In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Spekes Mill Mouth and Brownspear Point - Although Speke's itself is not tidal, Brownspear point is and so should have tidal info.

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 SimonStyan 30 May 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Hi, could i be made second crag moderator to  Beacon Hill in leicestershire as the current moderators been inactive since 2015 and the climbs could do with ordering etc.

cheers

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 reubenrules123 31 May 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

I've noticed that you can only select the crag thumbnail from the first set of photos that appear. When you click view all photos the select crag thumbnail option disappears.

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In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Hi, Please may I be a second moderator for  Portishead Quarry as I think it could do with a tidy up. 

P.S. - What is the etiquette for changing/updating grades to match the lastest guidebook (that is not Rockfax) 

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In reply to smile youve won:

I've added you.

No problem updating the grades to that in the latest guides.

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In reply to SimonStyan:

I've added you.

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In reply to reubenrules123:

Yeah, sorry, you can only choose between the top photos attached to that crag.

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In reply to Mark Kemball:

Hi Mark, if you edit the crag you can set the altitude to zero to make it tidal. I then fetches the tidal data when the local weather is refreshed.

I've sorted that for https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/spekes_mill_mouth_and_brownspear_point-672

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In reply to misterb:

I've added you Anstey's Cove

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In reply to Ross Barker:

I've added you  Nesscliffe

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In reply to Sid Sherborne:

I've added you  Grace Dieu Boulder

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In reply to Andy Moles:

> Could I request again to moderate  Clegir Boulders? Thanks.

> Also the Craig yr Undeb sector of  Fachwen Boulders still needs moving to  Union Rock. I guess this should also be renamed Union Rock (Craig yr Undeb) to eliminate confusion.

Sorted all those and the Don't try no Bows (f6B) move

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In reply to Andy Moles:

Sorry, been a bit lax on this thread as I've been so busy with other stuff. I'll try and keep on top of it better now.

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 tjekel 06 Jun 2020
 Andy Moles 08 Jun 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

A couple of bits of general feedback:

If using night mode on the site, on the moderator page for a crag it's very hard to read the buttress names, as it is almost the same colour as the background.

The new system of putting up in red text on the crag page when a route is no longer climbable, rather than having a little STOP sign like we used to have (and still do on the route page) is not super helpful, because it doesn't distinguish between routes that just haven't been checked yet by the moderator, and routes that have actually fallen down.

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 Alex Riley 09 Jun 2020
In reply to Andy Moles:

Could moderation for  y Garth be transferred to me. I've spoken to the current moderator and he's happy for it to be transferred over.

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 SimonStyan 09 Jun 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Hi could i be added as moderator for The Outwoods crag as a tree at the crag has been felled meaning a couple of the climbs can no longer be done and needs updating.

Thanks

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In reply to tjekel:

They're merged.

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In reply to Andy Moles:

I've fixed the buttress headers in dark mode on the moderation page.

I'll have a look into the 2nd issue.

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In reply to Alex Riley:

Done.

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In reply to SimonStyan:

I've added you.

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 Sid Sherborne 12 Jun 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Mike Adams had sent me his notes for  Mountsorrel Crags. Could I please be added as a moderator so I can add the missing climbs and add bouldering grades to those climbs which only currently have English tech grades?

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 Kafoozalem 12 Jun 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Chudleigh is up for grabs. 

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In reply to Sid Sherborne:

I've added you.

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 Brown 15 Jun 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Hello,

Having a little bit of difficulty with getting the details of Tai Chi Tia (none 6a), (a new route) correct a  Bassett's Farm Rocks.

This was added for a techno phobic friend hence the confusion.

Can the FA name please be shortened to Harry W to preserve some anonymity?

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In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Apologies if this has been asked/answered in a previous thread.

I'm moderating two rather underdeveloped crags in the Lake District, and was wondering about the etiquette of logging and moderating my own first ascents? I've added and approved some (very) low-grade stuff at Pardshaw Crag, but have my eye on some interesting lines at Rannerdale Knotts.

Can't help but feel it's cheeky to fast-track my own FA's seeing as anyone else's would be at my discretion. Obviously will remain unbiased but thought I'd check if there are any further considerations? Ta in advance  

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 sharpie 16 Jun 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Could I become the second moderator please

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In reply to Brown:

I've updated the FA name.

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In reply to sharpie:

Where to?

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In reply to rowanmorgan:

No problem doing this Rowan.

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 Brown 17 Jun 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

thanks

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In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Could I be added as moderator to Willyabrup please? Buttresses and climbs need updating

https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/willyabrup-3465

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 RyBlackmore 24 Jun 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Saddle Tor

Could I please be Mod of Saddle Tor, boulders that were done in 2014 haven't been verified at present.

Cheers

Ry

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 Sid Sherborne 25 Jun 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Please can be added as a moderator of  Corley Rocks please? The routes need ordering and a clear warning needs to go up about the quality of the bolts people have started top-roping on. Cheers

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In reply to Michael Bortoluzzi:

I've added you

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In reply to Sid Sherborne:

I've added you

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In reply to RyBlackmore:

I've added you

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 alek 27 Jun 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Crag requested:

Medlow Bath

https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/medlow_bath-11146

Thanks

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In reply to alek:

I've added you.

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 sparkass 30 Jun 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Crag requested:

Gelt Boulder

https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/the_gelt_boulder-8022

Thanks

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 Simon Caldwell 01 Jul 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Don't know if it's just me, but I no longer get an immediate email when one of "my" crags requires moderation - just the monthly one telling me I've missed some outstanding changes. It's definitely not gone to the spam folder.

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 static266 02 Jul 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

For some reason I cannot rename climbs as of today on crags that I moderate. 

I’ve never seen it before (new feature?) but when I click on the rename button it gives me a page not found error. 

Could this be looked into please?

Post edited at 17:58
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In reply to static266:

Hi, sorry about that. Looks like some duff code has been pushed through. I'll sort that out tomorrow.

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In reply to static266:

That should be sorted now.

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In reply to sparkass:

I've added you.

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In reply to Simon Caldwell:

I'll have a look into this on Monday

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 static266 04 Jul 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Thanks it’s back to normal. 

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 Andy Moles 06 Jul 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Something funny going on with moderating updates. Someone has contributed descriptions for a couple of climbs at a crag I moderate, but if I click to accept (or reject) the changes I just get an error notification that says the climbs don't exist?

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 Andy Moles 06 Jul 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Could I be added as a second moderator for Craig y Forwyn?

A lot has changed there with recent cleaning.

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In reply to Andy Moles:

I've added you that crag. I've fixed that bug on the climb moderation page too.

Post edited at 10:22
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 james.slater 10 Jul 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Crag Requested:

Gist Ddu

Maybe a proper crag page would help get some traffic on this neglected crag?!

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In reply to james.slater:

I've added you.

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 Tom Last 13 Jul 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Hi Paul.

Could I have Godrevy please, it’s a total mess.

https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/godrevy-1146

Cheers. 

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 Tom Last 15 Jul 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Crag requested, Godrevy.

If I can get this in the next day or so then I have a bit of time currently that I can sort it out. 
 

Cheers,

Tom.

https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/godrevy-1146

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 Sid Sherborne 15 Jul 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Crags requested. All of these Leicestershire crag pages need tidying up and lots of recently publicised boulder problems need adding. Hopefully tidying these up will make people more likely to visit them and take some of the pressure off Cademan Wood.

Beacon Hill

Markfield Quarry

Morley Quarry

Oaks Pinnacle

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In reply to Tom Last:

I've added you

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In reply to Sid Sherborne:

I've added you.

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 Stroppy 17 Jul 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Crag Requested - No match for crag id:8537

Can you add me as a 2nd moderator please, there are a load of unverified and missing climbs

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 Giles Davis 17 Jul 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Hi Paul,

Can you give me joint moderation of Herbert's Quarry please?

https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/herberts_quarry-15960

Cheers

Giles

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In reply to Stroppy:

I've added you.

 
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In reply to Giles Davis:

I've added you.

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 james.slater 23 Jul 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

All the crags beyond PT and LPT on the Orme are in a bit of a mess? Some routes missing, others in the wrong place etc.

Looks like they all need to be either combined into 'Lighthouse crags' 'Hornby crags' etc, or just all split up?

Im happy to be added and sort out any missing routes and ordering of routes/buttresses etc, but im not sure the best way to go about tidying the crags themselves up, its quite a complex area.

Thanks

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 sheppy 01 Aug 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

when attempting to respond to update requests it seems that where things are linked to Rockfax they cannot be properly moderated.

this has unfortunately resulted in a lot of erroneous bullshit being dumped on some of the crags which I seem powerless to remove.

being a moderator is a thankless task at the best of times but this overrule from Rockfax is rapidly making me think of dumping all the crags I try to maintain.

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 Jon Read 02 Aug 2020

Request to co-moderate  Dropping Crag Upper Buck Crag Upper Buck Crag Slab, please?

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 Jon Read 02 Aug 2020
In reply to sheppy:

Yes, I was a somewhat disappointed that all my hard-won descriptions of Buoux routes were wiped out a while back. They've gone for good now.

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In reply to Jon Read:

I've added you.

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In reply to Jon Read:

We only add an extra description if there's one available from Rockfax. None of the descriptions from the UKC database should be affected eg. Square Chimney & Whisky Crack (HS 4b)

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In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Is there any scope for some sort of auto-nudge to moderators? I’ve seen new problems/descriptions left fallow for months and years sometimes. If you can be faffed to try and tidy the data it’s a shame if it doesn’t get actioned. People move on, get busy, lose interest, all fine of course. But a gentle nudge might help?

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In reply to sheppy:

Martin's looking into this. It's due to the SMC data being imported into the Rockfax app.

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In reply to steveriley:

We do already do that at the start of each month. I guess they're just being ignored

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 mrphilipoldham 05 Aug 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Just moved to Blackshaw Head and would like to tidy up  Great Rock and  Bridestones (West Yorkshire) please!

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 BStar 05 Aug 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

No match for crag id:9504 is really just a copy of  Winterbourne Down, the crag should be merged to Winterbourne Down as there are a few repeated climbs.  I assume you can transfer people ticks across?

There are two routes at  Winterbourne DownNo match for climb id:332891 and No match for climb id:463327 that are repeats of routes at  Bury Hill West and should be trasfered to the Bury Hill crag

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In reply to mrphilipoldham:

I've added you.

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In reply to BStar:

Thanks, sorted those.

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 RANGITOTO 08 Aug 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Helman Tor

Please could you add me as a second moderator for Helman Tor?

Thanks,

Ian

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 Andy Moles 09 Aug 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Can I be added as a moderator to  Whale Rock, Glen Nevis? It needs a bit of sorting.

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In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Hi, I’m the Crag moderator for Gaitkins, Cumbria. I get a regular 1st of the month message requesting an update for ‘Monkey In Your Soul’. I’ve tried a few times to update it with the green tick followed by the update button, but I keep getting the monthly message. Any ideas? The route is in good shape btw and deserves the verification.

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In reply to Andy Moles:

I've added you.

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In reply to Purple:

Hi, sorry, just noticed that the monthly moderation email is using an old database table for the unchecked updates. That should be sorted now and you won't be notified about that Monkey in your Soul (E2 5b) update again.

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In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

> Hi, sorry, just noticed that the monthly moderation email is using an old database table for the unchecked updates. That should be sorted now and you won't be notified about that Monkey in your Soul (E2 5b) update again.


Tip top! Thanks Paul.

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 Andy Moles 12 Aug 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Cheers, there's a sector heading in there called 'Whale Rock Routes' that it won't allow me to delete because it's linked to the Rockfax database, but it's totally unnecessary.

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In reply to Andy Moles:

That's a difference with the data structure with the Rockfax database (that's actually holding the SMC data in this case) I'm afraid.

With Rockfax, a climb exists within a Buttress and a Buttress within a Crag.
On UKC, both a Climb and Buttress exists within a Crag, they're just different positions in the climb order.

Therefore, the Whale Rock Routes Buttress can't be deleted as it would remove the parent of all the climbs linked to the Rockfax database.

I prefer the Rockfax structure tbh but it's a lot of work updating UKC to match.

Also, it's not normally an issue as most crags have more than one Buttress/Sector.

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 Andy Say 12 Aug 2020
In reply to sheppy:

I also found that a crag I moderate had been "updated" by someone who had never been there; wiping out my crag and access information  in the process. I wasn't happy.

You'd think that moderators should have at least been to the crag rather than just sucking info off the web.  Yours, bitter and twisted of Waunfawr.

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 remus 13 Aug 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Could you mark all the routes in the rainbow bridge sector of https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/berry_head_the_old_redoubt-409 as deep water solos? Thanks!

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 Emilio Bachini 13 Aug 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Hello, any chance I can be added as a moderator for  Windmore End so I can attempt to update the very vague or none existant route descriptions? Many thanks, Emilio. 

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 Emilio Bachini 13 Aug 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Hello again, just wanted to ask whether it could be changed so "boulder, ground up" could be added to the ascent style. "Solo, ground up" seems to be a think but not the former. Sorry I've asked on here, I didn't think it justified it's own topic. Thanks Emilio. 

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 remus 14 Aug 2020
In reply to Emilio Bachini:

> Hello again, just wanted to ask whether it could be changed so "boulder, ground up" could be added to the ascent style.

What would be the difference between "boulder ground up" and "boulder worked"? To my mind they're the same thing. 

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 Emilio Bachini 14 Aug 2020
In reply to remus:

Good point. 

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 Arty 15 Aug 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Raven Scar chapel le dale. There are lots of  routes missing from ukc that are in the guidebook. 

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 Monk 16 Aug 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Crag available: Ring Road boulders, Bristol

I've not climbed there in years so I'm definitely not the best person anymore! 

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In reply to Emilio Bachini:

You're added.

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In reply to Arty:

Can you add a link to the crag page please? Can't find that one.

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In reply to remus:

I'll do that when I'm back off holiday next week. I'll need to mess about adding my IP to the firewall to do it from here.

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 Dale Turrell 18 Aug 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Crag Requested Easdon Rocks https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/easdon_rocks-1526

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 remus 19 Aug 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

> I'll do that when I'm back off holiday next week. I'll need to mess about adding my IP to the firewall to do it from here.

Ace, thanks. No rush obviously. Enjoy your holiday!

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In reply to Dale Turrell:

You're added.

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 rlrs 21 Aug 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Can you move this climb:

Meteo Rire (5c)

to its proper home at:

Sex des Granges

Thanks!

Richard

(I don't have any guidebook for above crag, else I would take the moderation...)

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 Simon King 23 Aug 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Could I be added to moderate  Mazet inpin the Ardeche please. There's a new sector which needs adding.

Cheers

Simon

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In reply to rlrs:

Done.

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In reply to Simon King:

You're added.

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In reply to remus:

Just remembered about this. It's updated:  Berry Head (The Old Redoubt)

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 rlrs 26 Aug 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

It seems there are two equivalent areas defined in Italy: Lombardy, and Lombardia, could be merged.

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 Simon King 27 Aug 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Cheers

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In reply to rlrs:

Which is the right one?

We've got:

  • Lombardy in North-West Italy
  • Lombardia in North Italy
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 rlrs 28 Aug 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

After a little research...I would say the northerly one...but in line with the main axis of the country, and bordering the eastern half of Switzerland.

Milan is the capital of this Italian region, while the geographical centre is further east, probably nearer Bergamo.

Lombardy is the English name, Lombardia the Italian.

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 Simon King 03 Sep 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Just noticed Chaulet in the Ardeche could do with an update. Could you add me as a moderator and I'll sort it.

Chaulet

Cheers

Simon

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In reply to Simon King:

You're added.

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In reply to rlrs:

I've merged Lombardy into Lombardia. Cheers.

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In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Hesitate to raise my head above the parapet but I could be joint mod for West Nab? I've only been twice but it's a bit messy. I can help out with some missing descriptions and the incumbent seems to have a lot on his plate.

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In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Please could you add me as a second moderator for  Rumps Point (guidebook work).

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 mrphilipoldham 20 Sep 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

The current mod at  Pike Hill doesn't seem to be active.. can I help out please?

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 Brown 21 Sep 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Hello,

Not totally moderator specific but.....

Adding alpine routes where the guide gives no alpine grade.

I want to add some routes in Patagonia, the current guide to this area has a policy of not providing alpine grades but rather just technical pitch grades.

I don't want to guess an alpine grade for these routes as I don't have a clue and someone might take them seriously.

It will not let me add them without an alpine grade.

Can this be addressed please?

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 Dale Turrell 21 Sep 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Crag Requested (needs some tidying):

https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/kentmere_boulders-1784

Also, it seems that Badger Rock is part of this area but ALSO has its own crag page (https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/badger_rock-3825) meaning that some Badger Rock problems are on one crag OR the other and some are on both (it's a bit of a mess).

I would suggest moving the Badgers Rock climbs to Kentmere Boulders, merging the duplicate climbs and renaming Kentmere to "Kentmere Boulders (including Badger Rock)" and remove the separate Badgers Rock page.  What do you think?

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In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Crag Requested: Blacknor North, Portland

Please could you add me as a second admin as I have a number of new routes to add and always make mistakes that Marti has to correct.

Cheers.

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In reply to Brown:

In this case, it's best to select the "?" grade after choosing Alpine grade type. You can still select a tech grade too.


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 Brown 21 Sep 2020
In reply to Andy Ovens - UKC and UKH:

Thanks, I missed that at the bottom of the list.

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In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Blacknor North

Crag Requested: Blacknor North, Portland

Please could you add me as a second admin as I have a number of new routes to add and always make mistakes that Marti has to correct. 

Cheers. (sorry, took a while to work out how to add the crag link. Doh!).

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In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Crag requested (I think you missed this earlier) https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/rumps_point-3039 as a second moderator - routes to add from guidebook work.

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 Graeme Hammond 25 Sep 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

not a crag request but related to logbooks....

when on my laptop if I go to a crag it displays the following for example: 

"You've ticked 35.5% (99 of 279 climbs) of this crag"

but if on my phone it only displays

"You've ticked 35.5% of this crag"

the latter is fairly meaningless without the extra info in the bracket, is it possible to make this visible in the mobile version too?

Also on a mobile you can only ever click on the link taking you to the weather tab within a crag once, if you then go onto the photos/video tab for example when you try to return to the weather tab nothing happens

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 steve_gibbs 25 Sep 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

There's a couple of Alpine routes I did this summer, which need changing from a sport grade to an Alpine grade, as they're very much Alpine routes! In both cases I contacted the moderators, but the amendments were not made and received no reply. Could anyone with permissions please update these? Many thanks.

Needs updating to an Alpine grade of perhaps D: https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/lames_fontaine-21177/voie_abert-338671

Needs updating to an Alpine grade of AD or AD+: https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/aiguille_de_lm-2014/southwest_pillar-100810

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 Big Lee 25 Sep 2020
In reply to steve_gibbs:

Hi, sorry I forgot to reply to your email about the latter. I've updated the grade. It actually gets D+ on Camptocamp. The MB Granite vol 2 guide has the difficulties at 5a. This page linked on Camptocamp gives it D(+) 5b:

https://passion-alpes.com/2020/07/07/topo-petits-charmoz-2867m-pilier-sw-d-iii-200m/

Maybe we go with D 5b? 

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 Sl@te Head 26 Sep 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Two entries for the same route at Never Never Land...

Octogenarian (5b)No match for climb id:490958

As the crag moderator I've tried to sort this by deleting one entry, but as it's a Rockfax listing It won't let me....

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 CJclimbs 01 Oct 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Crag Requested - Anglezarke Quarry, Lancashire

I would like to volunteer to be a second moderator for the Anglezarke Quarry (Lancashire) crag. 

The current moderator is doing a fab job! But I believe I can add more, emphasizing on the bouldering areas.

I have been working on clearing out the bouldering areas, as well as updating the descriptions and adding a few first ascents on UKC.

Crag Link:

https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/anglezarke_quarry-325

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 Andy Say 02 Oct 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Paul, could you add me as a moderator for La Bastille in Grenoble ( https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/la_bastille-25999#maps )

I've contacted the existing moderator and he's happy for a bit of help.

Cheers, Andy

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In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

I'd like to offer my help with moderating Scout Scar (Kendal area). Quite a lot of recent activity there and plenty of adjustments to be made to the database. Likely more to come too courtesy of renewal work being done by Cumbria Bolt Fund volunteers.

Cheers.

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 Andy Say 08 Oct 2020
In reply to Andy Say:

> Paul, could you add me as a moderator for La Bastille in Grenoble ( https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/la_bastille-25999#maps )

> I've contacted the existing moderator and he's happy for a bit of help.

> Cheers, Andy

Paul?

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 Dale Turrell 09 Oct 2020
In reply to Andy Say:

I wonder if he's on holiday or something.  It's been over a month since any updates but usually he's very quick.  I was thinking about sending an email but I don't want to be pushy.

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In reply to steve_gibbs:

Thanks, I've updated these.

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In reply to Sl@te Head:

Thanks, that's cleaned up. Think it was a bad import from the Rockfax guide that created 2 copies of the route.

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In reply to CJclimbs:

I've added you.

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In reply to Andy Say:

Sorry I missed this before. I've added you.

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 d_b 12 Oct 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

I would be quite happy to give up https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/spik-23934 if anyone wants it.  I'm only the moderator because I added it after doing a route there.

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In reply to Dale Turrell:

Hi Dale, sorry, I missed this one too. I've been away but also been pretty busy getting ready to move UKC to a new server.

I've added you to  Kentmere Boulders. Normally, I'd not hesitate in merging  Badger Rock with it but there's a BMC RAD entry linked to Badger that's got important access info and we only support RAD entries linked to crags and not buttresses.

If you could move the duplicates within Kentmere to within a Badger Rock buttress, then I can move them over to the Badger crag.

Cheers, Paul.

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In reply to Purple:

I've added you to  Scout Scar

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In reply to d_b:

Probably best to just remove yourself from that crag (button at the bottom of the moderation page) and let someone else pick it up from the crag page.

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 d_b 12 Oct 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Will do.  Somehow I had never noticed the button

Thanks.

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In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

> I've added you to  Scout Scar


Thanks Paul.

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 CJclimbs 12 Oct 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Cheers!

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 Andy Moles 16 Oct 2020
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

Cromlech boulders is a mess of duplicates, out of order and unconfirmed problems. It has two moderators already, but I'd be happy to sort it out a bit.

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In reply to Andy Moles:

I've added you, thanks for the help sorting it out.

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 Andy Moles 11:22 Sun
In reply to Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH:

I underestimated how much of a mess this one was... loads of nameless problems which are numbered and graded differently in different guidebooks means some problems were in there three or four times... plus an unlikely quantity of recent additions. Getting there, but apologies to anyone if I've moved your logbook ticks to the wrong place.

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 Andy Moles 12:07 Sun

The 'Wastad Boulders' section near the end of Cromlech boulders should be moved to  Carreg Wastad.

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In reply to Andy Moles:

Thanks, I've moved/merged those.

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