I've been climbing on and off for more than fifty years,never at a particularly high standard. Devoted to Mendip choss.
Location Mendip Hills
Best Climbing Experience 1986 Findlay`s Gulch in Glencoe, just seemed to sum up everything I`d ever read or heard about Scottish winter climbing including "Hot Aches" finishing in the dark and a warm welcome in the Claccaigh.2013 completing the first ascent of Cardigano! at Sandford Quarry(Somerset) with Warmauri,proper Mendip climbing,new route loose rock, bloody cold but brilliant!
Favourite Crag/Rock A wet pile of choss on Mendip Limestone
Favourite Wall Max.
I Climb... Several times a week In the UK & Europe
Favourite Climbs Brackets
at Sandford Quarry. Consolation=cheddar
Jasper.Turn of the Screw.=Avon. Central Trinity Gully(winter).Commando Ridge
.Cardigano! Sandford Quarry.
Latest Climbs Half Stoked S 4a Grampyventure. D Prorogued f2+ Not a virgin anymore! M 4c Eden's Route. VD Shiva's Pigeons VD Points End Crack M Swansong. M Guy's Rift. VS 4c The Piltdown Hoax. f2 Summit Grade-1 Colomby de Gex 1,689m 50 Shades of Earl Gray. D The Mandelbrot Set. VD The Forked Beard of Kram Seivad MS 4a ... list all 754 climbs
Ticklists Mendip for Moderates.100% The Esoterica of the Mystical Bristol and Mendips Challenge 27% ... list all 2 ticklists
Climbs Wishlist Merman's Meander M Central Route S Grand Arete 4a Zig-zag VD First Anniversary M Consolation D Pemba Chimney VD King Of Sandford Hill HVS 5a The Original Route D Symphony Crack VD ... list all 32 climbs