Email User

I am currently climbing mostly with my daughter. She is improving rapidly, but outdoors only climbs up to Severe. I did climb E2 in my early 20s and have been to the Alps twice. Much preferred sea cliff climbing, but happy on big routes, like on Cyn Las in Wales.

North West England

Best Climbing Experience
Bloody hell too many to choose from! The Grooves on Cyn Las, being be-nighted in the Alps, the Cullin Ridge Traverse, The Old Man of Hoy, "with the lads" in Wilton Quarries. Street rugby in Sale town centre! The journey to Germany. Travelling round in my death trap Mini...

Favourite Climbing-Related Discussion Topic
The grade of any given route, the crux sequence and the "Grip" factor.

Recent Postings

  • No posts in last 30 days

List all my recent posts.

Interests Outside Climbing
8-ball pool addict

Photo Gallery
Click to view BigHairyIan's gallery. (3 photos)
Click to search for photos of climbers called BigHairyIan.

Click to list photo comments written by me. (1 comment)
I've voted for 3 photos, average vote 4.7.
(66% superb - 33% good - 0% average - 0% poor - 0% rubbish)

Anything Else We Should Know
Was once good, but now live by reputation alone!

Read more about user profiles and how to set up your own.