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Occupation: signaller (railway)

A Few Words: I just love this site. The photographs from all over the world are such a great resource and inspiration. I started with hillwalking in the Lake District,and Scotland, now bigger mountains are a draw too. Many years of Swiss trips with Easy alpine routes, Via ferrata in Italy and Switzerland ,and lots of scrambles in England Wales and Scotland, Spanish Pyranees. I'm loving the mountain environment. The airy places that produce a feeling of exploration, and wonderment. Self challenge and reward. Scrambling on great rock, in the sun on a stunning isolated location, wow what a great day! I climb a little too, lower grade stuff. Some top rope stuff on local sandstone too. I've loved the 'easy' Alpine routes I've done. This encludes the gullys in Scotland and the Lakes....................................................................................................................................................................... Highest peak = Kilimanjaro 5895m May 2008 - Highest Climb in Europe = Monch 4099m - Coldest outing = Cairn Gorm -15c -70c wind chill - Highest bivi = 8,500ft side of Schreckhorn. Happy to hear questions or comments from anyone about content of my pages .
Thank God for His creation.

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My Mountains & Rocks (2)
Helvellyn (The Lake District (UK))
The Old Man of Coniston (The Lake District (UK))
My Routes (7)
Sharp Edge (The Lake District (UK))
Striding Edge, Helvellyn (The Lake District (UK))
South Ridge (Eiger)
Clogwyn Person Arete (Snowdon/Yr Wyddfa)

Climber's Logs I've Signed (64)
Areas & Ranges (1)
Cuillin Ridge (Scotland)
Mountains & Rocks (38)
Finsteraarhorn (Bernese Alps)
Mittaghorn (Mischabel GROUP)
Äbeni Flue (Bernese Alps)
Wetterhorn (Bernese Alps)
Beinn Narnain (Cowal & The Arrochar Alps)
Beinn Ime (Cowal & The Arrochar Alps)
Kilimanjaro (Seven Summits)
High Stile (The Lake District (UK))
Helvellyn (The Lake District (UK))
Crib Goch (Snowdon/Yr Wyddfa)
Lauberhorn (Bernese Alps)
Faulhorn (Bernese Alps)
Ben Vane (Cowal & The Arrochar Alps)
Beinn Dorain (Scotland)
Y Garn (Snowdonia/Eryri)
Glyder Fach (Snowdonia/Eryri)
Cat Bells (The Lake District (UK))
Barrow (The Lake District (UK))
Red Pike (The Lake District (UK))
Scafell (The Lake District (UK))
Ben Macdui (Scotland)
Pen Yr Ole Wen (Carneddau)
The Cobbler ( Ben Arthur ) (Cowal & The Arrochar Alps)
The Old Man of Coniston (The Lake District (UK))
Bidean nam Bian (Glencoe)
Eiger (Bernese Alps)
Cairn Gorm (Scotland)
Tryfan (Snowdonia/Eryri)
Great Gable (The Lake District (UK))
Lobhörner (Bernese Alps)
Snowdon/Yr Wyddfa (Snowdonia/Eryri)
Skiddaw (The Lake District (UK))
Scafell Pike (The Lake District (UK))
Ben Nevis (Europe's Highpoints)
Mönch (Bernese Alps)
Routes (25)
Fausto Susatti via ferrata (Cima Capi) (Lago di Garda Northern area, Italy)
Great Gable and Pillar (The Lake District (UK))
Y Cribyn (Snowdon/Yr Wyddfa)
First-Bussalp (Faulhorn)
Snowdon Horseshoe (Snowdon/Yr Wyddfa)
Sharp Edge (The Lake District (UK))
Broad Gully (Bidean nam Bian)
PYG Track (Snowdon/Yr Wyddfa)
Miners Track (Snowdon/Yr Wyddfa)
Bristly Ridge (Glyder Fach)
Wasdale-Brown Tongue (Scafell Pike)
Threading The Needle (Great Gable)
South Ridge (Eiger)
The North Ridge (Tryfan)
Clogwyn Person Arete (Snowdon/Yr Wyddfa)
Striding Edge, Helvellyn (The Lake District (UK))

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