Bulliber, Pembroke Range West

Submitted by: Philip Biglands Crag: Bulliber Ambush Date of ascent: 31/07/2017 Length/grade/stars: 35m E1 5a Climbers: Philip Biglands, Peter Biglands Start location: Start about 6-7m right of The Hornting on the large (non tidal?) terrace at a quartz nose. Pitch […]

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Mount Sion East, Pembroke Range West

Submitted by: Philip Biglands Crag: Mount Sion East – 40 Foot Wall Mr Preview Date of ascent: 07/08/2017 Length/grade/stars: 12m HS 4a Climbers: Philip Biglands, Peter Biglands Start location: Start at the left side of the recess at the base […]

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L’etape du Tour 2017

Briancon > Izoard It’s 7am, the sun lights the mountains in the distance, but here it’s cold. Metal barriers line the wide road and a huge crowd is gathering. Three riders cross the barrier, mount their bikes and gently melt […]

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Grade Warning, Giltar Ramp, Pembroke Stackpole & Lydstep

A climber, Howard Jones, has notified us that Giltar Ramp at Pembroke Stackpole & Lydstep graded as VD in the original CC Pembroke Guide but upgraded in the later CC Pembroke Rock guide to VS 4c is indeed now VS. […]

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Great Links Tor, Dartmoor

Submitted by: Barry Clarke Crag: Great Links Tor (p 236) Date of ascent: 25/07/2017 Climbers: BJ Clarke (solo) Col Ridge Length/grade/stars: 8m D Start location: Start 6 metres right of …Special To Me Pitch descriptions: From the col scramble up […]

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Great Staple Tor, Dartmoor

Submitted by: Barry Clarke Crag: Great Staple Tor (p 284) Climbers: BJ Clarke (solo) Date of ascent: 20/07/2017 Corinth Ingol Length/grade/stars: 15m VS Start location: Start 3 metres right of In Charge of Small Children at a short rib on […]

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St David’s Head South, Pembroke North

Submitted by: Matt Griffin Crag: St David’s Head South Sit Start Rampage Date of ascent: 29/05/17 Length/grade/stars: 15m HS 4b Climbers: M Griffin, A Dye Start location: To the left of the Diff, ‘The Rake’ and to the right of […]

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Buckspool Down, Pembroke Range East Vol 3

Submitted by: Steve Quinton Crag: Buckspool Down The West Wing Date of ascent: 29/07/17 Length/grade/stars: 33m E4 6a * Climbers: Steve Quinton, Justin Lowman Start location: Start as for The Gazebo. Pitch descriptions: Climb the crux bulge of The Gazebo […]

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Missed out on the CC Lundy Meet?

Fear not – my other club the London Mountaineering Club have two spare places. Some CC members are already booked on this meet. The LMC has 2 unfilled camping places in Lundy between 2 and 9 September this year. Details […]

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Little Mis Tor, Dartmoor

Submitted by: Barry Clarke Crag: Little Mis Tor (p 273) Date of ascent: 17/07/2017 Climbers: BJ Clarke (solo) Giddy UP Length/grade/stars: 6m VD Start location: Immediately right of the buttress containing Piebald etc, is a gully with a block. Pitch […]

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