Nov-Dec 2017

Contents

 

Exposed

 

6: Glacier ice on Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, Africa.

 

News

 

8: News 

World’s first F9c by Ondra, News round-up, The North Face Mountain Festival.

 

Destinations / Crags / Features

 

18: The Land of Maybe – Faroe Islands

James Pearson heads north to climb one of the tallest unclimbed sea cliffs in the world.

 

26: A New Winter Dawns

Winter is almost here. Instructors at Scotland’s Glenmore Lodge highlight favourite routes.

 

36: Easy Granite – Sheeps Tor, Dartmoor

First of a series of articles on venues suitable for those operating in the lower grades or transitioning from indoor to outdoor climbing.

 

40: Sweden Rocks – Five Days in Sweden

A whistle-stop tour around the crags of Göteborg and Bohuslän.

 

46: Attempting Mount Rolleston

Ian Middleton attempts New Zealand’s Mount Rolleston, his first proper outing into the world of mountaineering.

 

Bouldering

 

54: Smallacombe Rocks

One of Dartmoor’s best bouldering spots and it’s quiet.

 

Urban Climber

60: Into the Future 

With The Castle Climbing Centre, London.

 

Training & Skills

 

64: The Climber’s Coach

Vegan or vegetarian diets for climbers.

 

Gear

 

70: Lightweight trad kit review 

Bruce Goodlad looks at kit you need to climb the multi-pitch classic The Steeple in Scotland. Plus a run down of lightweight trad hardware.

 

Regulars

 

16: The Climber’s Voice

Night naked climbing by Noel Dawson.

 

32: UK Classics

Mousetrap (E2 5b), Gogarth, North Wales.

 

34: Ascent of Man

Fawcett and Livesey.

 

50: James Pearson and Caroline Ciavaldini

Writing a book and an extract from Climbing Beyond.

 

62: Book Reviews

Darmoor guidebook and Bernadette McDonald’s Art of Freedom.

 

78: BMC Update

The latest news from the British Mountaineering Council.

 

82: Mountaineering Legends

The thing about Annapurna III.

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