March-April 2018 issue
Boswell and Robertson’s winter magic, Power Ranger for Pearson, News round-up.
16: Win 1 of 10 Mountain DVDs.
Destinations / Crags / Features
18: Easy Slate – Llanberis Slate Quarries
Continuing our series on venues suiting those operating at lower grades or making the transition from indoor to outdoors.
34: Made in Stone – Froggatt Edge
This world-class cliff in the Peak District offers a rich diversity of climbing styles and grades plus an abundance of classics.
46: Icemen of Calgary
The ex-pats influencing a rise in standards on the icefalls of Canada in the 1970s.
58: The Ogre
Some mountains are high; some mountains are hard. Few are both. An exclusive extract from Doug Scott’s book on the Ogre.
30: Dani Arnold
The Alpine speed king.
52: Caley Roadside
Dream bouldering on the gritstone of Yorkshire.
Training & Skills
64: The Climber’s Coach
Setting and reaching your goals by Mark Reeves.
68: Mini-review – Alpine boots
Six boots for summer and winter.
70: Rope Review
A comprehensive review of triple rated, sport and trad half ropes.
24: Ascent of Man
Climbing media – magazines and the internet.
26: UK Classics
Darkinbad the Brightdayler (E5 6a), Great Wall, Pentire Head, North Cornwall.
28: The Climber’s Voice
Guidebooks – Instant inspiration by Ian Wyatt.
42: James Pearson and Caroline Ciavaldini
A look back at 2017.
62: Book Reviews
Bonington Mountaineer DVD, Mountain film, The Ogre and Moffatt’s Mastermind.
78: BMC Update
The latest news from the British Mountaineering Council.
82: Mountaineering Legends