2020 has not been a normal summer. With restrictions on international travel coming and going, a general reluctance to take crowded cable cars or stay in busy huts, it’s been […]
Just to say thanks and awesome! Today was the kind of adventure that made me want to try climbing in the first place! Fantastic and thanks for taking us out!
The area where I live has some stunning climbing: single pitch limestone venues in the Arve valley running west from Chamonix are accessible often throughout the year. Just north of […]
What I do on my days off!
The last two months have been a very interesting experiment. My ski season finished on March 18th when I returned to a locked down Chamonix. Movements were restricted to shopping […]
I’m not a fan of retrospectives. Releasing an album of greatest hits usually means the artist is over the hill. But a comment from a friend this summer that a […]
A kit list for Euro style sport cragging. This one is slightly unusual for this site as it lists everything I bring as well as what you might need as […]
Rock climbing really is the best sport in the world. It’s how I wind down from a summer work season, going climbing with my friends. This autumn I’ve had 3 […]
Here we are at the end of September. As the nights draw in, temperatures start to drop and the leaves in the valley start to turn red and gold, it’s […]