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Rock Climbing Photo: Anti Atlas ridge scrambling


Member Since: Apr 29, 2011
Last Visit: Nov 13, 2016
Contact Martin Bennett

Point Rank: # 2,368
Total Points: 318
Last Year: 20
Last 30 Days: 10
6 Compliments
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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Page Improvements = 3
Comments = 1



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Personal: Lives in Manchester, UK, 71 years old, Male
Favorite Climbs: The Steeple; The Needle, Shelterstone. Ichabod; Saxon; Central Buttress, Scafell. Overhanging Bastion, Castle Rock of Triermain. Troutdale Pinnacle, Black Crag. Shrike, Jellyroll, Curving Crack, White Slab, Bow Shaped Slab, Clogwyn dur Arddu. Strand, Wen
Other Interests: Ski, Mtn Bike, Spelio, Blues and Rock n Roll
Personal/Favorite web site: none specified
Likes to climb: Trad, Sport climbs
Trad:  Leads 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  Follows 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Sport:  Leads 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  Follows 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Ice:  Leads WI4  Follows WI5
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Photo Albums by Martin Bennett    
Out There
RECENT TICKS - Show on map<< VIEW ALL 4
Spitagoras 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a R
  Aug 8, 2002
The Savage Sunbird 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
  Sep 25, 1999 - I led with Simon Fenna. Bill Clarke and Martin Dale also led it that day
East Ridge 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
  Aug 3, 1999 - Optional. Swapped leads? Gear used? Etc.
Central Buttress. 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
  Apr 29, 1971 - With Jim Divall - a breakthrough day.
TO-DO LIST<< VIEW ALL 19
What's My Line? 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b A0 R
Ewephoria 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
The Wasteland 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Scarf Arete, a.k.a. "Spigolo del Velo." 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Fedele 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
South Face Buttress 1, a.k.a. “South Arete” 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13
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Matt Reed leading 1st pitch (guide book 1&2) of Dark Shadows  Matt Reed on the easy but delightful slabs of Led By Sheep  Brant, Clogwyn y Grochan, Llanberis 1970  Martin Dale leading the "new" version of Central Buttress in 2007. Since the loss of the famous chockstone (in tragic circumstances) this is the easiest way to climb the route which is now graded E1 5b  Dent d' Orlu East Face. Climbers can be seen on 2nd stance of Tapas des Dalles (V+) <br /> 
Gordian Knot 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Regular Route 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Southeast Buttress 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Jubilant Song 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
The Savage Sunbird 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
The Savage Sunbird 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  Suggests: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Royal Arches 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  Suggests: 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
Spitagoras 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a R  Suggests: 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Big Micheluzzi 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  Suggests: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Abram Arete 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b  Suggests: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
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