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Belfast Expedition Talk 25/09/15 PDF Print E-mail

An evening of expedition stories from the greater ranges at QUB 25/09/15. More details CLICK HERE

 
EigerWand North Face Ascent PDF Print E-mail

By Paul Harrington

Eiger North Face from Kleine Schedegg, March 1997

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Climbing in the Picos de Europa PDF Print E-mail

Climbing in the Picos de Europa

By Ian Martin

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Half Dome by Damo PDF Print E-mail

Half Dome - a story by Damien O'Sullivan

 

As the bus pulled in the driver announced “Daff Dome.” solely for our benefit.

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Chere Couloir PDF Print E-mail
By Rob Madden

'hello, can I help you?!'; 'Hello, Can I Help You?'; 'HELLO, CAN I HELP YOU?!!'....I awoke with a sickly dread, believing that I was back in that terrible temp job, answering that phone over and over and over again.
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A Hard Day?s Climb - Notes from the Matterhorn PDF Print E-mail
By Gerard Galligan

This time I felt I was in with a chance – climbing the Matterhorn. The idea had been simmering in my thoughts for months, nay years now, like an itch waiting to be scratched. And it was all Hugon’s fault. He planted the notion during our first Scottish trip three years ago and every so often he would bring it up:

“Well Gerry, when are you going to climb the Matterhorn?”

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Piz Badile North Ridge PDF Print E-mail
By Alan Carroll

Having flailed our way up one short pitch of VIII the day before - pulling on draws and sitting in our harnesses practically the whole way - we figured we’d done enough training to attempt the 3000 feet of alpine granite on the North Ridge of Piz Badile, so we went out and got totally arseholed.


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