Here are a collection of articles mostly about Mountaineering and climbing. Feedback from my readers is very much appreciated so please do get in contact if there is something you want to hear about or disagree with. 

Becoming a Mountaineering Instructor. Part 1

A biographical account of how I became a Qualified Mountaineering and Climbing Instructor. Part 1 of 2

Guided ascent of Cneifion arete Higher Climbing Wales

Trip Report: Migot Spur Aiguille du Chardonnet

in 2013 I visited the alps to climb the Aiguille du chardonnet with some friends. a hilarious couple of days with some moments of danger. 


Hiring a guide - what you need to know

Being aware of one’s limitations in a particular activity usually requires stepping over your pride and accepting that, to enable you to progress, you might require instruction from someone more qualified than yourself. What do you need to know before you do?