Tag Archives: Climbing

Climbing in Argentière-la-Bessée

6/7 Driving to Argentière en covoiturage. Talking and listening French again to my driver (and guide, haha) Arrived around noon. After a little nap I hitched to where the others were, Mont Dauphin. Happy to meet them again. Climbed 3 … Continue reading

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The story for the climbing community of Krasnoyarsk Stolby

Thanks to the Facebook page Krasnoyarsk Stolby, I was able to contact the climbing community there. I asked if there was somebody who could join me/ guide me on my climbing trip to Stolby. And Alex arranged for a climber … Continue reading

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Krasnoyarsk, the very center of Russia

20/6 Julia made quark with sour cream for breakfirst -a first for me- and even had me made a tiny little lunchbox for today. (I’m being so well taken care of) and accompanied me on the bus to the river. … Continue reading

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Terelj and UB

29/5 Day started early with a paraglide session with Bold in the mountains close to Ulaanbaatar. Then Siobhán and me arranged our stuff and wanted to take the bus to a Terelj, but we missed it by one hour. I … Continue reading

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3 days of Tassie climbing — intro to trad climbing!!!

2/3 I went to climb in Waterworks, Hobart, where I met with Liam and his friend. Young but mature climbers with a future. I was very happy with what I climbed: grades 18-19-20-20-18. Most of them I climbed with two … Continue reading

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Takaka and Nelson (Richmond), climbing and paragliding

14/1: We drove to Richmond, near Nelson, because that was where the paragliding school was. And when I called (from Wanaka) he said that today flying would be possible. But the weather had changed and it wasn’t for today. So … Continue reading

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Blackheath

18/11: It was raining. Our host, Stephan, took us to Katoomba because we had to hand in the emergency beaken, buy groceries because we wanted to cook a dinner for our host, and to pick up the bodywarmer I forgot … Continue reading

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Driving to the coast, to Marang

Today we drove from Kuala Lipis back to the coast. Passing the town of Gua Musang I wanted to see the climbing rocks there. You never know, there might be climbers there… There were no climbers, and the area was … Continue reading

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Climbing day in Tonsai!

Finally a day with nice (better, still not the best) weather! After 2 rainy days it was about time. Climbing was possible again. And I had some good climbs! Harvest of today: 6a, 6b, 6a lead, 6b+ “Missing Snow” lead … Continue reading

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To Tonsai

The Tonsai story actually begins by leaving Khao Sok for Krabi. How I love to hitchhike! It’s the adventure itself! I get so much energy out of it! Though there sometimes was a language barrier, which we solved by a … Continue reading

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