Tag Archives: Bosigran

Ian and Toms super tangly ropes (or how not to organise your safety!)

5th May 2017 Bosigran/The Great Zawn Simple Simon – HS 4b – Lead Picnic – VS 5a – Lead The Variety Show – HVS 5a – Lead A great day at Bosigran with three climbs that all delivered on the … Continue reading

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Woods for the trees

25th March 2016 Bosigran Rapture – VS 4c – Tom I dont know how many times I’ve been to Bosi and yet it still seems possible to pick up new lines, even in an area like Red Slab. Rapture actually … Continue reading

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Oooh Suits you Sirs

1st January 2015 Bosigran Commando Ridge – V Diff – Alt Lead Big Ron and the boys made the most of a dreary New Years day, with an assault on Commando ridge in impeccable style… well maybe not impeccable but … Continue reading

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Clouds to right of them, Clouds to left of them, Clouds in front of them, Volley’d and thunder’d;

21st March 2014 Bosigran Venusberg – VS 4c – Lead Ok a bit over dramatic but as has been typical of 2014 the weather was iffy. We spent the day watching dark squalls slowly travelling cross the ocean passing to … Continue reading

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What a difference a day makes…

Bosigran 12th April 2013 Flat Top – HS 4b – Lead Crazy Man Michael – VS 4c – Second Little Brown Jug (Variation Start P1) – HVS/VS 5a? – Lead Thin Wall Special(P2) – E1 5b/5a – Lead Trapeze – … Continue reading

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Ochre’s my favorite colour

Bosigran / Halldrine Cove 10th August 2012 Ochre Slab 1 – VS 5a – Alt lead (P2) Ding – VS 4c – Alt Lead (P2) Limpet Slab – V Diff – Second On occasions the Ochre Slab area of Bosi … Continue reading

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A chorus of approval

13th May 2012 Bosigran Anvil Chorus – VS 4c – Alt Lead Alison Rib – Diff – Second It was so bloody cold when we arrived. Dark and windy and not inviting at all. Bosigran had seemed the best shout … Continue reading

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Politically incorrect climbing

16th January 2012 Bosigran Gollywog’s Cakewalk – HS 4b – Lead Oread – V Diff – Lead I love Bosi, the atmosphere and the beauty of the place, so what better venue to get onto when the sun pops out … Continue reading

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The wait is over

30th July 2011 Bosigran Little Brown Jug – VS 5a – Lead Grendel – E2 5c – Second (dnf) This was to be an iconic day for me. Little Brown Jug has been watching me for years now, waiting for … Continue reading

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Its a puzzle?

26th July 2011 Bosigran – Raven Wall Area Zig Zag – VS 4c – Lead Taking the afternoon off work makes climbing feel so much better. Its as though you’ve managed to cheat your way into some fun whilst everyone … Continue reading

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