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  UK Scrambling Database scrambles in England Scotland Wales and Ireland - UK Scrambles online
UK Scrambles does not take any responsibility for the information provided, it is listed here in good faith by other scramblers and it is up to you how you use this information.
Scrambling is a dangerous activity and requires common sense and the ability to recognize when you are in over your head and to retreat.
To many people get injured or die due to their lack of experience and or the understanding that scrambling is a sport very close to mountaineering and rock climbing and that one slip could be fatal.
www.ukscrambles.com   (295 words)

  Scrambling - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ropes may be necessary on harder scrambles, though sustained use of rope and belay probably counts as climbing.
In the UK, Scrambles are usually rated as either Grade 1, 2, 3 or 3S, with the grade being based around exposure and technical difficulty.
The North Ridge of Tryfan in Snowdonia, or Striding Edge on Helvellyn in the Lake District, are classic Grade 1 scrambles.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Scrambling   (365 words)

 Scrambling Logs
Scrambling is a fairly non technical way of climbing Canada's mountains.
The ground that you cover while scrambling is generally in the 3rd/4th grading, made up of rockbands, snow slopes, ridges and plenty of scree.
The Kananaskis Valley is close to Calgary and has a scrambling season that starts as early as May. The scrambling is generalized with longer approaches, scree, and early season snow slopes.
www.angelfire.com /extreme2/summitsandsuch/scrambles.html   (588 words)

 Scrambling in Snowdonia
Whatever outdoor mountain activity you enjoy: walking - summer or winter, climbing, scrambling or navigation, High Trek Snowdonia have the course or holiday in Wales for you.
High Trek Snowdonia offer a range of guided and self guided week-long luggage transported hiking vacations, each night in a different location.
But don't worry, you can still view our site by using the following links
www.hightrek.co.uk /snowdonia/scrambling.htm   (205 words)

 Scrambling Courses Snowdonia
With rocky ridges and high mountains, this is the perfect place to learn the adventurous way to the high summits.
Scrambling holds an element of risk therefore knowing how to look after yourself in exposed and high places is an essential skill.
Our scrambling courses look at the ropework needed to safeguard ascent and descent from the high peaks and also how to retreat if things don’t go to plan.
www.dragonmountainskills.com /html/scrambling_courses_snowdonia.html   (324 words)

 New Page 1
Another way to define scrambling is to examine the difference between a fall when walking (a twisted ankle, or perhaps nothing more than looking a pratt in front of your friends) and a fall when scrambling (dire, potentially fatal consequences).
Whilst some scrambling routes are undoubted popular, many are only visited infrequently and consequently have a pioneering atmosphere about them, which puts uncertainty and excitement back into a day’s activity.
Scrambling is a way of getting back to the wilder landscape, to enjoy the freedom of rough mountain country.
website.lineone.net /~mountainclimber/Scrambling.htm   (434 words)

 Scrambling   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Scrambling is a method of ascending rocky faces and ridges.
It is often distinguished from hillwalking by defining a scramble as a route where hands must be used in the ascent.
Ropes may be necessary on harder scrambles, though sustained use of rope and belay probably counts as climbing.
www.dejavu.org /cgi-bin/get.cgi?ver=93&url=http%3A%2F%2Farticles.gourt.com%2F%3Farticle%3Dscrambling%26type%3Den   (428 words)

 Scrambling a String - Lab
Scrambling a string is a useful procedure for many reasons, including entertainment (i.e., a newspaper puzzle) or for security (to send a secret message).
An easy way to achieve this scrambling, although not a very good one for security purposes, is to swap pairs of characters in the string until a reasonable scramble is reached.
We could just scramble the original string as swaps are made, however, we want to retain both the original and the scrambled version.
www.cs.bu.edu /teaching/cpp/string/scrambling   (664 words)

 Alpine Scrambling   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Although scrambling provides the means to climb somewhat less-exposed slopes without resort to the gear and techniques required to protect more-exposed slopes and faces, many technical routes still require the efficient use of competent scrambling skills on the approach to the roped climbing pitches.
Individual scramble trips may at times (rarely), require snowshoes, crampons, or the use of mountain bikes, but again all these items can be rented for occasional use, or you may choose to ignore those events.
Scrambling and climbing in an alpine environment are not for everybody.
www.mountaineers.org /scramble/CourseSignup.htm   (958 words)

 Mountain Scrambling in snowdonia north wales
Scrambles are generally graded from 1 - 3 with some of the most famous mountains such as 'Tryfan' and 'Grib Goch' giving routes around grade 1/2.
Mountain scrambling is an active and rewarding day out if you fancy a change from the normal walking routes up a mountain.
It has many classic traditional rock climbs and has a labyrinth of scrambling routes that tackle its North west to North east Ridge, all the routes are in the grade 1/2 category, don't let this photo deceive you as the view is foreshortened.
www.snowdonia-adventures.co.uk /rockclimbing/scramble.html   (610 words)

 Understand SONET Payload Scrambling
Scrambling is designed to randomize the digital bits (pattern of 1s and 0s) carried in the Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) cells (physical layer frame).
Cell payload scrambling is optional and is defined in ITU-T I.432, section 4.5.3.
Cell payload scrambling or SONET High-level Data Link Control (HDLC) scrambling can be enabled or disabled, and on Juniper routers is enabled by default to provide better link stability.
www.juniper.net /techpubs/software/nog/nog-interfaces/html/sonet-payload-scrambling2.html   (284 words)

 Cisco - When Should Scrambling Be Enabled on ATM Virtual Circuits?
Scrambling is designed to randomize the pattern of 1s and 0s carried in ATM cells or in the physical layer frame.
Cell-payload scrambling is designed to ensure successful ATM cell delineation, which is the process of recognizing the start of each new cell.
Cell-payload scrambling is disabled by default on DS-3 interfaces and is enabled by default for E3 interfaces.
www.cisco.com /warp/public/121/atm_scrambling.html   (1376 words)

 scrambling   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Scrambling is rapidly becoming an extremely popular mountain pastime.
Scrambling on Skye is an experience that should not be missed by any enthusiastic mountaineer.
On the scrambling skills course, you will be instructed on route choice, guide books and basic rope work.
www.cirrusoutdoor.com /scrambling.html   (285 words)

 Linguist List - Reviews Available for the Book
A third object position, created by scrambling, is also proposed and it is argued that scrambling is triggered by discourse features such as topic and contrastive focus.
Instead, he argues that a subset of the relevant phenomena are related to a purely syntactic process of inversion, a kind of raising to subject, and the rest related to focus which is represented in a unique sub-component of the interpretive interface.
Discussing scrambled structure from semantic, syntactic, pragmatic and psycholinguistic views is something novel and the book is a milestone from this perspective.
www.linguistlist.org /pubs/reviews/get-review.cfm?SubID=18240   (1513 words)

 Cost Based Query Scrambling for Initial Delays   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Scrambling modifies query execution plans on-the-fly when delays are encountered during runtime.
In its original formulation, scrambling was based on simple heuristics, which although providing good performance in many cases, were also shown to be susceptible to problems resulting from bad scrambling decisions.
The results show that cost-based scrambling can effectively hide initial delays, but that in the absence of good predictions of expected delay durations, there are fundamental tradeoffs between risk aversion and effectiveness.
www.cs.umd.edu /areas/db/seminar/spring98/07-QueryScrambling.html   (258 words)

 The Mountaineers - Trip Registration - Alpine Scrambling Course - Everett
Non-Members of The Mountaineers, please note that while you may participate in the scrambling course, you are not eligible to graduate from the course and you may not participate in Club scrambles.
Enrollment in the scrambling course is on a first-apply, first-accepted basis.
Committee approval is based on each student's ability to safely participate in club scrambles as evidenced by their performance at the field trips and on the required three Mountaineer scrambles.
imis.mountaineers.org /source/aTrips/TripRegister.cfm?Event=4048   (905 words)

 scrambling - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Cryptography, art and science of preparing coded or protected communications intended to be intelligible only to the person possessing a key....
Scramble for Africa, phrase used to describe the sometimes frenzied claiming of African territory by half a dozen European countries that resulted...
British explorer Sir Henry Morton Stanley was about to set out from England to Africa on a rescue expedition when he gave this interview to the...
encarta.msn.com /scrambling.html   (153 words)

 Wireless telephone with frequency inversion scrambling - Patent 5140635
By disabling some of the scrambling circuits in the remote or both the remote and the base, both parties to the telephone call can determine that the scrambling function is operational.
The scrambled signal is bandpass filtered (217) before being modulated to a frequency in the range of 49.67-49.99 MHz by the transmitter (218).
In an alternate embodiment, the scrambling circuits in the receive paths of both the base and remote units are disabled in the scrambling demonstration mode.
www.freepatentsonline.com /5140635.html   (2869 words)

 Scrambling for Safety III   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Computer Weekly, the Foundation for Information Policy Research and Privacy International are jointly sponsoring the third Scrambling for Safety public conference to discuss the issues raised by the DTI's consultation paper Building Confidence in Electronic Commerce, which has a deadline for responses of 1 April 1999.
We especially wish to advance the agenda beyond key-escrow, to consider the implications for public policy of Walsh report solutions.
Scrambling for Safety events traditionally attract a strong attendance from the Internet user and business communities, and admission will be free of charge.
www.fipr.org /sfs3.html   (247 words)

I took a look at their guidebook called Scrambles in the Canadian Rockies and scoffed at the idea since it was rated "Easy".
Scrambling is a term used to describe a form of climbing which lies somewhere between strenous hiking and technical climbing.
As mentioned above, the book Scrambles in the Canadian Rockies by Alan Kane happens to be the "bible" which all the scramblers use.
www.takabe.ca /vertical/scrambling   (335 words)

 SGS Gorge Scrambling List
Gorge scrambles are rated I to VI, where I is the easiest, essentially a rock hop, and VI is an expedition gorge (special insurance restrictions apply to these).
Scramble II Some rock scrambling required, several ups and overs, some rock slabs encountered, brush and loose rock to work through, maybe one or two days.
Scramble IV Many strenuous ups and overs to complete, rock slabs, loose talus and moderate brush to overcome, several stream crossings may be required, pools lying between perpendicular rock faces to be traversed, ferrying of supplies and equipment required.
www.climber.org /wsc/SGSlist.html   (2204 words)

A grade 1 scramble covers only short and easy bursts of steep ground where as a grade 3 starts to tend towards an easy rock climb necessitating the use of a rope and good route finding skills.
Quality scrambles are also found on the prominent peaks like Puig Campana or the Ponoch.
Breathtaking views abound of the sea and surrounding country as you ascend the solid limestone rock.
www.compasswest.co.uk /scrambling-courses.htm   (292 words)

 The Everett Mountaineers | Alpine Scrambling
Alpine scrambling is non-technical climbing involving off-trail travel, often over rock, snow, or brush, to mountain summits.
Scrambling is sometimes characterized as filling the niche between hiking and climbing.
Everett Mountaineers scramble trip participants must be graduates of the Alpine Scrambling Course or basic climbing course, offered by any branch of The Mountaineers.
www.everettmountaineers.org /scrambling/scramble.html   (128 words)

 Rock scrambling Lochaber
Scrambling on broken and rocky ground with simple climbing skills and a good head for heights lets us explore the more dramatic faces of the hills.
Scrambling will test your skills of movement on rock, placing your feet, finding handholds and using your balance to climb fluidly and confidently.
When scrambling it is possible to climb more continuously than when pitched climbing, giving a great sense of freedom and making it a good option on colder, wetter days!
www.lochaber.com /climbing/rockscrambling.htm   (613 words)

Scrambling is possibly one of the most rewarding pastimes in the mountains, allowing you to move freely through some of the most impressive terrain the UK has to offer.
The course cover the many skills you will need to venture into mountains on your own, from navigation to and from the route, route finding whilst scrambling, assessing the risk on the move, as well as basic rope work that you may require to get yourself out of a tricky situation.
Scrambling like climbing can be done with ropes or without.
web.mac.com /mark.reeves/iWeb/Markreevesinstruction1/Scrambling.html   (149 words)

 DmDX help, Scrambling
The scramble block size parameter and other scramble parameters are entered on the first line of the item file (the parameter line), along with the other DMASTR parameters.
It is important to note that the scramble programs do not respect any of the internal conventions of an ITM file, except for the parameters on the first line and the item delimiter (;).
Once a backslash is encountered, all the preceding material is scrambled and output, and then the material after the initial backslash is treated as a new input.
psy1.psych.arizona.edu /~jforster/dmdx/help/dmdxhscrambling.htm   (838 words)

 The Everett Mountaineers | Alpine Scrambling
Scrambles are typically strenuous, and usually involve off-trail travel over rock, snow, or brush.
While you may participate in the scrambling course, you are not eligible to graduate from the course and you may not participate in scrambles offered by the club.
Committee approval is based on an evaluation of each student's ability to safely participate in club scrambles as evidenced by their performance at the field trips and on the required three Mountaineers scrambles.
www.everettmountaineers.org /scrambling/scramble_courses.cfm   (1830 words)

 Scrambling News Public Records   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Scrambling News is not a licensed private investigator, and does not engage in any activities for which a license is required.
Scrambling News will not sell information to individuals it knows to be under the age of 18 nor will Scrambling News divulge information on individuals who it knows to be under the age of 18.
Information purchased from Scrambling News may not be used for purposes of deciding whether to hire an individual for employment or for determining an individual's eligibility to receive insurance.
www.scramblingnews.com /publicrc.htm   (983 words)

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