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simon3
2014-01-11 11:51:53
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Context of comment:Geo, thanks for your kind comments re new and expanded lists. There's two issues here, new software and new summits which came together this Jan by accident. Lets take, one, software. Software, particularly that with the "slippy maps" (technically, using lots of javascript) is hard to describe in advance so we have released this version of the new listing with the intention of taking suggestions about the final details.

You made the point about one such final detail, a summary of what was climbed at the end. Personally I didn't find myself using this much, preferring the Summiteers listing. I think good design is partly about simplification so I left it out. However if people want this feature, say so and I will put it back. If you have other suggestions, make them.

I observed someone using the V2 List software, without commenting myself, always a fraught moment. They didn't select summits they way I had expected. The rest of the V2 interface has now led to an expectation that when you click on anything in a map (as opposed to 'hover') then something would happen. So I changed it after initial release so that if you click on a mountain area you can select the summits round about for listing. Following through on this, I am planning to respond to a click on a summit triangle on the map.
Message:Send in suggestions and bug fixes. There's a known bug in the Best Rated 100 list.
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Summit Comment
Corraun Hill: Views! what views?
Harry Goodman 3 hours ago.
Climbed this hill on Wed. 12 Oct 2011. Our intention was to start from Belfarsad Bridge but the blanket of thick mist covering the Plateau made me opt for the simpler climb from Burnanioo Bridge s...

  
Summit Summary
Corraun Hill: Western summit on plateau above big corrie lakes.
Collaborative entry Last edit by: simon3, Harry Goodman 3 hours ago.
(1) Bunannio Bridge Route: Start around L737 943. Take the well made track E up to a T junction L751 948, turn left and follow track to its end L749 950. Go NW up the hillside for some 1.2k over s...

  
Track
molls gap loop walk
strangeweaver 22 hours ago.
From the car park at molls gap follow the narrow country lane down to the pass between to stumpa duloigh and Knocklome... walk, Len: 17.6km, Climb: 985m, Area: Dunkerron Mountains (Ireland) Knocklome

Summit Comment
Kilfarrasy Hill: What Lies Beneath is better than What Lies Up Top
Pepe a day ago.
You can drive over this. A very minor public road connects Kilfarassy with the R675 northeast of Annestown. This road crests the exact top of Kilfarassy Hill. A much better way of doing it is to p...

  
Track
Simple ascent of Minaun.
simon3 a day ago.
An easy way up starting from the carpark. walk, Len: 3.6km, Climb: 121m, Area: Minaun, Achill/Corraun (Ireland) Minaun

  
Summit Comment
Westtown Hill: The Folks Who Live on the Hill
Pepe a day ago.
Curiosity made me investigate Westown Hill, having blissfully passed within a hundred metres of its ‘summit’ many a time on walks, drives and cycles. The top lies up a tarmac road leading west off...

Track
Puglia: Circuit south of Otranto
Onzy 2 days ago.
walk, Len: 11.1km, Climb: 215m, Area: Italy, Apulia ()

  
Forum: General
Reviewers wanted.
simon3 2 days ago.
Interested in reviewing either of two new books?Mourne and Cooley Mountains is by Adrian HendroffThe Comeragh, Galtee, Knockmealdown and Slieve Bloom is from John G. O’Dwyer. Let us know at admin@...

  
Summit Summary
Slievenashaska South Top: Fine ridge peak amongst wild land and lakes.
Collaborative entry Last edit by: simon3 5 days ago.
This is normally done in conjunction with Coomcathcun, but may also be completed in isolation. Take the road to the NW of Sneem (following the Sneem River), turning left at point V672 698 and foll...

Track
Puglia: Trajan Way to Ostuni
Onzy 2 days ago.
walk, Len: 10.9km, Climb: 264m, Area: Italy, Apulia ()

  
Summit Summary
Buckoogh: Somewhat separated peak, great sea views, boggy top.
Collaborative entry Last edit by: simon3 5 days ago.
Currently the easiest route is from the SE. Park at the gate at G015 002 and follow the line of an old wall beside the forest up the hill. The route from the east starts by parking at G014 015 at ...

  
Forum: General
Morocco
spiider28 a week ago.
Thanks for the detailed advice @kernowclimber, really appreciate it


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