Winter Climbing forum

Snow/Ice routes & conditions
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From Scottish gullies to Rjukan ice falls, this is the forum to discuss everything involved with winter climbing. Conditions, what's in and what's not, avalanche risk, recommended routes plus accounts of your exploits.
For a list of all the routes climbed in the last few days have a look at our UK Winter Conditions Page.
30% OFF end of season lightweight tents-207
BMC Club Autumn Lectures and Masterclass series-850
Axis Winter Bouldering Series at Climb Newcastle-82
Challenge Event in the Canadian Rockies!-18
Andy Cave Lecture - RGS, London-163
Winter guiding/instruction at grades III-V Recommend me a guide11634
Winter trip to Garvarnie16608
Is Kinder Upfall in yet?2441
Red Bull White Cliffs competition1467
Rjukan Dec. 13-19 Looking for 2 more people to share costs4213
Fire Service Winter Skills Glenmore Lodge 20151365
Ingrids Folly3279
North east winter climbing partners 7403
Rjukan - catered accomodation ?-96
SAR Helicopter Service contract: implementation phase777,936
kinder downfall141,697
Dry tooling - Norway3210
Dressing for Scottish winter533,097
Ben Nevis in November - looking for co climber(s)121,260
First winter's that time of year.122,139
The day I didn't solo S.C. Gully272,697
Climb Inn - Rjukan131,320
Climbing Snowdon5768
Winter base layer kegs 22779
Garmisch Ice climbing2254
pre winter mountain leader assessment partners 3319
Does the Petzl quark trig rest fit the old style quark ?????4302
Which rope for Scottish winter ridges1401
winter rack171,354
Winterclimbing in Scotland: where to start?131,717
Screwing in Scotland & Wales?201,861
Singing Rock Ice axes1279
Winter blogs/sites to watch1300
Today was the first day....111,803
Figfour Training Tips9769
Recommend me a winter climbing course23893
Ice climbing around Pitztal, Austria5248
ice climbing topo's Aosta valley2204
Cogne Italy 7456
Rarest UK winter routes653,534
Down Jacket11914
Winter training291,600
Winter ML tips?311,592
Oppdall and Sundall3155
Beginner Courses/Excursions2239
Snow in north Wales 91,123
Which Ice axe231,117
Central Europe Equivalent to Rjukan?251,324
Ice climbing in Peru5625
First snows in the hills212,243
Snow Factor Conditions3689
New Axes - Cobras or Nomics?341,570
Scottish ice mentors? Mid-Feb til spring 2015151,532
Walking axe2306
It's too bloody hot ...222,069
Scottish winter without a car ?9804
Newbie question about protecting snow gullies...231,622
Eastern Traverse - Tower Ridge4817
Ice Axe, Stob Coire nan Lochan31,297
No 4 Gully - Ben Nevis-733
UKC/UKH Winter Conditions Report - Ben Nevis 17th April 2014152,810
What happened to torquing?71,148
Distress flares191,638
Any easy routes left inthe Fort William Area3498
Was Point Five climbed this year?213,569

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