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.
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ROCfest 2015-34510-Sep-14
Will Gadd Climbing Masterclasses23,55424-Jun-14
Expedition Hot Rock Trip 2 announced!-2,09608-Jul-14
The BOARDROOM's 1st Birthday Party!!!-19713:29 Wed
10 Facts That Make Awesome Walls Awesome!-1,36728-Aug-14
Recommend me a winter climbing course1737522:11 Sun
Figfour Training Tips228313:01 Sun
Today was the first day....71,00522:22 Thu
Winterclimbing in Scotland: where to start?91,06816:32 Thu
Ice climbing around Pitztal, Austria518320:42 Wed
First winter's that time of year.81,02315-Sep-14
ice climbing topo's Aosta valley212415-Sep-14
Cogne Italy 735915-Sep-14
Rarest UK winter routes653,35613-Sep-14
Down Jacket1178613-Sep-14
Screwing in Scotland & Wales?1584611-Sep-14
SAR Helicopter Service contract: implementation phase666,95509-Sep-14
Winter training291,47208-Sep-14
Winter ML tips?311,49808-Sep-14
Oppdall and Sundall311507-Sep-14
Beginner Courses/Excursions220905-Sep-14
Snow in north Wales 91,02504-Sep-14
Which Ice axe231,00804-Sep-14
Central Europe Equivalent to Rjukan?251,25226-Aug-14
Ice climbing in Peru558921-Aug-14
First snows in the hills212,18019-Aug-14
Snow Factor Conditions365319-Aug-14
New Axes - Cobras or Nomics?341,49415-Aug-14
Scottish ice mentors? Mid-Feb til spring 2015151,48414-Aug-14
Walking axe227531-Jul-14
It's too bloody hot ...222,03531-Jul-14
Scottish winter without a car ?975429-Jul-14
Newbie question about protecting snow gullies...231,55510-Jul-14
Eastern Traverse - Tower Ridge477802-Jul-14
Ice Axe, Stob Coire nan Lochan31,25219-Jun-14
No 4 Gully - Ben Nevis-69030-May-14
UKC/UKH Winter Conditions Report - Ben Nevis 17th April 2014152,78429-May-14
What happened to torquing?71,11525-May-14
Distress flares191,59525-May-14
Any easy routes left inthe Fort William Area347121-May-14
Was Point Five climbed this year?213,51621-May-14
Bolted belay station - Cautley Spout !!!252,50714-May-14
CMD Arete, Ben Nevis91,18807-May-14
New Zealand winter climbing blog?967007-May-14
Sharing Pull Up Bar Winter Climbing and Dry Tool Training Aids155106-May-14
Torridon - snow?147802-May-14
Ben Nevis Easter Weekend Conditions-39501-May-14
Ledge Route, 22nd April - not much snow after all!111,42530-Apr-14
Cramp in second hand Scarpa Manta boots551430-Apr-14
Behaviours towards avalanche potential468830-Apr-14
Iceland Video291,39329-Apr-14
Military Winter Mountain Foundation Course - Cairngorms253327-Apr-14
Winter 2014 Video667427-Apr-14
SAIS photographs season 2013/14-33424-Apr-14
Where is that image?479423-Apr-14
Ledge-CMD(or No4) VS Scheachda next Tues/Wed ???973921-Apr-14
Walking conditions Kintail 5 Sisters339121-Apr-14
Anyone been up Tower Ridge last couple days?51,39421-Apr-14
The Ben Yesterday-78019-Apr-14
New Video - A Winter in the Mountains121,12718-Apr-14
Snowholing for Dummies?771717-Apr-14
Tower Ridge-39417-Apr-14
Ben Nevis, Ledge Route and CMD today (Monday). With photos!81,30615-Apr-14
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