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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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Free postage for any orders with Kouba Climbing 16611:21 Mon
Summer Clearance at Crag X-1,01219-Aug-14
Brit Rock World Premiere 2nd Oct, Rheged-19210:16 Thu
Will Gadd Climbing Masterclasses23,04424-Jun-14
Awesome Walls, Reviews-1,48405-Aug-14
Which Ice axe723001:13 Tue
Central Europe Equivalent to Rjukan?251,18826-Aug-14
Ice climbing in Peru554121-Aug-14
First snows in the hills212,09019-Aug-14
Snow Factor Conditions361619-Aug-14
SAR Helicopter Service contract: implementation phase626,50818-Aug-14
New Axes - Cobras or Nomics?341,41215-Aug-14
Scottish ice mentors? Mid-Feb til spring 2015151,42314-Aug-14
Walking axe225131-Jul-14
It's too bloody hot ...222,00531-Jul-14
Scottish winter without a car ?971029-Jul-14
Newbie question about protecting snow gullies...231,50910-Jul-14
Eastern Traverse - Tower Ridge473702-Jul-14
Ice Axe, Stob Coire nan Lochan31,21419-Jun-14
No 4 Gully - Ben Nevis-64830-May-14
UKC/UKH Winter Conditions Report - Ben Nevis 17th April 2014152,75629-May-14
What happened to torquing?71,06825-May-14
Distress flares191,54325-May-14
Any easy routes left inthe Fort William Area344621-May-14
Was Point Five climbed this year?213,46921-May-14
Bolted belay station - Cautley Spout !!!252,46914-May-14
CMD Arete, Ben Nevis91,15807-May-14
New Zealand winter climbing blog?964507-May-14
Sharing Pull Up Bar Winter Climbing and Dry Tool Training Aids151306-May-14
Torridon - snow?145602-May-14
Ben Nevis Easter Weekend Conditions-37801-May-14
Ledge Route, 22nd April - not much snow after all!111,40230-Apr-14
Cramp in second hand Scarpa Manta boots549330-Apr-14
Behaviours towards avalanche potential465930-Apr-14
Iceland Video291,35829-Apr-14
Military Winter Mountain Foundation Course - Cairngorms250227-Apr-14
Winter 2014 Video665527-Apr-14
SAIS photographs season 2013/14-31424-Apr-14
Where is that image?477423-Apr-14
Ledge-CMD(or No4) VS Scheachda next Tues/Wed ???971321-Apr-14
Walking conditions Kintail 5 Sisters336721-Apr-14
Anyone been up Tower Ridge last couple days?51,37121-Apr-14
The Ben Yesterday-75819-Apr-14
New Video - A Winter in the Mountains121,10918-Apr-14
Snowholing for Dummies?768917-Apr-14
Tower Ridge-37617-Apr-14
Ben Nevis, Ledge Route and CMD today (Monday). With photos!81,28415-Apr-14
Why the lack of practical double boots?642,31514-Apr-14
Ben Nevis CMD Arete563414-Apr-14
Cairngorms or Fort William?131,53014-Apr-14
Lochnagar Gullies201,38013-Apr-14
UKC/UKH Winter Conditions Report - Ben Nevis 11th April 201441,14712-Apr-14
SAIS website feedback660312-Apr-14
Helvelyn conditions246511-Apr-14
Curved Ridge conditions?465110-Apr-14
Glencoe overview from today (Thursday)-45010-Apr-14
Numbers 4+5 on the Ben conditions?484410-Apr-14
Snowdonia at the moment91,06210-Apr-14
Ben Nevis this weekend262809-Apr-14
Ring of Steall?595909-Apr-14
Ben Partners mid week252709-Apr-14
Northern Cairngorms conditions592308-Apr-14
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