Winter Climbing forum


Snow/Ice routes & conditions
View latest messages in all forums
You must Register as a New User before starting a new thread in this forum.
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.
TopicsRepliesViews
LANCASTER & RHEGED- Reel Rock Film Tour This Week191
BMC Climbing Injury Symposium-161
Arc'teryx Harness Sale at outside.co.uk-2
Outdoor Adventure Jobs in the USA-70
Seasonal Climbing Wall Instructor -704
Winter trip to Garvarnie18655
renting for winter or long term1141
Winter in the Ecrins/Queyras-96
CIC Hut-333
Winter guiding/instruction at grades III-V Recommend me a guide151,008
Is Kinder Upfall in yet?2508
Red Bull White Cliffs competition1497
Rjukan Dec. 13-19 Looking for 2 more people to share costs4226
Fire Service Winter Skills Glenmore Lodge 20151376
Ingrids Folly3288
North east winter climbing partners 7418
Rjukan - catered accomodation ?-106
SAR Helicopter Service contract: implementation phase777,947
kinder downfall141,712
Dry tooling - Norway3219
Dressing for Scottish winter533,120
Ben Nevis in November - looking for co climber(s)121,277
First winter forecast......it's that time of year.122,146
The day I didn't solo S.C. Gully272,710
Climb Inn - Rjukan131,325
Climbing Snowdon5778
Winter base layer kegs 22784
Garmisch Ice climbing2260
pre winter mountain leader assessment partners 3322
Does the Petzl quark trig rest fit the old style quark ?????4306
Which rope for Scottish winter ridges1403
winter rack171,357
Winterclimbing in Scotland: where to start?131,726
Screwing in Scotland & Wales?201,866
Singing Rock Ice axes1281
Winter blogs/sites to watch1306
Today was the first day....111,811
Figfour Training Tips9771
Recommend me a winter climbing course23898
Ice climbing around Pitztal, Austria5249
ice climbing topo's Aosta valley2207
Cogne Italy 7457
Rarest UK winter routes653,537
Down Jacket11916
Winter training291,607
Winter ML tips?311,593
Oppdall and Sundall3156
Beginner Courses/Excursions2241
Snow in north Wales 91,125
Which Ice axe231,121
Central Europe Equivalent to Rjukan?251,325
Ice climbing in Peru5626
First snows in the hills212,246
Snow Factor Conditions3692
New Axes - Cobras or Nomics?341,575
Scottish ice mentors? Mid-Feb til spring 2015151,532
Walking axe2306
It's too bloody hot ...222,070
Scottish winter without a car ?9806
Newbie question about protecting snow gullies...231,625
Eastern Traverse - Tower Ridge4819
Ice Axe, Stob Coire nan Lochan31,301
No 4 Gully - Ben Nevis-735
UKC/UKH Winter Conditions Report - Ben Nevis 17th April 2014152,813
What happened to torquing?71,149

Elsewhere on the site

24 Oct 2014

thumb This streamlined, midweight thermal layer has an incredibly speedy moisture wicking ability and dries ultra fast if it gets... Read more

24 Oct 2014

thumb More than 20 years after first setting eyes on the peak and noting it as a potential objective, Mick Fowler, with Paul Ramsden,... Read more

23 Oct 2014

thumb Climbing as a discipline offers plentiful metaphors for tackling life's obstacles - bravery, courage, climbing to... Read more

24 Oct 2014

thumb The B.D.V. — short for Black Diamond Vertical — jacket and pants are Black Diamond’s most versatile climbing... Read more

24 Oct 2014

thumb October 21, 2014 – Textile Exchange, a global nonprofit dedicated to sustainability in the apparel and textile industry,... Read more