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.

TopicsRepliesViews
Yikes!72,157
Pretty cool walkaway-444
Winter conditions - Mon/Tues?41,038
Glencoe overview from today4927
Cairngorm Train - climbers allowed on it?81,412
La Grave & nearby ice?!2291
Massive Avalanche Coire na Tulaich304,507
Loose flake on Scabbard Chimney, Coire nan Lochan-390
Ben Nevis Summit Shelter72,063
How to pass your WML121,616
Group on Golden Oldy, Aonach Mor 2nd March?7724
photo of team of 2 on Aladdins couloir 2nd March-336
curved ridge next week?1354
Jammed rope & carabiner - Douglas boulder east gully2970
should i stay or should i go? 111,821
a quick gully tonight or tomorrow morning6755
UKC Conditions report SKye 26th Feb141,742
dorsel arrete422,255
Is next week going to be "The Week" for this winter...?102,173
Rescued on a nice day152,373
conditions of howgills5425
UKC Winter conditions report Lake District 21st Feb474,828
Lurchers 4th March7831
Beinn an Dothaidh - Conditions? 81,100
GoPro Video-374
scottish winter climbing summed up332,754
Ice pillar snaps with climber on it (unbelievable footage)3855
Scottish Winter Routes website 1651
Aonach Mor West Face Conditions - 28 Feb161,442
Phantom 6000 problem5464
Has The Weep Formed in Glencoe?41,087
Creagan Coire Cha-no topo3350
Lochnagar - 3rd March1454
Central Gully, Great End9881
Pics of Poachers climbers on 26th March1574
Beinn Dearg area today4722
UKC/UKH Winter Conditions Report - Ben Nevis 27th February 2014132,094
Lurcher's Crag Conditions - 2nd Mar3734
Lurchers and Hells Lum1429
Point 5...274,791
Great End2582
Aonach Eagach Ridge91,300
Ledge Route and Carn Mor Dearg Arete - 1st Mar3790
UKC Conditions report - Northern Cairngorms 21st Feb143,190
dumby tooling3428
Trinity face Snowdon2498
Ueli Steck In Scotland132,479
Arrochar Alps Conditions151,470
Ben Nevis via Tower Ridge Trip Report132,272
Live temperature data from Cwm Idwal8792
Avalanche Hazard Research251,363
East ridge on Beinn a Chaorainn tommorow? 6564
What to do on the Ben (or nearby) this weekend?241,476
rjukan today-180
Antealach conditions1228
Kandersteg ice conditions today-154
Lake District Brown Cove Crags Yesterday654,418
Anyone been touring in the lakes last few days??1328
Ice climbing conditions in Chamonix10948
Lochnagar today1591

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