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.

Mam Tor gully's in . 3573
Beinn Dearg - Coire Ghranda6638
Cogne Saturday.4334
Glen Clova conditions4558
West Coast, CIC Hut Week.1429
SCNL Today (Tues 28)91,399
UKC/UKH Winter Conditions Report - Ben Nevis 30th January 2014-611
Best crampons for grade IV/V??4446
West facing slopes this weekend for Lakes10714
Winter climbing with no sack191,604
Todays adventure...-401
South facing gullies in the Cairngorms?3453
Which guidebook for Ben Nevis4414
Technical crampon best fit on Nepal extreme evo's1230
E/SE facing - Stag Rocks/Corrie Fee/Winter Corrie conditions-286
Glencoe today (Weds)2543
Ice axes - what's your favourite technical axe?512,749
Anyone been up the Ben ? CIC crag conditions91,763
Some Cuillin questions171,388
Anyone have any info on North West conditions?-236
Lake District Conditions1503
Manual Petzl Icescrew sharpener27985
Haglof p2 verde pants vs marmot spire vs mens motion1210
Vignemale Info, Haute Pyrenees-104
Golden Oldie etc121,115
Should I just take up knitting?372,525
Iceland ice climbing , advice and practicals14839
Gardyloo Gully111,265
ice climbing insurance for Cogne8248
Euro ice anywhere?201,038
Petzl Quark (new) set up. Where should the trigger be?3353
Does your clothing match your grade?444,807
SAIS Toridon2418
Glenmore Lodge To Issue Avalanche Kit To Course Participants?202,332
Campervan Cairngorm171,277
Glenmore Lodge - Winter Skills weekend-332
good grade 4 and 5s from the CIC hut8970
Lochnagar conditions 25th Jan...4605
Winter two dayer - suggestions?6641
Carneddau Report - winter starts ?1367
UKC/UKH Winter Conditions Report - Ben Nevis 23rd December 201361,078
Cogne Ice Conditions7878
2010 Quark Picks6469
Wanterd - Room Aviemore1219
newbie question crampons for easy-peasy adventure1188
Ice climbing World Cup3223
Good low-grade climbs in Glen Coe?61,146
used Ice Climbing Guide for sale - Bargain!5523
Snow Build Up - how does it compare?3468
Scottish winter emergency kit914,081
Today was NOT crap (but is WAS bloody wild!!!)1836
Visors on helmets............261,647
Soloing near the Mess of Pottage on Thursday 16th?41,456
Glencoe Tuesday 21st Jan4751
Mountain warehouse salopettes5388
Above or below freezing to snow18891
UKC Cuillin conditions 15 January.6980
Conditions: Skye and Cullin4337
Major Snow Storm on the way91,481

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