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.

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 snow18893
UKC Cuillin conditions 15 January.6981
Conditions: Skye and Cullin4337
Major Snow Storm on the way91,481
ice climbing New Zealand9509
UKC/UKH Winter Conditions Report - Ben Nevis 16th January 201451,795
Pyrenean ice conditions3234
North Wales snow...anywhere?-300
First attempt at a gully - Which one?141,267
Rjukan Feb/Mar 2014-196
hell's lum conditions3728
Why is UKC not keeping us up to date with Winter Climbing News142,624
Alpine Shield helmet for recycle2248
Lochnagar snow cover and condition3495
Bunkhouse in aviemore271,889
Today was crap.81,343
SCnL Today (Sunday 19th)61,002
Helvellyn conditions262,091
Gressoney - Aosta conditions info2250
Northern Corries today...71,886
La Grave conditions6436
gully technique613,987
Kandersteg Conditions today3405
help Me Compare Boots Please.7572
Climbing around Bisanne/Les Saisies-47
UKC Conditions report - Cairngorms 17th January 5855
Mackenzies Highland Inn, Aviemore: anyone stayed there?5563
Approach to Creagn Coire Cha-no help pleas8811
Very cold winter to come,182,524
Directions to Creagan Coire Cha-no??3262
Sneachda today (Thursday)141,880
Les Deux Alpes - Climbing-165
Helios the Greek God of the Sun reduces solar activity due to-270
Ben Nevis route recommendations 3595
Wanted : Polar Vortex (size small or medium)12792
Torridon conditions?2383
Ben Nevis this week?171,917
Ben Lomond Conditions?4515
WinterClimbingPartner Feb 7-10th - Lochaber, Fort William area.4357
Scotland partner this weekend. -214
Cogne today3483
Getting by without an adze191,056
Creag an Dubh Loch161,606
Ben wyvis3415
BBC Four now - One Wild Winter:surviving avalanches6644
Hail or Graupel?9597
Montane mitt lost in Sneachda. Sunday 12th Jan3295
Lurchers Today (Tuesday)1416
conditions ben wyvis, ben dearg4390
SCnL Mixed Conditions?202,326
Aviemore without a car?3433
ice climbing now..?101,386

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