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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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TopicsPosted byReplies
Beinn Dearg area todayThe Watch of...4
UKC/UKH Winter Conditions Report - Ben Nevis 27th February 2014Mike Pescod13
Lurcher's Crag Conditions - 2nd Maralastairbegley3
Lurchers and Hells LumEuge1
Point 5...AlH27
Great Endiamaclimber2
Aonach Eagach RidgeRob10129
Ledge Route and Carn Mor Dearg Arete - 1st Maralastairbegley3
UKC Conditions report - Northern Cairngorms 21st Febian stewart14
dumby tooling6b-east3
Trinity face SnowdonThe Patriot2
Ueli Steck In Scotlandmarzi13
Arrochar Alps ConditionsSTWright15
Ben Nevis via Tower Ridge Trip Reportthrillseekerz13
Live temperature data from Cwm IdwalOnly a hill8
Avalanche Hazard Researchwi1125
East ridge on Beinn a Chaorainn tommorow? wspinacz326
What to do on the Ben (or nearby) this weekend?Tyler24
rjukan todaycraggyjohn-
Antealach conditionsuclanclimber1
Kandersteg ice conditions todayAdrian Nelhams-
Lake District Brown Cove Crags YesterdayJordangask65
Anyone been touring in the lakes last few days??peas651
Ice climbing conditions in ChamonixDave Searle10
Lochnagar todayPaulN1
Whats in condition for the weekend??Red Rover1
Pike O Stickle?Red Rover1
torridon conditionsalasdair198
Stob Coire nan Lochan Conditions 27 Febalastairbegley-
Sabotørfossen videoplanetmarshall11
How Much Snow in Scotland at Munro Level?CurlyStevo24
looking for partners second half of March in Scotlandhkstu-
North Ridge Stob Ban (Glen Nevis) - AKA Avalanche View Ridge!peebles boy11
Cogne Ice conditions past few daysAdrian Nelhams1
An Teallach conditions?tsarted8
Anybody lately in Ecrinsadrspach8
Where to Ice Climbing in April?Murilo Lessa4
central grooves. Did anyone get photos?Willismorris20
UKC Conditions report, Skye 10th Feb.Mike Lates14
Winter trousersnealwag12
Avalanche debris in LochnagarHay3
Routes from Innchnadamph.tcb2
loch avon basin,hell's lum etctsarted1
Stob Coire Nam BeithCol Kingshott6
Cairngorm ski road open??SteveHolmes2
Rjukan Conditionsrunning_blind3
Has modern access to weather etc affected your climbing?pamph34
Today at Krokancraggyjohn1
Black Diamond crampon failureEuge2
Golden Oldy Sun 16th Febkeith hal-
Pole arrestTrangia28
Easy Snowy Snowdonia Adventure Reccommendations for SatDan Arkle1
Winter Grade I North WalesDribble223-
SAIS snow profiles - do you use?peebles boy4
Northern corriesrodw5
Lochnagar conditionsTheHurting9
winter bivvy in the lakeswindjammer3
Rjukan Conditions and BlogCliff Lowther43
Red Tarn this Sundayluke30126
Glencoe conditions advice tennantbell8

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