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Topic - NEW ARTICLE: Moving in the Mountains in Winter

UKC Articles - on 17 Mar 2011
Jon Griffith in his Spantiks and super-light skis after skiing the Valley Blanche, 4 kbJack Geldard takes a look at the different options climbers have for moving through the mountains in winter.

Ever wondered whether to take ski boots or climbing boots, skis or snowshoes? This article takes you through the different options and their pros and cons.

With guest input from Jon Griffith - master skier:

"Many people say that skiing in climbing boots is impossible, but it's not... Climbing boots are much better for climbing in, are warmer and you look cool skiing in Spantiks!"

Read more at http://www.ukclimbing.com/articles/page.php?id=3568

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