/ Ben Nevis Winter Climbing Conditions
I know a lot can change in two weeks but I need to gamble on booking flight quite soon!
Things were certainly melting yesterday, as my climbing partner put it 'we even did some canyoning on that route'.
We did cascade and there were lots of other folk out who all got up icy stuff.
The ice remaining was good in places, mushy in others and crumbling or hollow else where with plenty of water flowing.
hope that helps
Almighty gamble youíre taking if itís winter sport youíre after
The long term weather forecasts (if they can be trusted) are not very encouraging at all.
Yep, we can get a cold snap, but itíll have to be a good one as thereís basically nothing left to build up on
I was in Glencoe, 8th 9th and 10th, it felt more like the end of April :-(
Eh? It was 8 degrees today. Hardly the tropics.
I wouldn't bother mate. Even I've given up on winter for this year.
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