/ Good route this weekend?
Me and some mates are heading up to scotland this weekend, given the rather dubious forecast and interesting avalanche conditions and the thaw - great timing we know.
Does anyone have suggestions for a good route or two up to grade 3 or an easy 4, we dont mind ice or mixed but given the forecast i think mixed is more likely and safer.
Or alternatively a good mountaineering day out.
We were planning on heading to aviemore but are pretty flexible, so where would you be going this weekend?
p.s - we are looking for ideas not a berrating off the UKC massif!
Having been in Sneachda today which is still very wintery and holding on to cold air, id recommend heading West until things settle down. Lots of big loaded looking slopes, big fragile cornices, deep buried facets still being found on certain aspects, a very big avalanche track coming out of Jacobs Ladder area (it had a fresh dusting of snow on it, possibly released last night)............. hope im painting a picture. Fiacaill ridge was nice, busy but safe.
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