/ NEW ARTICLE: A Winter Cuillin Traverse

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UKC Articles - on 27 Feb 2014
An amazing ridge..., 5 kbAlastair Begley describes one of the most sought-after routes in the Scottish winter mountains, a traverse of the Cuillin Ridge in perfect nick. This was pulled off in last year's amazing late season. There haven't been many weather windows like that this year, but here's hoping...

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JohnnyW - on 27 Feb 2014
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Sounds fantastic, but having done it in summer conditions this year, I don't think I could maintain the concentration for so long, let alone have the stamina with a pack. I love the use of the word 'interesting'....I have been in so many such situations myself, and whilst it is relative to the climber, we all know what you mean.

Well done.

Frogger - on 27 Feb 2014
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Great achievement - well done!



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Nice one - sounds like a great trip in superb conditions,


Chris
victorclimber - on 27 Feb 2014
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we were on it in summer a few years ago and it was touching 80 degrees ,a far cry from a winter ascent ,what a great route it is ...
martinph78 on 27 Feb 2014
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On my "dream" tick-list.

One day, it will be mine!

:P

coldfell - on 27 Feb 2014
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Just inspiring..
franksnb - on 28 Feb 2014
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Brilliant!
Sean Kelly - on 03 Mar 2014
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Excellent detailed article & photos. You were soooo... lucky with the weather & conditions, a once in a lifetime event. Well done.
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Darren Jackson - on 05 Mar 2014
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Great stuff. Nice report.

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