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East Wall Gully I/II

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[how much snow 2, 2 kb]200m, 2 pitches. Follows the edge of Idwal Slabs to base of Suicide wall. Mixed climbing to the base of Seniors Ridge in the Nameless Cwm.

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This climb is in 79 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/13

Hidden - Lead - 05/Apr/13

Hidden - Solo - 02/Apr/13

tiga271 - Solo - 31/Mar/13

tom bre - Solo O/S - 30/Mar/13 with Paul Deane

PeteWilson - Solo O/S - 14/Mar/13 with Alec Roberts, Matt Wilson

Hillson - Solo - 14/Mar/13 with Alec Roberts, Pete Wilson

mikelaing - Solo - Mar/13 with Paul Kelsall

Hidden - Solo - 24/Feb/13

Hidden - 26/Jan/13

cas smerdon - Solo - 19/Jan/13 with Mark S

Hidden - Solo - 04/Feb/12

monsteratt - Solo - 02/Feb/12 with Jim

Hidden - Solo O/S - 01/Feb/12

Decent
Chris Hind - Feb/12

ash longreach - Feb/12 with Chris Hind, jim

Hidden - Solo - 08/Jan/12

Hidden - 10/Dec/11

iang74 - 10/Dec/11 with Lee Halley

Iain Thow - Solo - 13/Mar/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 09/Jan/11

En route to Cniefion - mixed in the middle so a bit harder than usual
Tom Hutton - Solo - 09/Jan/11 with Summerblue

Hidden - Solo - 08/Jan/11

Hidden - Lead - 08/Jan/11

Hidden - Solo - 07/Jan/11

Mike Peacock - Solo - 06/Jan/11 with Gareth Harvey

just to jazz up cneifion approch, bit wet, I/II when including the lower scrambles.
wolf.leeb - Solo rpt - 04/Jan/11

Wyn Bach - Solo - 03/Jan/11 with Ched

Hidden - Solo O/S - 03/Jan/11

nice easy start to 2011, nice confidence boost after 4 year absence,
k2blow - Solo - 03/Jan/11

Hidden - 2011

fun, following the steps left by previous party made it quicker.
al123 - Solo O/S - 30/Dec/10

TomWebber - Solo - 28/Dec/10

Bit wet.
JamieGreig - Solo O/S - 28/Dec/10 with Fat Matt, Tom Dudley, Tom Webber

partz - Solo O/S - 28/Dec/10 with Tom Webber, Tom Dudley, Jamie Greig

tdudley - Solo O/S - 28/Dec/10 with Jamie Greig

deep snow, frozen turf toward top. good fun
spidey - Solo O/S - 19/Dec/10

Hidden - Solo - 10/Dec/10

wolf.leeb - Solo - 09/Dec/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 05/Dec/10

Hidden - Solo - 30/Nov/10

He he my first solo winter climb. dead easy but fun and quite tiring after two days of other climbing and wildcamping neither here nor there weather wise, snow, ice and plenty of turf - yum! One ice axe fine
turnham01 - Solo O/S - 29/Nov/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Apr/10

Tom Hutton - Solo - 07/Mar/10 with Summerblue

Hidden - Solo - 06/Mar/10

philboy - Solo - 06/Mar/10 with will, matt g

Hidden - Solo - 23/Feb/10

pete.hutchings - Solo O/S - 19/Feb/10

Some lovely Neve, but also a lot of soft powder and the ice was melting and brittle.
Tom Hutton - Solo - 01/Feb/10 with Summerblue

saillord - Solo - 31/Jan/10

Hidden - Solo - 31/Jan/10

Bit of a wade, not that interesting, think grade II would be very generous in the conditions.
Hewin - Solo O/S - 14/Jan/10 with Chris Smith

Hidden - Lead - 14/Jan/10

Did this route in descent after coming over Seniors Ridge from Oblique Gully.
Martyn - Lead O/S - 09/Jan/10 with James Williams

r.greaves - Solo - 09/Jan/10

A steep wade through graupel!
Tom Hutton - 03/Jan/10 with Summerblue, dansmonkeytroubles, Vincenam

dansmonkeytroubles - Solo O/S - 03/Jan/10 with Alan Vincent, Steph Duits, Tom Hutton

Hidden - Solo O/S - 03/Jan/10

Homes - 02/Jan/10 with Sam A

stevez - Solo O/S - 02/Jan/10

loads of snow, was more like grade I due to lack of ice
ayuplass - Solo - 02/Jan/10 with miles

ayuplass - Solo O/S - 02/Jan/10 with miles

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Jan/10

Hidden - 2nd - 01/Jan/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - Jan/10

reversed - not yet in condition
Glyn Davidson - Solo O/S - 31/Dec/09

The Bad Cough - Solo O/S - 29/Dec/09 with John Sealey

Hidden - Solo - 27/Dec/09

Grest day out though snow was unconsolidated, graupelly and the ice rotten ! Great practice with tools on rock. I reckon it was good value at II (tech 3 on pitch 1) today !
jandyd05 - Lead O/S - 25/Dec/09 with Julie Anglesea

Hidden - 2nd - 25/Dec/09

bms - Solo - 04/Mar/09 with BCS

bms - Solo - 11/Feb/09

Hidden - Solo - 08/Feb/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - 04/Feb/09

A Crook - Solo O/S - 26/Jun/06 with Ray Lindley

Hidden - 2nd - 29/Feb/04

Hidden - 1997

Hidden - Solo O/S - 08/Mar/95

variously from early 60's
David Smith - Solo - 1960

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Style of ascent

Soloed59 of 79 (74.7%)
Lead7 of 79 (8.9%)
Followed4 of 79 (5.1%)
Unknown9 of 79 (11.4%)

'Climbed'49 of 79 (62.0%)
clean O/S29 of 79 (36.7%)
clean rpt1 of 79 (1.3%)