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Blue Riband*** V

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[Blue Riband, 3 kb]Long water ice gully leading up to the middle of the ridge. details in 1979 SMC journal.

Ticklists: Great routes in the Coe.

Photo: Blue Riband © akhughes
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This climb is in 10 logbooks, and on 5 wishlists.

Awesome fun! Popular route today!! Two/Three nice steep ice pitches to start, lots of fun easy ground in the middle and a wicked overhanging icy mixed pitch (possibly grade 6?) with super solid turf near the top. Finishing along the Aonach Eagach followed by a mega bumslide back to the car was the icing on the cake! :-)
Chad123 - AltLd O/S - 09/Jan/10 with Rik

Great fun. Been wanting to do it for awhile. The mixed pitch at the top(avoidable) is brilliant, probably VI,6.
Ally Baba - AltLd O/S - 09/Jan/10 with R. Mcmurry

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 09/Jan/10

gaz.marshall - AltLd O/S - 08/Jan/10 with blair

did about 100m, which were awesome, then got bored by easier ground so left it at that and came back down. Water running.
French Erick - AltLd O/S - 07/Jan/10 with Andy Sharpe

Hidden - Lead - 05/Jan/10

hard first pitch,best to ab off instead of going wright to top, a bit desperate.
Alco-nomic - AltLd - Jan/10 with Alister

graeme gatherer - Dec/09

On the day protection was token on the first 3 pitches. I would have graded it VI,5 on the day.
akhughes - AltLd O/S - Feb/09 with Steptoe

Mark Kemball - AltLd - 27/Jan/85 with Ken Grainger

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Hidden, Nath93, Billy Walker - Bad Seller, Ross Davidson, Gibson

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