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Ring Of Steall (Winter) I

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Follow the obvious ridge around starting from the footpath just East of Steall Falls and heading South and then West around the ridge. Be carefull on Descent as accidents can occur trying to descend ground in the Steall falls area.

Ticklists: Britain's winter ridges, Scotland's Mountain Ridges by Dan Bailey.

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This climb is in 76 logbooks, and on 15 wishlists.

Poor Visability.
ash longreach - Solo - Apr/14 with Dennis, John

Hidden - 01/Mar/14

Jeester - 30/Dec/13

Matthew Robinson - Solo - 10/Mar/13

mark-abz - Solo - 09/Mar/13

Hidden - Lead - 27/Feb/13

Hidden - 25/Feb/13

cat22 - 24/Feb/13 with Julia, Mike

Clockwise - cracking conditions and glorious weather.
Happy Haggis - Solo - 23/Feb/13 with Hugh Robinson

Robbo1 - Solo - 23/Feb/13 with Jen Robinson

Hidden - 22/Feb/13

ferdia - Solo O/S - 21/Feb/13 with Luke

A beautiful winter ridge walk with more 'sporty' bits & not just the Devil's Ridge section. Plenty of snow, blue sky and sun: more like the Biancograt than Scotland in winter. Could have used snow goggles as was seeing the world a bit pink after a while. A truly tremendous day out.
jmr - Solo - 19/Feb/13 with Andy Graham, Chas Eden, Paul Greenhow

Did it anticlockwise. Exceptional conditions.
d80f0u - Solo - 18/Feb/13

Hidden - Solo - 18/Feb/13

steveq - 16/Feb/13

tatz45 - AltLd O/S - Feb/13 with Mark Boden

Hidden - 2013

Alastair MacSween - 2013

stafford101 - 16/Dec/12

Stunning day, mostly fresh powder on frozen ground but snow not too deep and it filled a few holes. 7hrs from Steall Hut bivi to main Glen Nevis car park.
Captain Solo - Solo - 02/Dec/12

Hidden - Solo RP - 27/Nov/12

snow showers and sunshine all day
Wesley Orvis - Solo - 14/Apr/12

Hidden - AltLd - 10/Feb/12

Hidden - Solo - 07/Feb/12

Hidden - Solo - 07/Feb/12

Still day but with cloud on the tops. Soft snow underfoot.
ceri's - Solo - 28/Jan/12 with Adventure Peaks guys, Charles

Done anti clockwise..starting from Achriabhach..5 munro day full winter condition, An Gearanach (final munro on ridge) highlite for me. Great day finished in the dark! Much better than the summer round which I did Clockwise!
thomas - Solo - 28/Jan/12

Dustin - Solo - 26/Jan/12

deklan - Solo - 15/Jan/12

Long day in tough conditions.
colenn - Solo - 06/Jan/12 with Eoin Kelly

Hidden - 2012

Darrell Read - 26/Feb/11 with Simon Hall

Hidden - 26/Feb/11

Rickrick - Feb/11

Hidden - Solo - 27/Jan/11

JamesM - 2011

oliverk - 2011

PAJames - 2011

Sean Kelly - 2011

Hidden - AltLd - 27/Nov/10

Big day out in limited day light but good fun! Helped rescue some walkers who had got stuck in the corrie too and they were rescued by helicopter.
davidrj1 - Lead - Nov/10

Going clockwise. Had to turn back meters from the top of An Garbhanach. Wife not willing to suffer further exposure. The short down climb was bare and exposed and the east side covered in windslab. Not allowed to take wife home in a bag. However, beautiful day, blue skies and not much wind. Just nice to get out :-)
halfaseesaw - Solo dnf - 02/Apr/10 with yvonne

Katherine Ross - Solo dnf - 27/Mar/10 with George Cave

thought downclimbing the rocky ridge after the first summit was harder than grade I
viking - Solo - Mar/10 with rick

tim newton - Solo - 28/Feb/10

Ross Young - Solo O/S - 21/Feb/10

Hidden - Solo - 21/Feb/10

johannes - Solo O/S - 21/Feb/10

Nille - Solo O/S - 21/Feb/10 with johannes

Superb day.
radioshed - Solo - 20/Feb/10

Thoms6974 - Solo O/S - 20/Feb/10 with Dave S, Matt

colin fagan - Solo - 13/Feb/10

David Stevens - Feb/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 06/Jan/10

Bisteris - 02/Jan/10

Hidden - Jan/10

JasonK - 2010

Tarquin - 2010

Didn't need crampons or axe but there was plenty of snow, saw a broken spectre
CurlyStevo - Solo - Dec/09

richiegarside - Dec/09

jasoncash - Solo O/S - Feb/09 with Andy Cash

innesmac - Feb/09 with John Foster

dansmonkeytroubles - Solo O/S - Mar/08 with Joe Harris

paulh.0776 - Solo O/S - Mar/08 with SC

peebles boy - Solo - 2008

SianR - Solo - Nov/07 with GUMC

Snowline only 850m ish. Anticlockwise and finished the final descent in the dark.
nick everett - Nov/07

Julian Prieto - Solo - Feb/07

Beautiful day. Snowcapped peaks above an inversion.
size9hex - Solo O/S - Jan/06

Hidden - Solo - 10/Jan/05

cubehead - Solo - 18/Feb/03

Loads of snow, despite the date!
Simon Caldwell - 05/May/01 with Carmen

Hidden - 2000

Great day out, I don't think I met anybody all day. This was part of my month long cycle powered winter munro bagging trip - when I was a lad. Glory days.
AndyP - Solo - 1990

DavPk - Feb/89

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Style of ascent

Soloed43 of 76 (56.6%)
Lead2 of 76 (2.6%)
Alt Leads3 of 76 (3.9%)
Unknown28 of 76 (36.8%)

'Climbed'62 of 76 (81.6%)
clean O/S11 of 76 (14.5%)
clean RP1 of 76 (1.3%)
dnf2 of 76 (2.6%)