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Ticklists: Cold Climbs.

Stevie989 04/Mar Solo O/S

Fair amount of powder in lower section and just beginning to thaw. Ended up taking a much steeper section of ice as it was in better condition and then a traverse rightwards to finish up Quartvein Scoop. I reckon IV - felt pretty tough and steeper than I had anticipated. Probably due to my shoddy route finding.

MightyStew 21/Feb AltLd O/S

First pitch was spent digging in powder, second pitch had some decent ice, finished up Quartzvein Scoop.

glaramara 09/Feb Lead

reasonably straightforward on the day, alternative to a mobbed Quartvein. Great ice formations, protection good.

with Mau mau, james
Hidden 08/Feb 2nd
Mountain Gal 07/Feb 2nd
Jack00 07/Feb AltLd O/S
with Olly
ollyroberts 07/Feb AltLd O/S

Pitch 2

Willismorris 06/Feb Solo O/S

just to get up to the summit

fall-line 04/Feb AltLd

Not sure top pitch was all there, so moved right onto top pitch of Quartzvein Scoop.

with Sarah Kirton
skirton 04/Feb AltLd O/S

moved out right for last pitch onto quartzvein. everything straight above looked a bit steep

grady_9 03/Feb AltLd O/S
graemecw 01/Feb 2nd

Quite a lot of water running under the ice made for an interesting belay stance sprinkling.

JDSwain 30/Jan -

Climbed by accident due to a rather old guidebook, ok

with Sam Radcliffe
philboy 24/Jan AltLd O/S
with matt g
LakesWinter 24/Jan AltLd O/S
with Phil B
ClimbingGlen 22/Jan AltLd O/S

Definite grade 4 soft snow, hollow ice and bits of hard ice.

with Ali
Hidden ??/2014 -
planetmarshall 14/Feb/13 2nd O/S
with Andy Owen, John Harrison
HendrikTBB 14/Feb/13 2nd O/S
sacdenouilles 14/Feb/13 AltLd

Cold and wet

with J F Philippe
Hidden 26/Jan/13 2nd O/S
radioshed 26/Jan/13 AltLd O/S
with Albert P
brad_tait 26/Jan/13 2nd
ma.cecilia 26/Jan/13 2nd O/S
with Roisin Malone, Conor Gilmour
Hidden 27/Dec/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/Feb/10 AltLd O/S
andybroadway 21/Feb/10 AltLd O/S

Long day. Started late, ended up not having enough rope to finish in two pitches. Ended up topping out in the dark. Good climbing though.

with Phil Smith, Simon Taylor
Hidden 21/Feb/10 AltLd
Susanj21 21/Feb/10 2nd O/S

First attempt at ice climbing. Guide hired for the day. Completed with Sophie.

with Sophie Camilla Buckingham
sophiecb 19/Feb/10 2nd
with Richard Bentley
Hidden 16/Feb/10 2nd
Hidden 13/Feb/10 2nd
MonkeyDawson 11/Feb/10 2nd
with Bob Foster
whispering nic 04/Feb/10 Lead O/S
with Pam
Hidden 31/Jan/10 AltLd
johannes 09/Jan/10 Lead O/S

Did it as first grade III. Hard, brittle ice and an umbrella blocking the easy way, forcing us into the steep wall to the left, made it a hard one. In retrospect I think, it was more like solid IV,4 that day.

Nille 09/Jan/10 2nd dog

Crampon detached mid crux

Jacks20 ??/2010 AltLd
with Neil Wightwick
PaulCunningham ??/2010 -
sneaks 11/Dec/08 Lead O/S
with euan
Fultonius ??/2006 2nd

Lost a crampon on the way, went back to car, couldn't find the it, climbed with 1.

Hidden ??/2005 Lead
French Erick 26/Dec/04 Solo
CMacD ??/1995 -
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