The Genie* V 7
[Fi on second pitch The Genie (4c), 2 kb]No description has been contributed for this climb.

Ticklists: Cairngorm Winter Climbs, 3 star Scottish winter.

Photo: Fi on second pitch The Genie (4c) © Ron Walker
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This climb is in 72 logbooks, and on 9 wishlists.

Nick Wallis - 2015 with Neil McNab

Andrew Wilson - Lead O/S - 29/Dec/14 with Matt Nuttall

Hard. And quite a lot of it felt hard too.
mattnuttall - 2nd O/S - 29/Dec/14 with Andy Wilson

Misha - AltLd O/S - 25/Dec/14 with Mr Lopez

freudy_love - AltLd O/S - 13/Dec/14 with Dunc

First pitch of Doctor Janis (then sort of lost the line). Finished up the 2nd and last pitch of the Genie.
Brian Pollock - Lead O/S - 13/Dec/14 with Joe

J_Trottet - 2nd O/S - 13/Dec/14 with Brian Pollock

KKilroy - AltLd O/S - 28/Feb/14 with McCune

Hidden - 2nd - 27/Feb/14

Simply amazing! The highlight of an awesome first week of Scottish Winter climbing. A baptism of fire with the immensely talented Paul Swail. I wish it was next winter.
gbloomer - 2nd O/S - 26/Feb/14 with Paul Swail

Started up Doctor Janis and finished up The Genie, climbed the main corner at about V 5 due to the bomber névé. Protection was virtually non-existent.
blackreaver - 2nd - 16/Feb/14 with Eugene, Tom L

V11 - 16/Feb/14

lots of snow ice more like V,4
phil64 - Lead rpt - 21/Jan/14

An enjoyable route, which we climbed after failing on White Magic. Probably easy in the grade in today's conditions.
GaryK - AltLd O/S - 16/Jan/14 with Roger Webb

Lots of hard neve - more like V 6 in these conditions. Fantastic fun!
sann1458 - AltLd - 11/Jan/14 with Geoff Evatt

amy - 2nd - 04/Jan/14

Some icing. Lots if digging for pro, pitch 2 & 3 excellent.
Alexclimbs - AltLd O/S - 02/Jan/14

Hidden - 2014

gordigotama - 2014

Andy Moles - AltLd O/S - 22/Feb/13 with Ferdia

Obviously didn't lead the hard bits... duh!
ferdia - AltLd O/S - 22/Feb/13 with Andy

the other pitches this time
robertmichaeladams - AltLd - 01/Feb/13 with Fiona

Smith42 - AltLd - 01/Feb/13 with Cas

Lead corner on p2 - positive thoughout but slabs verglassed. Cruxes were hard enough on second.. Wild day!
peter.herd - AltLd - 27/Jan/13 with John M

fell off the bulge on pitch 1, hard move, at least tech 6...or maybe we were on the wrong bulge. Lead pitch 2 which I thought was the crux in current condition (hard V,7). Pitch 3 was good, felt about V,6. Glad to do pitches 2 and 3 clean.
tim newton - AltLd dog - 17/Jan/13 with edvin mellergard, james smith

edvin led 1st, tim 2nd, me 3rd. first pitch wasnt great i thought but other two were great. really tenuous for feet on 2nd pitch and then 3rd was sustained but with mostly bomber hooks.
James S - AltLd O/S - 17/Jan/13 with tim, edvin

Andrew Wilson - AltLd dnf - 05/Dec/12 with cliff shasby

Hidden - AltLd dnf - 28/Nov/12

Harry Holmes - AltLd dnf - 28/Nov/12 with Pete Hill

Great climb, awesome hooking and torquing. Good conditions with bomber gear.
Kayan - Lead O/S - 26/Jan/12 with Joe fraser

Hidden - AltLd dog - Jan/12

couple of goes to negotiate the crux
robertmichaeladams - AltLd - 04/Dec/11 with Andy H

erinbastian - AltLd - 02/May/11

Hidden - 2nd - 15/Feb/11

Hidden - AltLd - 11/Feb/11

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 11/Feb/11

Lead second corner pitch. 1st pitch really safe exciting climbing. 2nd pitch amazing. Stonking route!!
geoff.comley - AltLd O/S - 22/Jan/11 with Pat Ingram

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 18/Jan/11

newtonmore - 2011

mulletcocktail2000 - AltLd dnf - 27/Dec/10 with drew

Hidden - AltLd dnf - 27/Dec/10

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 24/Jan/10

led 1st and 3rd pitches. Corner on the 3rd pitch was sustained and hard to protect.
michael83 - AltLd O/S - 24/Jan/10 with Mark

Hidden - Lead - 2010

Hidden - AltLd - 20/Dec/09

barni - AltLd O/S - 18/Dec/09 with Nic cot

Great climbing.
mynyddresident - AltLd - 18/Dec/09 with barni

Dunx - 2nd - 17/Dec/09 with Mark Walker

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 31/Oct/09

Brilliant route - well reccommended!!! When we did it there was not much ice or snow but it was still brilliant!!!
ShaneHoubart - 2nd - Feb/09 with Ale

gaz.marshall - AltLd - 17/Jan/09 with Kiwi Steve

sgl - Lead - 12/Dec/08 with stevious

steev - AltLd - 12/Dec/08 with Sam L

fantastic route, sustained and interesting throughout but not strenuous. Pretty full on conditions gave a great day out!
adw07 - AltLd O/S - 23/Nov/08 with Scott Becker

Tricky! Smearing on granite slabs in crampons is new to me!
Fultonius - AltLd - 06/Jan/08 with Andy Inglis

andyinglis - AltLd O/S - 06/Jan/08 with Ally Fulton

akhughes - AltLd O/S - Feb/07

timmy-ts - 2007

Hidden - 2007

Hidden - Lead dnf - 03/Jan/03

frost - AltLd - Jan/03 with N Griffiths

NeilGriffiths - AltLd - 03/Feb/02 with Simon Frost

Hidden - Lead - Feb/02

alkira - 01/Jan/02 with harvey mullen, ROBIN CLOTHIER

Dave Kerr - AltLd - 27/Jan/01 with Steve Wells, Iain Sharpe

Hidden - 2nd - 2000

Hidden - 2nd - 2000

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 27/Dec/97

Marti999 - AltLd O/S - 27/Dec/97 with Rich White

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 10/Nov/96

Billg - Lead O/S - 1992 with Paul Tucker

TheAndyBarker - Lead - Jan/91

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
benclimbing, samrad, Mr Wild, Mark020

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