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Goat Track Gully* II

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[Amazing days..., 2 kb]120m, 3 pitches. Starting at the same point as Red Gully, the gully on the extreme right of the buttress has a short sharp but well protected section. it cuts up deeply rightwards to a short pitch which is usually taken on the right, initially on ice. Continue up a shallow gully for 25m from where it is easy to the top, or for those who don't want to go to plateau, a 40m traverse to the Goat track.

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Still good conditions with steep icy sections and safe exit, though crag is really melting now.
mes32 - Solo O/S - 13/Mar/14 with Mick

Collapsing steps and sugary snow, interesting conditions.
Jenny Hall - 2nd O/S - 02/Mar/14 with Louis

scotybotty1234 - Solo - 28/Feb/14

AlexFletcher - 2nd - 22/Feb/14 with Sam Hinson

Hidden - Solo rpt - 19/Feb/14

Monkey_Alan - AltLd O/S - 17/Feb/14 with Lawrence Dudley

rcollins - 25/Jan/14 with Callum Bland, Thomas Shaw

Avalanche risks quite high, big cornice.
J_Trottet - 2nd O/S - 18/Jan/14

Limited gear, rock mostly ice-choked or buried, felt more like a solo!!
peebles boy - Lead - 16/Jan/14

Serious cornicing, collapsed part of it down Red Gully. Otherwise, brilliant v well protected route.
MaccMark - AltLd - 16/Jan/14 with James Williams

augustus trout - AltLd O/S - 16/Jan/14 with Mark Pilling

Nice route. Very banked out, Had to dig a bit for gear and belays but they were all there.
mattrm - AltLd - 12/Jan/14 with Joe Gallacher

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 12/Jan/14

JamesRoddie - Solo O/S - 10/Jan/14

saffy - AltLd O/S - Jan/14

Hidden - 2014

Hidden - 2014

Hidden - 2014

gordigotama - 2014

Thin
Ross.Cooper - Solo O/S - 29/Dec/13 with Pete Jarrett

petejarrett - Solo O/S - 29/Dec/13

Climbed with imogen fish, david maddison, leo grabowski, carolin milree, huw mithan, marie channon. My first winter route. After we walked to the top of cairn gorm.
Keelan McNulty - Solo O/S - 16/Dec/13

SNOW!
Carodashes - Solo O/S - 16/Dec/13 with huw mithan

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/13

Stephen Halliday - AltLd β - 11/Apr/13 with Neil Halliday

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 16/Mar/13

stephenmckenzie - AltLd O/S - 16/Mar/13 with Tom Shaw, Andrew Appleby

HIGHTOWER - 2nd - 06/Mar/13 with Jiffy

magik_bob - AltLd - Mar/13

Lean
peebles boy - AltLd - Mar/13

Led p1, topped out 1530hrs
Thoms6974 - AltLd O/S - 25/Feb/13 with Claire

Ice pitch considerably thinner than previous experience of route. A bit of mixed moves, good fun.
freemanTom (Guildford MC) - AltLd - 24/Feb/13 with Amy Till

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 23/Feb/13

Andy DB - AltLd O/S - 23/Feb/13 with Will C

MartinN - 2nd O/S - 19/Feb/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Feb/13

Alastair MacSween - Solo - 09/Feb/13

Mike' lead
sarah hawker - 2nd O/S - 09/Feb/13 with Mike Frost, Adrian W

franhammond92 - AltLd - 09/Feb/13

first ever winter lead, went swimmingly, even if it was bad visability and a busy route, but good icy holds and a fantastic first lead. caroline loved it too.,
marzi - Lead - 09/Feb/13 with caroline hill

freudy_love - Lead O/S - 09/Feb/13 with Squirrel

Mike led
Adrianw - 2nd O/S - 09/Feb/13 with Mike Frost, Sarah Hawker

Dustin - AltLd O/S - 08/Feb/13 with Tom Pollock

TomPollock - AltLd O/S - 08/Feb/13 with Dustin Bunyan

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 08/Feb/13

Very loaded, difficult to find placements, forced to solo pitch three, no visible ice.
Dansteck - 02/Feb/13 with Gregor Grey

Hidden - Solo - 02/Feb/13

tsl42 - Solo O/S - 02/Feb/13 with Liam Brown

Hidden - 02/Feb/13

Hidden - 02/Feb/13

Metalbear - 2nd - 02/Feb/13

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 01/Feb/13

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Feb/13

Tom.Priestley - Feb/13

Gman - AltLd - 31/Jan/13 with Patrick McBride

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 26/Jan/13

thomas m - 2nd O/S - 26/Jan/13 with lairig

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 26/Jan/13

Hidden - AltLd - 17/Jan/13

Chose right hand start, nice thick grade II ice but hollow in places. Next section featured a steep slightly awkward mixed step (definitely grade III) that needs much more build up to be grade II. However, ice and frozen turf when required all the way up made for excellent climbing. Finished up the easier right hand snow slope.
Doogleman - Solo - 16/Jan/13

Harryseries - 15/Jan/13

scottpatrick - 2nd O/S - 04/Jan/13 with Alec Roberts, Hugh Reid

Hidden - Solo O/S - 02/Jan/13

Doogleman - Solo - Jan/13

wheelsucker - 2013

aidann93 - 2nd O/S - 2013

DougSt - AltLd - 2013 with EMB

morsy - AltLd - 27/Dec/12 with peter berwick

beautifull little climb, perfect conditions, 3 pitches up through a winding route up to the plateau. not very icy, but just enough to get nice purchase with the picks -
marzi - 2nd - 18/Dec/12 with smiler cuthbertson

Phil_Hall_97 - 2nd - 16/Dec/12 with Mike Brownlow

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 16/Dec/12

Up in the morning to get across to Hell's Lum and descended it in the dark on our way home!
Theeni - Solo O/S - 15/Dec/12 with Mike Kennedy

tomosb - Solo - 02/Dec/12

jshields - AltLd - 01/Dec/12 with Jeff Ingman

Thoms6974 - AltLd O/S - 03/Nov/12 with Matt

radioshed - AltLd O/S - 03/Nov/12

Robertgiddy - AltLd - 12/May/12

Adamski1986 - Lead - 06/May/12 with Kerry Gutteridge

Hidden - 2nd - 06/May/12

benny_m - AltLd O/S - 05/May/12 with Su

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 05/May/12

technick - 2nd - 18/Feb/12

right hand (icey) start- led pitch 1 & 2 together - top of pitch 2 very lean. weather terrible - 50mph wind with heavy snow - spindrift in my goggles - crawled down the goat track - scottish winter at its best!!
Woodiee - AltLd O/S - 18/Feb/12 with Jim Stanton

Hidden - 15/Feb/12

Adamski1986 - 15/Feb/12 with kerry

Very lean - more like III. Moving around on the plateau in 80mph winds was interesting too!
Alpinehero - Lead O/S - 14/Feb/12

Lovely route, stiff grade II, was very thin but still brilliant.
Kyle Rance - Lead O/S - 13/Feb/12 with Alissa Bray

The Biochemist - 2nd O/S - 13/Feb/12 with Kyle Rance

Very nice route, quite lean in places. In 3 pitches, lead 1+3. P2 was v.good value at 2 in these conditions! Probs 3 but only for one or two moves, very well protected.
tompilgrem - AltLd O/S - 11/Feb/12 with Dad

Incredibly lean. Made the grade II more interesting. My dad's first winter climb!
samwillo - Lead - 11/Feb/12 with Dad

pmurdy - Solo O/S - 11/Feb/12 with john gallant

In 3 pitches- good lean mixed climbing with good gear.The 'rock step' pitch was very enjoyable !
bobpilgrem - AltLd O/S - 11/Feb/12 with Tom

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 11/Feb/12

Gallant - Solo O/S - 11/Feb/12 with Paul Murdy

guided up, awesome introduction to winter conditions and climbing.
TM_Horton - 09/Feb/12 with oli sanders, webby

Hidden - 2nd - 06/Feb/12

With skis and poles on my ruksack!
MarshF - Solo O/S - 05/Feb/12

The right-hand version. Lean, but easy enough. 4 pitches.
Rampikino - Lead - 05/Feb/12 with Mario Grabinski

The normal left-hand version Very lean on the second pitch with 2 options - an icy pillar and chimney or steep snowy steps. Went with the ice. In these condtions it was more like IV
Rampikino - Lead - 05/Feb/12 with Mario Grabinski

Consolation route, waited over 2 hours on first belay of fingers ridge before deciding to ab off and do this instead. More of a mixed crux than ice currently
Elsier - AltLd O/S - 05/Feb/12 with Koon

Consolation route after abseiling off the first pitch of Fingers Ridge after waiting over 2 hours there! did it in 3 pitches. I walked up the first one. Elsie climbed the wall and I finished off to the top.
Koon - AltLd - 05/Feb/12 with Elsie

Mario Grabinski - 2nd - 05/Feb/12 with Matt Dowsett

Liam Ingram - Lead O/S - 04/Feb/12 with Alex Donanski, Ted Angus

I felt it was thin, and it certainly seemed harder than a recent grade II buttress I soloed. However this really only goes for a couple of vertical steps in the second pitch.
d1griffiths - 2nd O/S - 04/Feb/12 with Danny Church

guy757 - Solo - 03/Feb/12

Hidden - 2nd - 03/Feb/12

Bob1984 - AltLd O/S - 02/Feb/12

Hidden - Solo - 02/Feb/12

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Feb/12

pzkeeper - 30/Jan/12 with Paul S

Caspar - Solo - 28/Jan/12 with Alex Peace

a13x - Solo rpt - 28/Jan/12 with Caspian

First pitch about a III, thin but still great fun!
Goodstuff - AltLd rpt - 24/Jan/12

roberts1234567890 - AltLd - 24/Jan/12 with Simon Van Dam

Very thin, mostly mixed III. Fun!
mes32 - AltLd O/S - 23/Jan/12

down
hedgehog77 - 08/Jan/12

JKBowers - AltLd - Jan/12

SarahA - Solo - Jan/12

ashtond6 - Jan/12

Sam Warby - Lead O/S - Jan/12

Callum Anderson - 2012

Marko Duksi - 2012

petecox84 - 2012

Jamie and I boosted up this in no time, great fun with a surprising amount of ice present. Horrific spindrift.
Roberttaylor - Solo O/S - 30/Dec/11 with Jamie Sparkes

JamieSparkes - Solo O/S - 30/Dec/11 with Robert Taylor

soloed pitch 1, lead pitch 2 with 1 runner, no ice so grade 3 mixed pitch
Webster - Lead rpt - 30/Dec/11

fall-line - Lead O/S - 20/Dec/11 with Erik Mackie

Erik_M - 2nd - 20/Dec/11 with Donald Slater

Hidden - AltLd - 19/Dec/11

Intended to do Western Rib but after seeing how fat the ice was on pitch 2 of goat track decided on this instead. Great conditions with each pitch having some interest!
MrRiley - AltLd O/S - 18/Dec/11 with Rob Reglinski

Windy. Spin drift in the face the whole time. Still a nice climb! Started a little late and descended the last part in dark
chisanga - AltLd O/S - 17/Dec/11 with Justin

Hidden - Solo rpt - 11/Dec/11

Mowglee - Solo O/S - 11/Dec/11 with Conor

I led two pitches and Mark led final section.First pitch quite bold start as cracks iced up. Amazing ice feature on 2nd pitch.
nigel pearson - Lead O/S - 11/Dec/11 with Mark

Hidden - Lead - 10/Dec/11

joeydurkin - Lead - 03/Dec/11 with Sam thorburn

Scotsken - 03/Dec/11

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 26/Mar/11

Roger Cruse - AltLd O/S - 20/Mar/11 with Kris

JasonK - 18/Mar/11 with Tori King

Hidden - AltLd - 05/Mar/11

Mark Wilson23 - 2nd O/S - 05/Mar/11 with Mark Fitzpatrick, James Davidson

Hidden - Solo O/S - 01/Mar/11

Pete23 - Lead - Mar/11

very lean, no ice or good snow in the corner; a very technical II.
daWalt - AltLd O/S - 27/Feb/11 with Lisa

Daniel Sutherland - AltLd O/S - 27/Feb/11 with Liam

Liam Martin - AltLd O/S - 27/Feb/11 with Daniel Sutherland

Sofia's 3rd winter climb
chapmand - Lead - 27/Feb/11 with Sofia Baer

brighters - AltLd - 26/Feb/11

yellow - AltLd - 25/Feb/11

carl_123 - 2nd O/S - 25/Feb/11

route falling apart higher up, had to abseil out
kevburr - AltLd dnf - 12/Feb/11 with Paul Crowther

Right hand start.
Sean20 - 2nd - 08/Feb/11 with Iain

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 06/Feb/11

I've done both left and right hand starts - right hand grade 3
Owain - Lead - 05/Feb/11

timofy - AltLd O/S - 05/Feb/11

gordon henderson - AltLd O/S - 05/Feb/11 with MRT

tsjx - 01/Feb/11

Hidden - 2nd - Feb/11

pudding - Solo O/S - Feb/11 with alex peace

williamsd79 - 2nd - 31/Jan/11 with Andy Woolston

Hidden - Lead - 30/Jan/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Jan/11

Hidden - 29/Jan/11

Did the right hand start, which had a steep and tricky rock bulge to negotiate, then the steeper left hand finish, which looked more interesting than the snow slopes on the right. Not sure how much of the guidebook line we actually followed, but a very good and varied climb. Felt quite sustained for a Grade II with one or two quite hard moves and not an awful lot of gear.
CathS - AltLd O/S - 29/Jan/11 with Norbert

Took this route after waiting an age for climbers on broken gully and ended up racing the daylight ! Despite that, really enjoyed it; quite stiff for a II under the conditions, ice quite thin and brittle in places and a thin layer of unconsolidated snow.
jandyd05 - Lead O/S - 29/Jan/11 with Julie Anglesea

First route of the weekend. Added an extra bit of ice which had formed to the right of the main route.
a13x - Solo O/S - 29/Jan/11 with Jordan Phethean

Andy DB - AltLd O/S - 29/Jan/11 with Will C

Note sure how much of the route we actually followed!
arduff - Lead - 29/Jan/11 with Martyn Pegg

Hidden - 2nd - 29/Jan/11

Hidden - Solo rpt - 28/Jan/11

freudy_love - Solo O/S - 27/Jan/11

Lead first pitch, icy
Homebrew165 - AltLd O/S - 27/Jan/11

jhawton - Solo O/S - 24/Jan/11 with Tom Anderson, Griff

Was a nice route. I got the first crux pitch which was fun. Wind at the top was strong though.
K_MacLeod - AltLd O/S - 23/Jan/11 with james franklin, R0bbie

franksnb - AltLd O/S - 23/Jan/11 with robbies mate, robbie

R0bbie - 2nd O/S - 23/Jan/11 with James Franklin, kevin macleod

Ommuff - AltLd - 23/Jan/11 with Rod Evans

Hidden - Solo - 23/Jan/11

andy_e - AltLd rpt - 23/Jan/11

Goodstuff - AltLd O/S - 23/Jan/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Jan/11

Adam Booth - AltLd - 22/Jan/11 with Steve Seale

gowla - Lead O/S - 22/Jan/11 with adam booth

Aufton - Lead O/S - 21/Jan/11 with Heather Rowland

elbeanio - 2nd - 20/Jan/11

mgg - AltLd - 17/Jan/11 with KW

Was fun to do. Great views but tricky for a small person (like me) in 75 mph winds. especially tricky was the approach under windy conditions.
tarasanthi - 2nd - 16/Jan/11 with Andrzej Kierzek

Lead first two pitches than we were moving together. Traversed to goat track, just under the edge of the plateau to avoid facing 95 mph winds there.
andrzej kierzek - Lead rpt - 16/Jan/11 with Tara

Hidden - 2nd - 13/Jan/11

Hidden - 2nd - 13/Jan/11

a sneaky little route at the end o the day
Timo Austino - Lead - 08/Jan/11 with Nats

No snow plodding. Pretty scoured and lean throughout.
Milesy - Lead - 08/Jan/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 07/Jan/11

Stuart Macfarlane - AltLd - 02/Jan/11 with Jeanie

JYates - AltLd O/S - 02/Jan/11 with Malcom Jessop

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Jan/11

TGreen - Lead O/S - 02/Jan/11 with Rosie Henstock

Rosie Henstock - AltLd O/S - 02/Jan/11 with Tom Green

Led P1, Neil led P2. Pretty lean.
stuaart - AltLd O/S - 01/Jan/11 with Sandra McCabe, Neil Redgrave

Captain Solo - Solo rpt - 01/Jan/11

Leonie - 2nd - Jan/11

Griff87 - Jan/11

Sofiabaer - 2nd - Jan/11

Hidden - 2011

adie84 - 2011

PAJames - 2011

Hidden - 2011

newtonmore - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 2011

Timo Austino - 29/Dec/10 with Nats

easers - Solo - 13/Dec/10

Kirill - AltLd O/S - 12/Dec/10 with Gerard Thornley

Hidden - AltLd - 12/Dec/10

nowler - 21/Nov/10

breithorn4164 - Solo - 22/Apr/10

Took the narrow chimney on the left at the crux for a bit of IIIish spice.
George Ormerod - AltLd O/S - 07/Apr/10 with Andy S

Hidden - Solo - 07/Apr/10

Hidden - AltLd - 29/Mar/10

Daniel Sutherland - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/10 with Steve

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 21/Mar/10

Also in the company of Steve Campbell and Brian Smith
John Roe - AltLd - 17/Mar/10 with Scott Maclennan

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 14/Mar/10

alan.rodger - 2nd rpt - 13/Mar/10 with john calder, drew yule

Alastair MacSween - Solo - 10/Mar/10

lumbard - 2nd O/S - 08/Mar/10

Andrew Wilson - AltLd O/S - 07/Mar/10 with Steve McCain

Hidden - AltLd - 02/Mar/10

We took the alternate finish - which was "intresting" to say the least...
stubobaloo - 2nd O/S - 02/Mar/10

demarcation86 - Lead O/S - 02/Mar/10

Red gully was busy so did goat track againg. Tookj Right hand ice this ice.
freemanTom (Guildford MC) - AltLd - 23/Feb/10 with Paul Davies

With Chom, easier than approach to Fluted Buttress Direct
daviesp2 - AltLd - 23/Feb/10

HIGHTOWER - Lead rpt - 21/Feb/10 with Alba, Liz

Did the left hand squeeze chimney. Proved most entertaining. Then had interminable wait for the belay due to extraordinary palava from fellow GMCers.
freemanTom (Guildford MC) - AltLd - 21/Feb/10 with Kyle, Coups

Kyle Rance - 2nd O/S - 21/Feb/10 with Mark Coupland

gordon henderson - 2nd O/S - 21/Feb/10 with MRT

liz-264 - 2nd - 21/Feb/10 with Hightower

I lead all three pitches
andrzej kierzek - Lead O/S - 21/Feb/10

Great nick and perfect weather
andybrown114 - AltLd - 20/Feb/10 with Dave Tait

Hidden - AltLd - 16/Feb/10

wi11 - 2nd O/S - 16/Feb/10 with Jonathan Preston, Chris Gee

Rhys Jones - Solo - 16/Feb/10

Bottom pitch in good nick, but the top section is pretty poor snow.
crostant - Lead - 15/Feb/10 with Gareth

Seconded with Colin. 1st pitch good, 2nd and 3rd bit of a snow plod
Gazlynn - 2nd - 15/Feb/10

Ollie B - Solo - 14/Feb/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 14/Feb/10

Hidden - 2nd - 14/Feb/10

Hidden - AltLd - 13/Feb/10

Hidden - AltLd - 11/Feb/10

oliwarlow - Lead - 07/Feb/10 with Leonie

In excellent condition, 3 pitches with a nice ice section with a chockstone at the top of the first pitch. Another great day out.
joncannon - Lead O/S - 07/Feb/10 with Tom Newbury

njlyons - Lead O/S - 07/Feb/10

Alastair MacSween - Solo - 06/Feb/10

Timo Austino - Solo - 01/Feb/10

AlexMathers - 2nd O/S - Feb/10

Andy37 - 2nd - Feb/10

tjmillen - AltLd - 31/Jan/10

Hidden - AltLd - 31/Jan/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/Jan/10

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 30/Jan/10

Climbed in 4 pitches. J led up to the base of the ice pitch (which in itself was pretty solid ice most of the way). I led the ice pitch (memo to self - if guidebook mentions ice, and the route is wind scoured, in future, take more than one screw!) then we split the rest into 2 35-ish m pitches to finish.
Caralynh - AltLd O/S - 30/Jan/10 with Jez Hadall

matsavage - 2nd - 30/Jan/10

Deep fresh snow on approach. Lots of digging to find any protection. Solid ice on crux pitch, Big crack on right for large nut.
Mike_Gannon - AltLd O/S - 29/Jan/10 with Johnie Briggs

andy_e - AltLd O/S - 28/Jan/10

JamieGreig - AltLd O/S - 26/Jan/10 with Tom Dudley, Tom Webber

I lead 1st pitch, Tom 2nd pitch, Jamie third. First proper winter lead.
tdudley - AltLd O/S - 26/Jan/10 with Jamie Greig, Tom Webber

Hidden - Lead - 26/Jan/10

TomWebber - AltLd - 26/Jan/10

Hidden - Solo - 25/Jan/10

technick - 2nd - Jan/10 with Josh Woodward

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Jan/10

ZA - 2nd - Jan/10 with kenny

Hidden - AltLd - Jan/10

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - 2010

PaulCunningham - 2010

PaulCunningham - 2010

colinthrelfall - 2010

Hidden - 2010

heist182 - Solo - 29/Dec/09 with Jamie Tattersall

Wanderer100 - AltLd O/S - 28/Dec/09

Felt tough for grade II due to the lack of gear and steepness of the ice in places (but i may just be going soft). led pitches 1 and 2, placing the only runner of the climb on the 2nd (dubious ice screw), carl led final pitch. was really fun and my first winter route of the season. lots of snow!
andrew sandercock - AltLd O/S - 28/Dec/09 with Carl

Wild conditions in the gully, spindrift everywhere!
andyinglis - Lead O/S - 19/Dec/09 with Mal and Monica

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 19/Dec/09

climbed as a three, one guy lead the 1st 2 pitches, i lead the last 2 pitches/walk out to the top.
Webster - AltLd O/S - 19/Dec/09

Hidden - Solo - 18/Dec/09

Peter Holder - AltLd - 13/Dec/09 with Tom

d_meacher - AltLd O/S - 13/Dec/09 with Stuart Inchley, Matthew Larkins

2nd pitch
stuart34 - AltLd O/S - 13/Dec/09

DavPk - Lead - 12/Dec/09 with Catherine Pearks

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Dec/09

Caspar - Lead O/S - 11/Dec/09 with Simon Reynolds

scorpia97 - 2nd O/S - 11/Dec/09 with Caspian

Hidden - 09/Dec/09

Hidden - Lead - Dec/09

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Dec/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - 09/Nov/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - Nov/09

Christian Reynish - AltLd O/S - 02/Mar/09 with kevin evans

cas smerdon - 2nd - 20/Feb/09 with john carlin

Brilliant route, varied climbing. Dad led crux corner.
mark20 - AltLd O/S - 20/Feb/09

not much snow ice below rock corner - interesting climb !
tiga271 - AltLd - 20/Feb/09 with mark20

Hidden - 2nd - 20/Feb/09

Hidden - Solo rpt - 17/Feb/09

MartF - AltLd - 16/Feb/09 with Fonze

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 15/Feb/09

davidwright - AltLd rpt - 15/Feb/09 with Simon B

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 15/Feb/09

Not in brilliant nick.
beckycoles - AltLd - 14/Feb/09

joe.91 - 2nd O/S - 11/Feb/09 with Thomas Reid

M Leavy - 07/Feb/09

MDowson - AltLd - 01/Feb/09 with Karl wood

Right hand start
david0811 - Lead O/S - 01/Feb/09 with Mairi Nelson

frecro - Lead - 01/Feb/09 with Zoe Thornton

Woodiee - AltLd O/S - 01/Feb/09 with Matt Dowson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Feb/09

ZoŽ - AltLd - 01/Feb/09 with Frecro

smcw - Feb/09

Hidden - Solo - Feb/09

dave_tomlin - Feb/09 with Tom Evans

ZA - 2nd - Feb/09 with kenny

First proper winter lead (ie first lead of anything more than a snow slope, and first lead that actually had gear), had seconded on previous year but totally different route under differnt conditions.
Julie Black - Lead rpt - Feb/09 with Tobes

Hidden - Lead - Feb/09

Hidden - Solo - Feb/09

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

dave657 - AltLd rpt - 29/Jan/09 with Andy F

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 24/Jan/09

ollie080488 - AltLd O/S - 19/Jan/09

Nice route, one steep pitch. Great Day
rmc - 2nd O/S - 10/Jan/09 with Sheena, Alex

robertporter - Lead O/S - 06/Jan/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Jan/09

Lead P2, good ice, wish I had some screws...
The_Boy_ODwyer - AltLd O/S - 04/Jan/09 with Andy

I led the pitches 1,2 and 3. Ian led the last. My first winter lead altough I had Tim Sugars soloing next to me to keep me right. The route didn't give me any problems and I really enjoyed the lead.
Sutty22 - Lead - 02/Jan/09 with Tim and Ian (KMRT)

Blurgy319 - 2nd - 01/Jan/09 with Ali Beer

Lead p3
tomt11j - AltLd - Jan/09 with Saul

niall_mac - AltLd - Jan/09 with am_bodach

Kayan - Jan/09

Hidden - Lead - Jan/09

nukebat - AltLd O/S - 2009 with Colin

CT6419 - AltLd - 2009

Rhys Jones - 2009

sheffieldchris - 2009

Mog - AltLd - 2009

Hidden - 2009

windy100 - 2009

rossn - 2009

Third winter route, and first for which we pitched the whole thing. Good ice in places - turf elsewhere, all good fun.
cmsg - AltLd O/S - 31/Dec/08

Really good, start from the left. Better and full of ice.
Zoomer - AltLd - 29/Dec/08 with Alex Rafferty

Climbed right hand fork at the start on the steeper ice steps.
HIGHTOWER - AltLd O/S - 29/Dec/08 with Dave Gleave

simon_D - Lead - 28/Dec/08 with Roger C

Eccentric - AltLd O/S - 20/Dec/08 with Bunchuk

tweedcore - Lead O/S - 20/Dec/08 with Josh Thomas

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 20/Dec/08

Hidden - 17/Dec/08

Andy Moles - Lead O/S - 11/Dec/08 with Ash

Mark Walter - AltLd O/S - Dec/08 with Lucy Rouse

Hidden - 2nd - Dec/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - Dec/08

Hidden - Lead rpt - 28/Nov/08

It was thin but fair game, solid turf and good ice at the steep corner.
WilliamBurnside - Lead - 16/Nov/08 with A.N. Numptie

Alastair MacSween - AltLd - 01/Nov/08 with Graham Hunter, Phil Warriner

nathan_kelly - 2nd O/S - 25/Mar/08 with Rusty Bale

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 15/Mar/08

not as much ice in the photos, but ace fun
jamesturnbull - AltLd - Mar/08 with aiden

Hidden - Solo O/S - 19/Feb/08

DerwentDiluted - Lead - 18/Feb/08 with Nicola Pettit

the colonel - Solo β - 18/Feb/08 with Richard

punj - AltLd - 16/Feb/08 with john meechan

FrankW - Solo O/S - 10/Feb/08 with None

Hidden - Solo O/S - Feb/08

barney_edin - Lead - 20/Jan/08 with Andy S

david0811 - AltLd - 20/Jan/08 with Mark Reid

Hidden - AltLd - 19/Jan/08

Alastair MacSween - Solo - 08/Jan/08

newvena - Lead O/S - 05/Jan/08

Mr. K - 2nd O/S - Jan/08 with Garry Smith, Beth Flatres

Hidden - AltLd - Jan/08

fritz_in_aotearoa - 2008

Hidden - 2008

Alco-nomic - AltLd - 2008

wee hippy - Solo - 2008

Hidden - 2008

Hidden - AltLd - 30/Dec/07

pretty thin nick, pushing III. done on perfect blue sky day. marks first winter route
Neil Mackenzie - AltLd O/S - 30/Dec/07 with mark

bridget143 - 2nd O/S - 30/Dec/07 with Ben Stevens

markhowley - AltLd - 30/Dec/07 with Neil

Hidden - Lead - 30/Dec/07

So much better than the first time, thin but with loads of ice, grade III I reckon.
andymoin - Lead rpt - 21/Dec/07 with Sean

Sean Bell - 2nd - 21/Dec/07 with Andy

Climbed a short gully up to the third pitch. Good bit of ice.
Watty - AltLd O/S - 18/Dec/07 with A.Watt

Climbed a variation on left up a nice wee icefall followed by a narrowish gully. There was a lot of solid ice, especially on the first pitch, probably gradeII.
Alexander123 - AltLd O/S - 18/Dec/07 with Nicholas Watt

Hidden - AltLd - 18/Dec/07

First ice lead
Protheroe - AltLd O/S - 17/Dec/07 with Douglas Hamilton

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Dec/07

Good ice pitches on 1 & 2. Clare led top pitch, which was lean.
Cardi - Lead O/S - 17/Dec/07 with Clare D

Variation start.
alan.rodger - Lead rpt - 17/Dec/07 with elaine rodger

Brown - Solo O/S - 15/Dec/07 with Andy Hobbs

Hidden - Solo - 15/Dec/07

adw07 - AltLd - 09/Dec/07 with Mark Jarvie

Sandy P - Lead - Dec/07 with Chris Plant

wilchivs - Lead O/S - Dec/07 with Jon Bleiker

Led the first pitch as my first Grade II lead, then lazily let Jon do the rest. Good fun, nice route.
annabel hodges - AltLd - Dec/07 with Jon Bleiker

Lois - Lead - Dec/07 with Sarah Joyce (Crumbles)

ShaneHoubart - Solo - Dec/07

hilled101 - Dec/07

lizannday - 2nd - Dec/07 with Gareth the very welsh

Hidden - Solo O/S - 25/Nov/07

decs - Solo - 25/Nov/07

There was one or two moments when a rope would have been nice! a good route none the less.
Bokonon - Solo O/S - 31/Mar/07 with Dave

smiler - Solo - 31/Mar/07 with Bokonon

Hidden - AltLd - 24/Mar/07

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Mar/07

alan.rodger - Solo - 11/Mar/07

A nice little climb. Good gear below short crux. Snow was pretty poor. Climbed in 4 pitches.
Alec - AltLd - 07/Mar/07 with Pete Trudgill

simonw1 - AltLd O/S - Mar/07

MIC Training
Jamie B - Lead - Mar/07 with Neil Johnston, Tim Orr

tobydunford - Lead O/S - 23/Feb/07 with Lisa Paling

Hidden - AltLd - 23/Feb/07

lisapaling - 2nd β - 23/Feb/07 with Toby Dunford

MDowson - 2nd - 18/Feb/07 with Rosie shaw / Karl Wood

Led first two pitches of right hand start. First Pitch of water ice was excellent, second pitch over bulge was probably easy grade III.
Jamie Light - AltLd - 17/Feb/07 with Matt Griffin

Hidden - AltLd - 17/Feb/07

furry - Lead O/S - 14/Feb/07

dpe - 2nd - 13/Feb/07 with Paul D

First winter climb - actually went up inbetween the goat track and point five. good fun, not too steep, gorgeous bright sunny day. Grins all round.
Al Davidson - 2nd O/S - 03/Feb/07 with Lisa Woo

Woodiee - 2nd O/S - Feb/07 with Rosie Shaw

akhughes - Solo O/S - Feb/07

glenmore guinea pig. good climb
andy hunter - 2nd - Feb/07

Very thin only ice we found was on the wall at the start of the second pitch, nice bit of mixed experience. ---------------------------------------- With a bit of hindsite regret doing it in these conditions, well unethical!
andymoin - AltLd O/S - 29/Jan/07 with Wilf

Hidden - AltLd - 21/Jan/07

gulley to the left of goat track, ungraded
littledave - 08/Jan/07 with Phillipa Petingill, Neil Mackie

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Jan/07

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Jan/07

Andy Barwell - Solo - Jan/07

sir - AltLd O/S - Jan/07 with Alan McDonald

al99 - Lead O/S - Jan/07 with Martina Zandonella

martinazando - 2nd O/S - Jan/07 with Al Benson

Richard White - 2007

Hidden - 2007

timmy-ts - 2007

Hidden - 2007

Greg Boswell - Lead O/S - 2007 with Peter Boswell

dave657 - AltLd O/S - 19/Dec/06 with Steve

Alastair MacSween - Solo - 17/Dec/06

Dave led crux.
JdotP - AltLd O/S - Dec/06 with Dave Lovelady

Hidden - AltLd - Dec/06

overexposure - Solo O/S - 26/Nov/06 with LB

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 22/Nov/06

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 22/Nov/06

Hidden - AltLd - 29/Apr/06

Captain Solo - Solo - 02/Apr/06

Tom Last - AltLd - Mar/06 with dcraig

did as an assent, well easy
Adam Humphreys - AltLd - 24/Feb/06 with Joe m

sam coward - Lead O/S - 21/Feb/06 with Helen

bit lean think we might have deviated onto western rib.
jameshk - Lead - 11/Feb/06 with zoe

Stuart Macfarlane - AltLd - 11/Feb/06 with Dave M, Anne-Marie

Shaw Brown - Lead - Feb/06 with Andrew

johnboy3987 - Solo O/S - Feb/06

Had to bial afer 2nd pitch due to weather changing. Good day but shame the weather turned.
griffter - AltLd - Feb/06 with doigman

ryan_naked24 - Feb/06

stokesrees - Lead - 12/Jan/06 with Thomas Beutenmeuller

SteveM - AltLd - 08/Jan/06 with Keith

Si dH - Lead O/S - 07/Jan/06 with Tom Lambert

Great route although a little short as after the first two pitches climbing was easy. Nice crux section on the second pitch.
Big Lee - AltLd O/S - 07/Jan/06 with Gregory Nunn

jazzyjackson - AltLd O/S - 02/Jan/06 with Tully

al99 - AltLd O/S - Jan/06 with Joe Spoor

theflyingpaddy - 2006

Hidden - AltLd - 2006

dthomson - 2006 with mary

dangates - 2006 with Neil

CurlyStevo - AltLd - 2006

Alastair MacSween - Solo - 08/Dec/05

Hidden - 04/Dec/05

gripped01 - Lead O/S - Mar/05 with Dan Graves, Rimon Than

Chris Plewa - AltLd O/S - Feb/05

Hidden - AltLd - Feb/05

I led the second pitch. High wind, bad weather and poor vis but cracking climb! Lots of ice.
Rob Oram - AltLd O/S - 23/Jan/05 with Ramon Martin

Ramon Marin - AltLd O/S - 23/Jan/05 with Rob Oram

alicia - 2nd - Jan/05

Dangerous Dave - Lead O/S - 2005

Hidden - AltLd rpt - 2005

Tim W - AltLd rpt - 31/Dec/04 with Mark Eaton, Darren Miller

Hidden - AltLd - Nov/04

francois - Lead - 30/Mar/04 with Lorna

Hidden - 2nd - 30/Mar/04

Hidden - Lead - 20/Feb/04

tallthinmonkey - Lead - Feb/04 with Ewan Paterson

Alastair MacSween - Solo - 17/Jan/04

Stone Muppet - 2004

Jamie Simpson - AltLd O/S - 2004 with Andy Munro

rossn - Solo - 2004

Lead the final (easy) pitch- first ever winter lead
dave657 - 2nd O/S - Dec/03

mikeyjbs - 2nd O/S - Dec/03

mrtom - AltLd O/S - 18/Mar/03 with Ben Williams

Led a longish first section, including the short steep step. Good fun.
Andy Clarke - AltLd O/S - 16/Mar/03 with Tommo, Alex

Hidden - Lead - 13/Mar/03

Hidden - Lead - Mar/03

Hidden - AltLd - 16/Feb/03

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Feb/03

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Jan/03

mike.moss - AltLd O/S - 2003

Hidden - Solo rpt - 31/Dec/02

jamie ward - Lead O/S - 13/Mar/02 with John Howes

crowberry gully - 10/Mar/02 with Ross McGibbon

Hidden - 2nd - Mar/02

djking1983 - Lead - 14/Feb/02 with Dave Frid

Hidden - Lead rpt - Feb/02

timharrison - Lead O/S - 2002 with Jamie, Matt, John

Tarquin - 2002

Alastair MacSween - Solo - 01/Apr/01

Hidden - Lead - 28/Mar/01

Dave Kerr - Lead - 03/Mar/01 with Jill Kerr

steveP - AltLd O/S - Mar/01 with Frank Popham

malc - AltLd - 23/Feb/01 with RL

Hidden - Feb/01

Stuart Macfarlane - AltLd - Jan/01 with Roddy

ArnaudG - 2001

joe king - 2001

abbeywall - AltLd - Mar/00 with K

John Pickles - Lead O/S - 24/Feb/00 with John Short

Alastair MacSween - Solo - 19/Feb/00

Hidden - Feb/00

Alastair MacSween - Solo - 17/Jan/00

Alastair MacSween - Solo - 11/Jan/00

Hidden - 2000

Dave Heaton - AltLd - 2000

Gman - AltLd O/S - Apr/99 with Carl

Hidden - Lead O/S - Feb/99

jl - AltLd O/S - 10/Jan/99 with Pippa

Tarquin - 1999

Hidden - Solo - 31/Dec/98

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 29/Dec/98

Hidden - 2nd - 03/Feb/98

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 20/Dec/97

Richard Weller - AltLd - 23/Nov/96 with Andrew Mallinson, Alec Keith

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 04/Feb/96

whispering nic - Solo - Feb/96 with Al Reid

colinakmc - Feb/96 with Dave Park

Hidden - 01/Feb/95

Hidden - Lead - 1995

Andy Say - Lead - 01/Jan/94

followed by Martin Akhirst. Done before
David Smith - Solo - 09/Jan/93

tlr - 2nd - 08/Apr/91 with Roger

Hidden - AltLd - 27/Mar/91

Yourlead - AltLd - 10/Nov/89 with Graham Penny

Mickdenali - 1989 with Steve Thomas

mark-abz - Solo - 20/Feb/88 with Andy W

Hidden - AltLd - Jan/88

dodders - AltLd - 23/Feb/87 with Simon L

Hidden - Feb/87

Ghastly Rubberfeet - Solo - 1986

Bob - Solo O/S - 04/Mar/84

Tony Prendergast - Feb/84 with Chris Foster

John Marsland - Lead - 25/Mar/82 with Dave Soles

Hidden - Solo - 1982

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Voting
Total votes cast 154
hard II/III0 of 80
II/III0 of 80
easy II/III38 of 80
hard II10 of 80
II29 of 80
easy II2 of 80
hard I/II1 of 80
I/II0 of 80
easy I/II0 of 80
3 Stars2 of 74
2 Stars34 of 74
1 Star36 of 74
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Style of ascent

Soloed87 of 558 (15.6%)
Lead102 of 558 (18.3%)
Followed85 of 558 (15.2%)
Alt Leads204 of 558 (36.6%)
Unknown80 of 558 (14.3%)

'Climbed'304 of 558 (54.5%)
clean O/S228 of 558 (40.9%)
clean β3 of 558 (0.5%)
clean rpt22 of 558 (3.9%)
dnf1 of 558 (0.2%)