Cust's Gully** I
[Cust's Gully, Great End, 2 kb]310m. May give a couple of little steps in early season. Can be used as an alternative descent. © ROCKFAX
FA. Cust and Party 1880

Photo: Cust's Gully, Great End © CathS
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This climb is in 295 logbooks, and on 13 wishlists.

Fentonio - Solo dnf - 13/Dec/14 with Ben Brady

Banked out, snow melting rapidly. Steep exit. No ice at the step below the chockstone.
MartF - Solo β - 29/Mar/14 with Ash

Andrew Holden - Solo - 23/Feb/14

1st winter gully, sharp hail n stiff breeze on the summits
Richie Torrance - Solo - 22/Feb/14

first winter gully of the year
Montane Moore - Solo O/S - 22/Feb/14

Hidden - Solo - 2014

Hidden - Solo O/S - 15/Apr/13

Hidden - Solo - 08/Apr/13

Fantastic Climb
lawsimpo03 - Solo - 07/Apr/13

In descent
Gav Parker - Solo - 06/Apr/13

in descent
Wesley Orvis - Solo - 06/Apr/13 with gav parker

In descent.
net - Solo - 06/Apr/13 with George

WillCass - Solo - 06/Apr/13 with Si

landy813 - Solo - 06/Apr/13

with skew gill. outstanding day out
no_more_scotch_eggs - 06/Apr/13 with iain

Pohil - Solo O/S - 04/Apr/13

Hidden - AltLd - 04/Apr/13

Hidden - Solo O/S - 03/Apr/13

Hidden - Solo - 03/Apr/13

bonoid - Solo - 03/Apr/13 with Halroberts87

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Apr/13

Down-climb to get to Window.
Andy27 - Solo O/S - 02/Apr/13 with Simon Gee

Hidden - Solo - 02/Apr/13

dkd - Lead O/S - Apr/13 with Al

Hidden - Solo - 31/Mar/13

Descent route
clint87 - Solo - 31/Mar/13

good condition though seen a lot of traffic
Joby - Solo O/S - 31/Mar/13

seriously banked out and easy.
Wesley Orvis - Solo - 30/Mar/13

up and down
mfisher - Solo O/S - 28/Mar/13 with Callum Greaves, Matthew Breakell

Hidden - Solo O/S - 28/Mar/13

matty123 - Solo O/S - 28/Mar/13 with Callum Greaves, fish

Used as a descent. The route was banked out with firm snow. I down climbed using front points for most of it.
waiting for snow - Solo O/S - 13/Mar/13

Descent
petegunn - Solo - 06/Mar/13

Descent
Matt Reed - Solo - 04/Mar/13

SteveM - Solo - 02/Mar/13

gnospellius - Solo - 02/Mar/13

my first solo gully, great for starters!
jaqs - 02/Mar/13

al jackson - Mar/13

Hidden - Solo - Mar/13

descent, banked out - chockstone nowhere to be found this time
lithos - 28/Feb/13 with Puma

Down climbed after going up window gully. Easy going, lots of neve and massive buckets for the feet.
Puma - Solo - 28/Feb/13

biggianthead - Solo - 28/Feb/13 with G

Hidden - Solo - 27/Feb/13

Hidden - Solo - 24/Feb/13

Hidden - Solo O/S - 24/Feb/13

DSM - Solo - 23/Feb/13

Hidden - Solo - 23/Feb/13

Used as descent after Window Gully, which was in perfect condition.
carlh - Solo - 22/Feb/13 with michaelb1

After Skew Gill, full of hard snow, virtually a neve ladder.
P Rogers - 21/Feb/13 with Sue, matty

Hidden - Solo - 18/Feb/13

Hidden - Solo O/S - 17/Feb/13

W
paulh.0776 - Solo O/S - 17/Feb/13 with Nigel Black

Hidden - Solo - 12/Feb/13

Hidden - Solo - 02/Feb/13

fairly solid snow, steps all the way up, steeper bit beneath the chock block covered, hardest bit was below the actual gully.
danceswithcats - Solo - 02/Feb/13

Alpine conditions
greeny15358 - Solo O/S - 02/Feb/13

Samuel Wainwright - Solo O/S - 19/Jan/13

landy813 - Solo - 2013

6aPunter - 2013

Hidden - Solo O/S - 13/Dec/12

down and under the boulder/chockstone- fun
lithos - 13/Dec/12 with Puma

Down climbed, some not very dignified pics of my exit after squeezing under the chockstone in the middle!
Puma - 13/Dec/12 with Rob Stone

Descent, had to squeeze through under the boulder : )
petegunn - Solo - 12/Dec/12

r_o_b_h2 - Solo - 12/Dec/12

Simonfarfaraway - Solo - 12/Dec/12

Hidden - Solo - 11/Dec/12

Twice in descent, fun squeezing under the lower chockstone.
freemanTom (Guildford MC) - Solo - 10/Dec/12 with Jason Wood

williamsd79 - Solo - 08/Dec/12

Hidden - Solo - Nov/12

somethingelse - Solo - May/12 with Anna

mightybobbins - 19/Feb/12

Wesley Orvis - Solo - 19/Feb/12

chili-d - 19/Feb/12

Better conditions than expected with a couple of iced up rock steps adding to the route. John and Beccys first winter ascent...with the steps felt like Hard I
Simnel - Solo - 19/Feb/12 with Beccy, John H, Ian, Mark

Liked it that much i did it twice.
IanHope - Solo O/S - 19/Feb/12 with mark dunn, John L

Jaime Mitchell - Lead O/S - 18/Feb/12

Thawing (at 9AM)
DSM - Solo - 12/Feb/12

Hidden - 12/Feb/12

kyaizawa - Solo - 11/Feb/12 with Sarah Acheson, Mike Mason, Luke Cullum

lcullum7 - Solo O/S - 11/Feb/12 with Sarah Acheson, Mike Mason, Ky Aizawa

Hidden - Solo rpt - 08/Feb/12

BelleVedere - Solo - 06/Feb/12 with Neil Cq, Mark Eddy

Hidden - Solo - 04/Feb/12

Hidden - Feb/12

dellboy - Solo O/S - 29/Jan/12 with Graham Braithwaite

Dan P 123 - Solo - 17/Dec/11 with Stu_Brown

Hidden - Solo - 17/Dec/11

Andy Hudson - 2nd - 10/Dec/11 with Sue Keinhorst, Dick Winslow

would make easy winter climb when gulley full of consolidated snow. at time I did it it was a running river of hail stones. Note: if not full of snow there a 2 difficult steps, 1 half way and 1 at the very top. a good sheltered climb in west winds
pass and peak - Solo O/S - 06/Dec/11

waiting for snow - Solo - Dec/11

Completely banked out but pretty good snow quality and completely untrodden. A great bonus to our day out!
jonny taylor - Solo O/S - 13/Mar/11 with Andy B

ablackett - Solo O/S - 13/Mar/11 with Jonny

Hidden - Solo dnf - 19/Feb/11

nickcj - Solo - 08/Feb/11

ccraigg22 - Solo O/S - 05/Feb/11 with John Gallant, Paul Murdy

pmurdy - Solo rpt - 05/Feb/11 with john gallant, Craig Towers

Gallant - Solo O/S - 05/Feb/11 with Paul Murdy, Craig Towers

Wesley Orvis - Solo - 05/Feb/11

joe.91 - Solo rpt - 30/Jan/11 with Olli Crudge

Hidden - Solo O/S - 30/Jan/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 30/Jan/11

stouffer - Solo - 30/Jan/11 with Deb

descended
Olli-C - Solo - 30/Jan/11 with Joe Dobson

Hidden - Solo - 30/Jan/11

alidixon - AltLd O/S - 29/Jan/11 with Rob

wildrover220 - AltLd O/S - 29/Jan/11 with Ali Dixon

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

Marq - Solo O/S - 29/Jan/11 with Steve Farmer (HMC - CIC), Jon Moulding

Jonny M - Solo O/S - 29/Jan/11 with Steve Farmer, Mark Beecher

Hidden - Solo - 28/Jan/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 28/Jan/11

Simnel - Solo - 23/Jan/11 with Mark, Tony S

Anthony1 - Solo - 23/Jan/11 with Mark D, John L

My very first winter climb. Grade One gully. Used axes and crampons for the first time.
dakidunn - Solo O/S - 23/Jan/11

Hidden - Solo - 09/Jan/11

in descent, twice, with peri, completely banked out, no steps
lithos - Solo - 07/Jan/11

descent route
pebbles - Solo - 07/Jan/11 with rob

Hidden - Solo - 06/Jan/11

Hidden - Solo - 06/Jan/11

Hidden - Solo - 03/Jan/11

Jack Loftus - Solo - 03/Jan/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 03/Jan/11

heeeding dooooon
Timo Austino - 03/Jan/11 with Nats

Climbed in descent.
Karlos - Solo - 03/Jan/11

in descent
r_o_b_h2 - 03/Jan/11

Gav Parker - Solo - 02/Jan/11

George Ormerod - Solo O/S - 02/Jan/11 with Clare W

Simnel - Solo - 02/Jan/11 with Tony S

mark20 - Solo O/S - 02/Jan/11

Hidden - Solo - 02/Jan/11

Anthony1 - Solo - 02/Jan/11 with John L

tiga271 - Solo - 02/Jan/11 with mark20

Roger Cruse - Solo O/S - 02/Jan/11 with Kris, Mark, George & Clare

myoung - Solo - 02/Jan/11

Matt Reed - Solo - 01/Jan/11

alfonsobonzo - Solo - Jan/11

adie84 - 2011

joe king - Lead O/S - 31/Dec/10 with dan towns

DanT - 2nd O/S - 31/Dec/10 with Paul Rowlands

indigostarlight - Solo - 30/Dec/10 with Cat Hingley

Hidden - Solo - 23/Dec/10

Hidden - Solo - 20/Dec/10

tom_holdsworth - Solo - 20/Dec/10 with Tom Richards

JRae - Solo - 19/Dec/10 with Steve J

Descent twice.
joeydurkin - Solo - 18/Dec/10 with Jockey

soloed down
John Pickles - Solo O/S - 13/Dec/10 with Zac Poulton

Hidden - Solo O/S - 13/Dec/10

Descent route
Dave Mason - Solo O/S - 13/Dec/10 with Adam Gill

Hidden - 13/Dec/10

Down climbed it.
Adi Hooper - Solo - 12/Dec/10

Down climbed it (again!)
Adi Hooper - Solo - 12/Dec/10

Nice and easy. Super firm snow after the previous day's thaw and refreeze.
CathS - Solo O/S - 12/Dec/10 with John Armitage, Norbert, Dave Clark

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Mungo Shuntobox - Solo - 12/Dec/10

Anthony1 - Solo - 12/Dec/10 with Alan, Peter M

Dan0Me - Solo - 09/Dec/10

joe.91 - Solo O/S - 01/Dec/10 with Ant Eccles

tom heaney - Solo O/S - Dec/10

Used as a descent
nmoysey - Solo - Dec/10 with Trev

Hidden - Solo - Dec/10

alan barnes - Solo - 04/Apr/10 with Jo, sam d

Hidden - Solo - 04/Apr/10

Descent
DSM - Solo - 13/Mar/10 with Andy Gittins

Allan Young - Solo O/S - 13/Mar/10

Hidden - 13/Mar/10

Ann S - 2nd - 11/Mar/10 with Craig Quirk

Hidden - 09/Mar/10

wildbill - Solo - 08/Mar/10

Rob Rocket - Solo - 06/Mar/10 with Dave Wearing

Dave Wearing - Solo - 06/Mar/10 with Rocket

Hidden - Lead - Mar/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 28/Feb/10

ed woods - 28/Feb/10 with Phil

Hidden - Solo - 20/Feb/10

Rosie Henstock - Solo O/S - 20/Feb/10 with Tom Green

bjlsmith - Solo - 20/Feb/10 with Su and SMC

TGreen - Solo O/S - 20/Feb/10 with Harry Thorpe, Rosie Henstock

Ed Throp - Solo O/S - 20/Feb/10 with joe noake

Harry Thorpe - Solo O/S - 20/Feb/10 with Rosie, TGreen

Hidden - Solo O/S - 19/Feb/10

AMarchant - Solo - 19/Feb/10 with Stu Air, Drew Kelly

Hidden - Solo - 18/Feb/10

petegunn - Solo - 17/Feb/10 with Davina

Hidden - Solo O/S - 17/Feb/10

Hidden - Solo - 13/Feb/10

stouffer - Solo - 13/Feb/10

Eddie1234 - Solo O/S - 13/Feb/10 with Tom Martienssen

jinphotographer - AltLd - 13/Feb/10

Jan Hotar - Lead O/S - 13/Feb/10

Gav Parker - Lead - 13/Feb/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 11/Feb/10

Descent route
Bobby Gilbert - Solo O/S - 07/Feb/10 with Robin Beadle

In decent, twice.
The Mountain Goat - Solo rpt - 06/Feb/10

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

banked out, descent after walk across the tops
lithos - 06/Feb/10 with julie

Used in descent, very lumpy, clingy snow caused me to slip head first down it before i arrested under the arch. Little bit scarey!
Zoomer - Solo - 04/Feb/10

Hidden - Feb/10

Tarquin - Feb/10

quirky - Solo O/S - Feb/10 with Ann S

jason - Solo - Feb/10 with Eddy, eddy and dan

Shuttsie - Feb/10 with Andrea Sales

Went up with a walking party in easy snow.
AndrewShanks - Solo β - 31/Jan/10 with Neil Cranston, Martina, Lucian, Adrian Heath, Tim Catterall, Neil Morbey, Eva Diran

Climbed in descent. Snow ladder throughout.
Karlos - Solo O/S - 31/Jan/10

Gav Parker - Solo - 31/Jan/10

pmurdy - Lead - 31/Jan/10

In descent.
d80f0u - Solo - 31/Jan/10

Hidden - Solo rpt - 30/Jan/10

Chris Harding - Solo O/S - 30/Jan/10 with Paul Lester

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

Hidden - Solo - 30/Jan/10

Hidden - Solo - 27/Jan/10

Richard Flynn & Phil Hook
Neil Conway - Solo O/S - 27/Jan/10

Hidden - Solo - 26/Jan/10

John Kettle - 26/Jan/10

Hidden - Solo - 25/Jan/10

Descent
Adam1973 - Solo O/S - 24/Jan/10 with Jon Lury

Down climbed it
Adi Hooper - Solo - 24/Jan/10 with Dave Rogers

ollyroberts - Solo - 24/Jan/10

Hidden - Solo - 23/Jan/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Jan/10

dave josling - 2nd RP - 23/Jan/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 22/Jan/10

Hidden - Solo - 08/Jan/10

Follow on from Skew Gill with Dave & Phil as part of warm up for Scotland
Briwi - Solo O/S - 03/Jan/10

LRB - Solo O/S - 03/Jan/10 with Dave Pilgrim, Mike Gray

djmarko75 - Solo - Jan/10

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - Solo O/S - 30/Dec/09

Hotdog
Roch - Solo - 30/Dec/09 with MRT

The Mountain Goat - Solo O/S - 28/Dec/09

Tom Vivian - Solo - Dec/09 with Paul Barlow

Hidden - Solo O/S - 08/Sep/09

Dave Wearing - Lead - 15/Mar/09 with Chrissy.

Gav Parker - 08/Mar/09

stev1e.wilso - Solo - 15/Feb/09 with Tom

What a quality scenic bumslide on nice powder!
andrewbooth1000 - Solo - 11/Feb/09 with Mark Moore

Hidden - Solo O/S - 08/Feb/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - 07/Feb/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - 07/Feb/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - 07/Feb/09

BenJacobs - Solo O/S - 07/Feb/09 with Don, Steve and Tim

Hidden - Solo O/S - 07/Feb/09

Hidden - Lead - 07/Feb/09

Iain Thow - Solo - 05/Feb/09

Deako - Solo - 04/Feb/09

Hidden - Solo - 01/Feb/09

In descent. How much snow! Could not even see the three rock/ice steps.
jimorothy - Solo - 24/Jan/09 with Rachel Crolla

bazpearson - Solo O/S - 22/Jan/09 with luke armitage, miles, rob, ash

Simnel - Solo - 2009 with Pete Middleton

Hidden - Solo O/S - 14/Dec/08

Hidden - 2nd - 14/Dec/08

In descent - rocky steps required guile. Can see it as grade 2 - but soft snow means a soft landing.
jimorothy - Solo - 07/Dec/08 with Scott Barnett

Dave Latimer - Solo - Dec/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - Feb/08

kenneM - AltLd - Feb/08

Sean Kelly - 2008

twice, in descent
Simon Caldwell - Solo - 22/Mar/06 with Rob and Carmen

Hidden - Lead - Mar/06

John Kettle - AltLd - 2006

Excellent ice but no snow made this feel easily like Grade II
nmwr - Solo - Feb/05

No snow but good ice made it feel like top end grade II
Somerset swede basher - Solo O/S - Jan/05 with Nick Roberts, Linus Whitmarsh and Ben Hedley

John Brayshaw - AltLd rpt - 18/Jan/04 with Chris

biggianthead - 17/Jan/04 with T

lordyosch - 2nd - 2004

Hidden - Solo - 10/Jan/03

Phil West - AltLd O/S - 16/Mar/02 with David Atherton

beermonkey - Solo - Jan/02 with paul

Used it as a descent route
adamwesthead - Solo O/S - Jan/01 with Hoult

John Brayshaw - AltLd O/S - 30/Dec/00 with Chris

Hidden - Solo O/S - Feb/00

petegunn - Solo - 2000

Hidden - 1998

Hidden - AltLd - 16/Feb/96

EddieA - Solo - 18/Feb/95

ed woods - 1995 with Rob, Claire & Winnick

BenTiffin - Solo - Feb/94 with David Tiffin

biggianthead - Solo - 09/Jan/94

craig h - Solo O/S - Feb/91

malc - Solo - 12/Jan/91 with DW

stuart58 - Solo - 12/Apr/89

Hidden - Solo - 28/Feb/88

biggianthead - 22/Mar/87 with G

Summer!
JohnHutch - Solo - Jul/86

Martin Haworth - Solo - Feb/86

Hidden - Solo - 05/Jan/85

Hidden - 1985

Descent
Mark Kemball - Solo - 02/Jan/83 with Richard Alexander

biggianthead - Solo - 11/Dec/82

Hidden - Solo - 16/Feb/80

Hidden - AltLd - 02/Jan/77

Nigel Bond - AltLd - 02/Jan/77 with Tony Cuddy

Paul Clarke - AltLd - 1976 with FMC

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 24/Dec/73

solo
pneame - 10/Feb/73

Dave Musgrove - AltLd - 04/Jan/70 with Andy Wild

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