Rockfax Description
137m. The left hand of the two grooves, climb bulging ice to easy angled snow followed by a short but very steep ice pitch Visible from below. Move left over easier ground before trending right to belay below a groove in a small couloir. Climb the groove above moving left over mixed ground at the icicles, a short icy groove leads to easier ground trend diagonally right to the top. © Rockfax

FA. B. Jenkins, and Party 1978

Ticklists: Cold Climbs.

tumbling wizard ?/Feb/14 Solo
yesbutnobutyesbut ??/2014 -
Pohil 27/Mar/13 Lead

Good ice on pitch one, second pitch is mixed 5 with little ice, third pitch is grade 3 snow, fourth pitch, the crack did not have any ice and was not in condition, the grove next to it is solid 4 with partially frozen turf, pitch five, easy snow to the top. A lot of snow on pitches three-five made it very difficult to find placements. Excellent alpine climb with awesome views!

6aPunter ??/2013 -
Hidden 04/Feb/12 AltLd O/S
Hidden 08/Jan/11 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2011 -
searla 11/Feb/10 Lead O/S
with Sarp
Hidden ??/2010 Lead
Pete Graham ?/Feb/09 Lead
Hidden ?/Mar/08 AltLd O/S
adamwesthead ?/Jan/01 AltLd O/S

Felt very hard and pretty scary. There was a steep vertical section. Dont think it was in a great condition. We found out after that the body of a fallen walker was found on one of the belay ledges the following summer...

with Hoult
Sean Kelly ?/Feb/91 Solo
Hidden ?/Aug/90 -
Hidden ?/Aug/90 -
stuart58 12/Apr/89 Solo
Hidden 29/Mar/80 Lead
Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Jonathan Spooner, Hidden, iksander
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