Salamander Gully** III 4
[james burt about to lead the steeper bit of salamander gully..., 2 kb]150m. No description has been contributed for this climb.
KV Crocket, JAP Hutchinson 25/Jul/1976

Photo: james burt about to lead the steeper bit of salamander gully... © oly leask
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This climb is in 57 logbooks, and on 14 wishlists.

Some pretty steep ice to be found going direct.
MonkeyDawson - Lead O/S - 24/Jan/15 with Shona

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Jan/15

Repeat for me. Great route, with a small section of grade V-ish ice if u want it.
glaramara - Lead rpt - 24/Jan/15 with Mau mau, james

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 22/Jan/15

Loose powder at the bottom, ice mostly good for the middle pitches.
JackM92 - AltLd O/S - 21/Jan/15

Quite a lot of powder on route making progress hard work at times, nice ice in the middle section, although a bit thin and steep making it tough for the grade.
baileyswalk - AltLd O/S - 18/Jan/15 with Jonny

Ice very 'boomy' though it is April! Good route for a short day
Lawrie Brand - Lead O/S - 06/Apr/13 with Sarah Laing

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 06/Apr/13

sleeplessjb - AltLd O/S - 02/Apr/13 with oly leask

Main icefall a bit thin and hollow, took a line up the left hand side as this seemed more solid
oliverk - Lead O/S - 02/Feb/13 with Sarah Moorhouse

Conditions were good weatherwise but not otherwise. The ice pitch looked good but on close acquaintance proved to be hollow, loose, detached and generally unclimbable. Forget it until thaw and refreeze.
furbrow - AltLd - 18/Jan/13 with Bruce McC

Great climb, nice ice on crux pitch, bomber ice screw placements.
Pete23 - AltLd - 05/Feb/12 with Davie

Hidden - 2nd - 05/Feb/12

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

johannes - Solo O/S - 03/Feb/12

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

Led the ice pitch.
Brendan - AltLd O/S - 18/Dec/10 with Paul

Hidden - AltLd - 04/Dec/10

Pitched 1 pitch, felt good
rclarke - Lead O/S - 23/Feb/10 with Don

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Feb/10

Led 1st and 3rd pitch. Seconded ice pitch. Found top section of ice pitch hard going. Had to put all my weight on my axe placements to get up it. Couldnt have led it. Enjoyed it though. Perfect sunny day.
climberuk - AltLd O/S - 21/Feb/10 with Novice

James B - 21/Feb/10 with Nick

Adi Hooper - AltLd - 20/Feb/10 with Roger Ward

Stunning weather, lovely climb - not hard, but not easy either, ice was good, interesting climb, slightly chopped but not as bad as some climbs. Empty corrie, ideal route on the way South.
Bokonon - AltLd O/S - 19/Feb/10 with Dave

jshields - Lead - 19/Feb/10 with Ed James

smiler - AltLd - 19/Feb/10 with Bokonon

Hidden - 2nd - 18/Feb/10

Straight forward apart from the short tech 4 section
Big Lee - Solo O/S - 18/Feb/10 with Mark Torrance, Dan Moore

A bit unbalanced; one steep step but mostly plodding.
Jamie B - AltLd - 17/Feb/10 with Isi Oakley

isi_o - AltLd - 17/Feb/10 with Jamie Bankhead

jack_eadie - AltLd - 03/Feb/10

JasonK - Feb/10 with Euan Boyd

Novice - AltLd - Feb/10

robertmichaeladams - AltLd - 23/Jan/10 with Joe

shugsan - AltLd O/S - 10/Jan/10 with Jason King

climbed in 2 pitches.
glaramara - AltLd - 09/Jan/10 with john dale

led second pitch. Heavy snow between the ice
abbeywall - AltLd - 09/Jan/10 with K, FM

Mowglee - AltLd O/S - 03/Jan/10 with Sean

Hidden - AltLd dnf - 02/Jan/10

colinthrelfall - 2010

Jacks20 - AltLd - 2010 with Neil Wightwick

morsy - AltLd - 28/Dec/09 with gerhard mors

Jamie Goodwin - AltLd - 02/Dec/09 with Timmy

harder rocky 1st pitch bit wet! slushy ice
Billy Walker - Bad Seller - AltLd O/S - 12/Feb/09 with Martian, my bestest bud

a bit of a plod low down, but improved at main ice pitch, loads of blue ice, though bits were brittle, wide enough that the route could be easily wandered on to find the best line...turfy finish though...
alan wilson - Solo - 09/Feb/09

Awesome first real winter lead.
MonkeyDawson - AltLd O/S - 08/Feb/09 with Duanne

Hidden - AltLd - 01/Feb/09

lawrenceK - Jan/09

thebat - 2nd - Dec/08 with Ontour

Hidden - Solo O/S - 04/Mar/06

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Mar/06

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 20/Feb/00

Stuart the postie - Solo - 1998

Hidden - 01/Feb/97

Stuart the postie - 25/Dec/95 with Scott Muir

Dave Kerr - Lead - Jan/94 with Iain Martin

alkira - 2nd - 18/Feb/91 with bruce goodlad, kerry atkey

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