Fuselage Gully (Far West Gully)* II
[Above the propeller in Fuselage Gully.  It was nearly completely banked out, but a very short abseil was required., 2 kb]No description has been contributed for this climb.

Photo: Above the propeller in Fuselage Gully. It was nearly completely banked out, but a very short abseil was required. © Scomuir
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This climb is in 75 logbooks, and on 28 wishlists.

Phill_ Thompson - Solo - 02/Mar/14 with Kim Down, Chris Down, Lucy Prins

Early early start. Topped out at 6:30 to clearing clouds and a sunrise... Liathach next!
alexmcmillan - Solo O/S - 01/Mar/14 with Max Scherer

Banked out, Grade I
malone - Solo O/S - 08/Feb/14 with Andrew Dowsett, Andrew Appleby

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

Hidden - AltLd - 07/Feb/14

Hidden - 05/Feb/14

Aircraft wreckage pretty well buried.
JamesRoddie - Solo O/S - 30/Jan/14

went up to do west buttress, did about two pitch of it or two pitches of something then back into fuselage gully.
stuart34 - Solo - 30/Jan/14 with rog w, gary k

Buried up to aircraft. Grade 2
edmitchell - Solo O/S - 28/Jan/14

good snow in gully but the crux up to the aircraft was a bit thin- maybe III/IV for 5m ? Great day out
brianrunner - AltLd - 18/Jan/14 with mark robson, steve wells

Hidden - Solo - 05/Jan/14

Good snow in the gully but below the wreckage there was a pitch of grade III/IV! Soloed exept for the 4m crux.
Robertgiddy - Lead - 03/Jan/14

Hidden - 2014

Soloed up to where route branches left then lead from there. Great neve all the way. Nice route.
stephenmckenzie - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/13 with Callum Bland

Best artificial crux I could thing of!
Quallim - 2nd O/S - 09/Mar/13 with stephenmckenzie

peter.herd - Lead - 09/Mar/13 with Francesca

innes - Solo - 24/Feb/13 with Ruth

Stuzz - Solo O/S - 19/Feb/13 with Chris Hingly

Jamie B - Solo - 10/Feb/13 with Ruth Love

Narked4fun - Lead O/S - 2013 with Keith Bell

Moved together then I belayed Isolde up the crux. Mixed doubles mountaineering?
Roberttaylor - Lead O/S - 15/Dec/12 with Sarah Watts, Isolde, Stephen Rawlinson

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 15/Dec/12

Got to wreck. Was well difficult as I had no crampons! Went right instead so I'm gonna say not finished until I do the direct step there.
Chris Ellyatt - Solo dnf - 27/Apr/12

henning82 - Lead O/S - 29/Jan/12

johannes - 2nd O/S - 29/Jan/12

Pluto - Solo O/S - Jan/12 with Greg Muir, Chris McCann

Hidden - 2012

Rickrick - AltLd - Dec/11

Hidden - AltLd dnf - 12/Mar/11

Alastair MacSween - Lead - 05/Mar/11 with Graham Drinkwater

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 28/Feb/11

Bomber!
Bisset - AltLd β - 23/Feb/11 with Neil Pavey

tev - 22/Feb/11 with Alan B

Moved together except at the wreckage - made good use of the "bomber" belay!
Monkey_Alan - AltLd O/S - 22/Feb/11 with Thomas Vaughan

Forgot my crampons but luckily the snow was soft and I could kick steps.Easy going up to the plane wreckage,then a little steep step to make things interesting. Good runner around an old wheel and propeller if you dare use them.Interesting route
Stephanie R - Lead - 22/Feb/11 with James Bisset, Neil Pavey, Dave Milner

cliffy - 2nd - 21/Feb/11 with Debbie Roberts, Julian Prieto

Julian Prieto - AltLd O/S - 21/Feb/11 with Debbie Roberts, Ian Clifford

uncontrollable - Solo O/S - 21/Feb/11 with Max

Hidden - AltLd - 20/Feb/11

Hidden - Lead - 12/Feb/11

The step below the wreckage was pretty big and thinly iced so felt a bit more like II or III.
Steven Andrews - Lead O/S - 01/Jan/11 with James Howard

robertmichaeladams - Solo - 01/Jan/11

el cholo - Lead O/S - 01/Jan/11

PAJames - 2011

Interesting route purely for the wreckage and the fantastic view. Not a right lot of snow so the rock step below and to pass the Lancaster proved a little tricky for me at least.
jkarran - AltLd - 12/Dec/10 with Jim

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 12/Dec/10

peter fetlar - Solo - 12/Dec/10

tallthinmonkey - Solo O/S - 20/Feb/10 with Rafa

Triple Buttress was black, so pottered up this instead.
Neil Adams - Solo - 23/Jan/10 with Jim Higgins

jameshiggins - Solo - 23/Jan/10 with Neil Adams

Retreated into the gully after getting lost on steep ground on West Buttress. Good route for novelty value!
Mr.Billiams - Lead O/S - 28/Mar/09 with Russell & Steve

Hidden - Solo - 19/Feb/09

Soloed over the wreck of the aeroplane and belayed others, including anonymous 2 people.
masa-alpin - Solo O/S - 19/Feb/09 with Jenny J, Jon C, Sarah W, Claudia, Tom H

Telford's first winter route, did very well soloing the first bit up to the left branch. We then simil climbed the rest with only one we belay for the fuselage. Very nice for and easy gully with the wreckage(2m of tech 3/4) making the route.
andymoin - Lead O/S - 11/Feb/09 with telford

richiegarside - Jan/09 with Harry Ellis

broke out right and climbed Ceum Grannda due to lean conditions
Steven Andrews - 2nd O/S - 31/Dec/08 with Rich Garside

Hidden - Solo - 30/Dec/08

abbeywall - AltLd - 19/Apr/08

Dinger - Lead O/S - 22/Mar/08 with Rob McAllister

Plan B after East Buttress not in nick, wee detour up right to avoid queue(!) at propeller
Captain Solo - Solo - 22/Mar/08 with Mark

HamishD - Solo O/S - 21/Mar/08 with chris burn

JDSwain - Lead O/S - 18/Mar/08 with Ian Swain

crowberry gully - AltLd - 11/Mar/08 with Ross McGibbon

Ran away at wreckage due to poor snow
HIGHTOWER - AltLd dnf - 01/Mar/08 with Ali Moxon, Tim

buttresses completely bare and verglassed. only thing in nick. passing the wreck a short step of mixed tech 4 of 5m
French Erick - Solo - 19/Jan/08 with Dave Kerr

timharrison - Solo O/S - 19/Feb/07

b.hayley - AltLd - Feb/07

tomhull - Solo O/S - Feb/07 with dave thornley

timmy-ts - 2007

timmy-ts - 2007

Hidden - Solo - 04/Dec/05

mikecopp - Lead - 12/Feb/05 with Alex M

Classic Scottish Winter route, but in poor condition http://www.pardoes.nildram.co.uk/pages/torridon.htm
Steve Pardoe - 2nd - 09/Feb/02 with Robin Beadle (Guide), Steve Carr, Neil Sheldrake

malc - Solo - 19/Feb/01 with RL

first winter climb
niall_mac - Solo - Feb/96

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