Backdoor Gully* II
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This climb is in 24 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

Not much in condition so went up this, easy until final rope length when gully blocked by big overhang. Traversed up and left on steep turf to top out near top of Diagonal
MrRiley - AltLd O/S - 30/Jan/15 with Debbie Lee

Hidden - AltLd - 30/Jan/15

Ice was lean on Diagonal Gully so climbed this instead. Felt relatively straight forward and not bad for a grade II. Maybe it was more banked out than usual.
Ross L - Solo O/S - 10/Mar/13 with Robert F

ice on Diagonal was poor so went up this, stripped out a lot and ended up on a precarious ledge in the middle of the final headwall, abbed off and descended the rest of the gully
punj - Solo - 01/Mar/13 with john meechan

Hidden - Mar/13

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

In Descent afteer climbing Diagonal Gully (dodgy snow above the basin)
Yourlead - Solo - 02/Feb/13 with Graham Penny

In descent from the Basin after climbing Diagonal Gully
Yourlead - Solo - 31/Jan/13 with Paul Freeman, Graham Penny

Not in very good conditon: lean and melting
DundeeDave - AltLd O/S - 16/Dec/12 with Ewan Gourlay

Pete Barker - Lead O/S - 07/Feb/12 with Lizzie

Strarted here then turned onto the top half of diagonal gully
rugbydick - 03/Feb/12

Started on backdoor gully but found ourself's topping out on the finish to diagonal gully which was interesting with one axe! Summited Driesh
stufish - AltLd - Feb/12 with Rusty

crookachili - AltLd - 28/Jan/12 with Jev

jev - AltLd O/S - 28/Jan/12 with Reuben

Hidden - AltLd dnf - 2012

srwarrender - 2nd - Mar/09

Backed off the 3rd pitch due to failing light
Thoms6974 - 2nd dnf - 15/Feb/09 with Kyle

Ben lad - 2003

Dirk Wallis - AltLd - Feb/01 with Grrr

Dave Heaton - AltLd - 2000

graeme gatherer - 2000

After Diagonal Gully came back and climbed initial icefall to the left of Backdoor Gully start at III 4
Yourlead - AltLd - 06/Feb/99 with Graham Penny

Niall B - AltLd - Dec/94

amcleish - 1983

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
StuMsg, Martin85

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