Harrison's Climb Direct*** IV 4
[Pete on the first pitch of Harrison's direct, 2 kb]No description has been contributed for this climb.

Ticklists: 3 star Scottish winter.

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This climb is in 51 logbooks, and on 25 wishlists.

Ice cruddy in parts, very claggy snow. Shroud very noisy with melt water. 30 second heavy and fast wet snow slide right over Shroud, 4m left of last ice fall of Harrison's with debris clearly seen on approach apron below
buffalo606 - 04/Apr/15

Hidden - 2nd - 03/Apr/15

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 03/Apr/15

Hidden - AltLd - 03/Apr/15

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 17/Mar/15

Climbed with matt Stygall and ian
climber34neil - 16/Mar/15

Timothy Miller - AltLd O/S - 15/Mar/15 with John mckenna, Calumhicks

Harry Holmes - Solo O/S - 15/Mar/15

calumhicks - 2nd O/S - 15/Mar/15 with Tim Miller, John Mckenna

John McKenna - AltLd - 15/Mar/15 with calumhicks, Timothy Miller

peter neden - Lead - 15/Mar/15

Excellent. Bit drippy at the bottom.
olekemi - AltLd O/S - 14/Mar/15 with Ann M, Colwyn J

DundeeDave - AltLd - 14/Mar/15 with Pete (Ewan's pal)

davesa - AltLd - 14/Mar/15 with Dan Bailey

Uisdean hawthorn - AltLd O/S - 13/Mar/15 with Andy inglis

A Fantastic introduction to Ice Climbing on the Ben if the Weather is bad but the Ice is good.
Will Jerram - 2nd - 11/Mar/15

guy757 - 17/Feb/15 with Vic

Fantastic climb and great scenery... the Ben never dissappoints!
phil64 - Lead O/S - 17/Feb/15

Col Kingshott - 2nd - 17/Feb/15

Hidden - Lead - 16/Feb/15

Led easy pitches.
fuzzysheep01 - AltLd dog - 15/Feb/15 with Karl Stewart

Great route. P1 rather steep but all there. Belayed on questioanable ice bollard underneath soaring chandeliers of The Shroud. P2 short lived. P3 led by my second, who took rightwards trending gangway from the bottom of the true line of ice. P4 up open chimney to belay on snow fields. P5 long and occasionally challenging mixed climbing up LHS of buttress on loose rock. Turns out last 3 pitches correspond to P4/5/6 of Cousinade. Pitched out of snow bowl and all of the way up Ledge Route due to strong winds knocking us off our feet. Long (12 pitches all in) but satisfying day.
Karlos - Lead O/S - 15/Feb/15 with Joe Norris

RocKalina - AltLd - 14/Feb/15 with climberandy

fat and steep,very enjoyable
jaggy bunnet - AltLd - 14/Feb/15

Cracking route in great nick. Did last pitch of the Shroud before randomly finding our way to Ledge route. Well worth waiting in the queue
freemanTom - 2nd - 14/Feb/15 with Jason Wood

bullwinkle - AltLd O/S - 14/Feb/15 with Alan

stufish - AltLd O/S - 12/Feb/15 with Drew

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 12/Feb/15

GlennWatson - Solo - 12/Feb/15

morsy - 09/Feb/15 with gerhard mors

morsg - 2nd - 09/Feb/15 with Stephan Mors

luckyjim - AltLd - 08/Feb/15 with D Helm

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 03/Feb/15

Gibbo - AltLd - 24/Jan/15 with Rich Abell

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 22/Jan/15

Lead 1st pitch (bad ice), the traverse and then top. Splendid icicles on 2nd pitch. Decended ledge route.
jimmatthews - AltLd O/S - 22/Jan/15 with Ally Hurst

davkeo - Solo O/S - 21/Jan/15

akhughes - 2015

a little thin at the bottom
David Stevens - AltLd O/S - 12/Apr/13 with Jo Dungl

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Apr/13

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 09/Mar/13

Good first two pitches. I led the first and Paul the second. Mel led exposed traverse and Paul led up a ramp to the right of the ice fall up onto Raeburnís buttress. Traversed off this and finished up Ledge route. Long decent down side of Carn Dearg.
Hoyes - AltLd O/S - 09/Mar/13 with Paul S, Mel M

Good route.
net - 2nd - 23/Feb/13 with George

Great conditions!
GPN - Lead - 23/Feb/13 with Annette

3kidsandanorton - AltLd - 22/Feb/13 with Diccon Proctor

Led first Pitch
tsl42 - AltLd O/S - 21/Feb/13 with Richard (Rucksack Club), David Fountain

Been wanting to do this route for years.
Captain Solo - Solo - 10/Feb/13

2nd pitch was a bit scarey on rotten ice. The rest of the climb was great.
Gman - AltLd O/S - 26/Mar/08 with Evan

Dave Latimer - AltLd O/S - 22/Feb/05

konacol - Lead - 25/Mar/01 with Neil Reid

Hidden - AltLd - 1999

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