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Ticklists: Cairngorm Winter Climbs.

Sutty22 02/Nov/12 2nd

First time on Shelterstone and it is a truly amazing experience. Found the last pitch hard, however, I have very little experience at the grade. Slowly learning to use my feet more. The chimney pitch was great although the exit was awkward. Top day out.

with Pat
Hidden 24/Jan/12 Lead
jfmchivall 09/Jan/11 AltLd O/S
with Jeremy Morris, Mark Gorin
alkira ??/2011 -
Hidden 01/Feb/09 Lead O/S
AndyP 01/Feb/09 AltLd O/S

After getting out of the motor and into the wind I was all for going into the N. Corries but we slid our way up over the top to the Shelter Stone instead. It was sheltered as well, thankfully, the wind was stinging. Soloed the first 40m which was less than grade 1, except for a single move out left at grade 1 or 2, then Will led through the awkward red chimney. I did the next chimney to a memorable snow saddle belay, a lot of air beneath each foot. Two more pitches saw us at the top. The route had a mini crux on every pitch. The snow was soft as cotton wool and the ice low on the route was almost useless. On my chimney pitch I battered a big hex into a bomber location and apparently forgot to clip it! A fine route in a great location. The SMC give this route IV,5.

with Will
gaz.marshall 06/Dec/08 AltLd O/S
with Steev
pingora 17/Jan/96 AltLd O/S
with Bruce G
frost ?/Feb/95 AltLd
with S Raw, J Turner
Hidden ??/1993 AltLd
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