Sickle*** V 5
[Sickle, Ben Nevis, 1 kb]No description has been contributed for this climb.

Ticklists: 3 star Scottish winter.

Photo: Sickle, Ben Nevis © rusty8850
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 48 logbooks, and on 9 wishlists.

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 05/Apr/15

Started up galactic hitchhiker then onto sickle.
AGoodi - AltLd O/S - 04/Apr/15 with Robin

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 29/Mar/15

MonkeyDawson - AltLd O/S - 17/Mar/15 with Helen

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

Tim Bateman - Lead - 28/Mar/14 with Jamie

Ice good on first half, poor on headwall. Some powder accumulation in inconvenient places.
furbrow - AltLd - 11/Apr/13 with Dave A

The Grist - AltLd O/S - 07/Apr/13 with Helen harrison, Nick Allsop

Led the first and 3rd of the ice pitches. The snow slope above was steep and unremitting on the calves. Two long pitches of gnarly grade 4 to top out. A better, harder route than Hadrians wall.
Andrew Sloan - AltLd O/S - 15/Mar/13 with Steve Grove

mjsmith1973 - 2nd - 13/Mar/13 with Mike Pescod

With rich and Stuart
climber34neil - 11/Mar/13

Uisdean hawthorn - 03/Mar/13

ferdia - AltLd O/S - 23/Feb/13 with Tom Everett

tom.e - AltLd O/S - 23/Feb/13 with Ferdia

wonderful, interesting bits on pretty much every pitch. thin on the first. great squeaky ice right now
tomdude - AltLd O/S - 22/Feb/13 with shamonster

captain - 2013

continued interest all the way with nice finish through upper rock band
fatboyblim - 12/Feb/11 with Eric H

Hidden - AltLd - 22/Jan/11

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 27/Mar/10

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Mar/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 12/Mar/10

poor loose show and poor belays :( but would be a very god route after a couple of freeze thaw cycles
joese7en - AltLd O/S - 28/Dec/09

Hidden - AltLd - Jan/09

ewen - AltLd O/S - 22/Apr/08 with the kettle

John Kettle - AltLd - 21/Apr/08

Joe Nunn - AltLd dog - 20/Apr/08 with tom stewart

Very good long route
steveb2006 - AltLd - 13/Apr/08 with Mick Fowler

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 12/Apr/08

jonnie3430 - AltLd O/S - 12/Apr/08 with Tom and Stewart

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Apr/08

Hidden - 30/Mar/08

Ed Booth - AltLd O/S - 21/Mar/08

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 24/Mar/07

gaz.marshall - AltLd O/S - 24/Mar/07 with kcr

decs - AltLd O/S - 23/Mar/07 with Sam

sgl - AltLd - 23/Mar/07 with duncan

timmy-ts - 2007

a_hein - AltLd - 2006 with Viv Scott

Nick Wallis - AltLd O/S - 2005

Hidden - AltLd - 14/Mar/03

Hidden - AltLd - Mar/02

Gudge - AltLd O/S - Apr/01 with Gareth Hughes

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Jan/00

SR
plain kitten - 2000

Grezza - Lead - Mar/95

Hidden - AltLd - Mar/88

Hidden - Solo - 19/Mar/87

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
JenRoberts, benclimbing, Col Kingshott, Alex90, jamestheyip

Voting
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