Northern Pinnacles** II
[Nearing the start of the Northern Pinnacles., 2 kb]No description has been contributed for this climb.

Ticklists: Britain's winter ridges, Scotland's Mountain Ridges by Dan Bailey, 3 star Scottish winter.

Photo: Nearing the start of the Northern Pinnacles. © Finn Curry
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This climb is in 25 logbooks, and on 11 wishlists.

Just a dump of powder but snow helpful at times, awkward slab near top.
Captain Solo - Solo rpt - 29/Dec/14

Hidden - AltLd - 01/Mar/14

easers - 19/Feb/14 with Doug

Dougbart - 19/Feb/14 with Iain

3.5 hour wade in: breakable crust all the way. Plastered in rime ice - felt a lot harder than Grade II. Brilliant.
Finn Curry - 2nd - 16/Feb/14 with Paul Warnock

crustypunkuk - 2014

Hidden - 2014

mileshill540 - AltLd - 2014

keithlambley - Lead - 17/May/13 with Kate R

Hidden - 2013

georgemax - 2012

Sean Kelly - 2011

Trickier than expected, best combined with the ridge traverse.
Jasonic - 2011

Only partly in condition, quite serious with lots of loose rock as only partially frozen
Elsier - Lead - 20/Mar/10 with Chrissie, Michael

Only occasional patches of ice until quite high up, some loose rock.
ladislav - Solo O/S - 20/Mar/10

Hidden - Solo - 20/Feb/10

Steven Andrews - 2nd O/S - 10/Dec/08 with Rich Garside

richiegarside - Lead - Dec/08 with steven Andrews

Captain Solo - Solo - 15/Jan/08

brianrunner - Solo - 24/Mar/07 with martina

alpine like conditions.
NickBrown - AltLd O/S - 06/May/06 with Tim

ayuplass - Solo - Feb/06 with dave

oscaig - 2nd - 2000

not full winter conditions
niall_mac - Solo - Feb/96

macmuseeuw - AltLd - 27/Dec/88 with Allan Hughes

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
CaelanB, Ronan O Keeffe, bedsforsleepypeople, Alex the Alex, vix, Sianny, dhjunkie, Dustin

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