Swirral Edge** I
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This climb is in 296 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

Ascent.
OllieF - 24/Sep/14 with Beth

Stephen Shaw - Solo - 06/Sep/14

MFB - 08/Jun/14 with James

ColdAndWet - Solo - 15/May/14

Coming off Helvellyn
henry.jeffreys - Solo O/S - 01/Mar/14 with Pete Jarrett, Ross Cooper

Hidden - Solo - 01/Mar/14

Dave Wearing - 01/Mar/14 with Gavin Parker

Full winter conditions
jonathan_doyle - Solo O/S - 01/Mar/14 with Joseph Fennel, Matt Amos

Hidden - Solo - Mar/14

andy gittins - Solo - Mar/14 with Annette

Marshall - Solo - Mar/14 with Dan Wiseman

Descent
Ross.Cooper - Solo O/S - 22/Feb/14 with Patrick Hill

Hidden - Solo - 16/Feb/14

Andrew Lodge - Solo - 16/Feb/14 with Tony, Steve

Rob Rocket - 04/Feb/14

freemanTom (Guildford MC) - 02/Feb/14 with Jonny Sims, Amy Till

Mr Messy - Solo rpt - Feb/14

Hidden - 2nd - Feb/14

Tim Rodgers - Solo - 25/Jan/14

OllieF - 30/Sep/13 with Ben

richie4088 - 09/Aug/13

JamesRich - Solo O/S - Aug/13 with Karen Rich, Howard Rich, Paul Rich

Summer conditions in the drizzle and rain. Exit off of Helvellyn.
wezzie - Solo O/S - 22/Jun/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/13

used as descent from Helvellyn, forming a horseshoe with Striding edge. Summer conditions.
ClareM.123 - 09/Jun/13

dakidunn - Solo - 06/Apr/13 with Ian Hope

Hidden - Solo - 03/Apr/13

Easy descent on a beautiful day
JulianD - Solo - 01/Apr/13 with Nick

Hidden - Solo - 29/Mar/13

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

asmith37 - Solo - 23/Feb/13 with Liz, Bex Leigh

Hidden - Solo O/S - 17/Feb/13

Hidden - Solo - 17/Feb/13

winter conditions, accent route.
aljones91 - Solo - 15/Feb/13

Decended.
Olli-C - Solo - 12/Feb/13 with Joe Dobson, Moritz

In descent (twice)on the way to red tarn gullies 1 & 2
Simnel - Solo - 02/Feb/13 with Mark

dakidunn - Solo - 02/Feb/13

dakidunn - Solo - 02/Feb/13

hfac - Solo - 20/Jan/13 with James Turner

Hidden - Solo O/S - 20/Jan/13

Winter conditions (decent)
Truan - Solo O/S - 18/Jan/13

Hidden - Solo - 17/Jan/13

gnospellius - 2013

Hidden - Solo - 13/Dec/12

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 12/Dec/12

Hidden - Solo - 12/Dec/12

Simnel - 11/Dec/12 with Dave, Alan, Pete Middleton

In descent
freemanTom (Guildford MC) - Solo - 11/Dec/12 with Amy Till

Timo Austino - Solo - 11/Dec/12 with Martin Lucas

descent (again) after Viking with will, always fun, never hard
lithos - 10/Dec/12 with will smith

As descent from Gully 1
Strachan - Solo - 08/Dec/12

johnrich - 2nd - 06/Dec/12 with Foggy

Hidden - Solo O/S - 05/Dec/12

Hidden - Solo O/S - 03/Dec/12

Hidden - 02/Dec/12

Tim Rodgers - Solo - 02/Dec/12 with Mark Anstiss, Paul Davison, Ian Davison, Rod Molyneux

John Holden - Solo O/S - 02/Dec/12

3 times in descent
freemanTom (Guildford MC) - Solo - 02/Dec/12

CKegan - Solo - 02/Dec/12 with simon

Winter
Goose4 - 01/Dec/12

Winter
Goose4 - 01/Dec/12

Pohil - Solo O/S - 01/Dec/12

deep snow on November 3rd?
Wesley Orvis - 03/Nov/12

Hidden - Solo - 29/Aug/12

Hidden - Solo - 20/Aug/12

smithjmw46 - 04/Aug/12

themountaintamer - Solo O/S - 19/Feb/12

themountaintamer - Solo O/S - 19/Feb/12

dellboy - Solo - 18/Feb/12

jon59 - Solo - 31/Jan/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Dec/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 20/Dec/11

Rob Rocket - Solo - 20/Dec/11

Nice day out went over to Fairfield and St Sunday crag afterwards. Role on a freeze thaw...
Simnel - Solo - 18/Dec/11 with Ian, Mark

Awesome winter day out, clear, beautiful, blue skies. Awesome
dakidunn - Solo - 18/Dec/11 with Ian Hope

Hidden - Solo - 18/Dec/11

descended to approach red tarn cove to do Viking Buttress
a13x - Solo - 18/Dec/11 with Katy Boreham, Jordan Phethean, James Stokes

IanHope - Solo O/S - 18/Dec/11 with mark dunn, John L

Alan Dixon - 10/Dec/11

stouffer - Solo - 10/Dec/11

trivett - 03/Dec/11 with Steve ward

Descent
Howard J - 03/Dec/11

waiting for snow - Solo - Dec/11

Hidden - 15/Oct/11

Cadairmanuk - Solo - 11/May/11

Hidden - Solo - Mar/11

lumbard - Solo O/S - 16/Feb/11

wildrover220 - Solo O/S - 30/Jan/11 with Ali Dixon

in descent. slushy snow over hard base.
no_more_scotch_eggs - Solo - 22/Jan/11

Solo reversed. Climbed together but did not rope up.
Russell Lovett - Solo rpt - 09/Jan/11 with alan taylor

Hidden - 08/Jan/11

mark20 - Solo O/S - 01/Jan/11

tiga271 - Solo - 01/Jan/11 with mark20

31770 - 2011

Hidden - Solo dnf - 27/Dec/10

Adi Hooper - Solo - 19/Dec/10

Descent
joeydurkin - Solo - 19/Dec/10 with Ali B

gordon henderson - Solo - 19/Dec/10 with MRT

Andrew_ing - Solo - 08/Dec/10

lumbard - Solo O/S - 08/Dec/10

tomtom89 - Solo - 05/Dec/10 with Chris, Jack

ChrisWills - Solo - 05/Dec/10 with Tom Dewhurst

stouffer - Solo - 04/Dec/10

In descent
apd - Solo O/S - 04/Dec/10 with James Smith

McDan - 01/Dec/10

McDan - 01/Dec/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - Dec/10

ParkFace - Solo O/S - 30/Nov/10 with Dan Ives, Thomas Buckman, Rob Stordy

Hidden - Solo - 29/Nov/10

Justin Tracey - Solo - 28/Nov/10

The Mountain Goat - Solo O/S - 28/Nov/10

In descent, in the dark, with 5m visibility. Good fun!
Mr. K - Lead O/S - 28/Nov/10 with James Rowe

Descent
Nigel Coe - Solo - 28/Nov/10

Tightsgirl - Solo - 27/Nov/10

Andrew1 - Solo - 27/Nov/10 with Hulda

Hidden - Solo - 27/Nov/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 26/Nov/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 26/Nov/10

themountaintamer - Solo - 08/Sep/10

Hidden - Sep/10

Will Hunt - 29/Aug/10 with Daisy Rae

Hidden - Solo O/S - 12/Aug/10

Climbed through here so so many times
BigHell - 12/Jul/10

in descent
dpe - Solo - 04/Jun/10

Hidden - Solo - 21/May/10

Gav Parker - Solo - 13/Mar/10

Dave Wearing - 13/Mar/10 with Gavin Parker.

Hidden - Solo - 12/Mar/10

HansUDes - Solo O/S - 03/Mar/10

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 28/Feb/10

Hidden - Solo - 28/Feb/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 28/Feb/10

jason - Solo O/S - 28/Feb/10 with manmike

Olli-C - Solo - 27/Feb/10 with Moritz

joe.91 - Solo O/S - 27/Feb/10 with Olli Crudge, Moritz

Hidden - Solo - 27/Feb/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 21/Feb/10

mitch - 18/Feb/10

francois - 14/Feb/10 with Lorna

Hidden - Solo O/S - 13/Feb/10

ollyroberts - 10/Feb/10 with Kyle

the colonel - Solo - 10/Feb/10

Gav Parker - Solo - 10/Feb/10

Hidden - Solo - 07/Feb/10

In descent as approach to climbs via Brown Cove Crags.
jimorothy - Solo - 01/Feb/10 with Scott Barnett

WillCass - Feb/10 with Mutchie

Jenko - Solo - 31/Jan/10

Shuttsie - 2nd O/S - 31/Jan/10 with Andrea Sales

Descent route
chris_j_s - Solo - 30/Jan/10 with Catherine Speakman

Hidden - Solo - 30/Jan/10

Hidden - Solo - 30/Jan/10

Up Striding, down Swirral
gav - Solo - 30/Jan/10 with Anna, Mark, Dave

Hidden - Solo - 30/Jan/10

amaciejk - Solo - 30/Jan/10 with Gavin

pete.hutchings - Solo O/S - 28/Jan/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 24/Jan/10

Caralynh - Solo - 23/Jan/10 with Jez Hadall

Hidden - Solo - 23/Jan/10

Craig Geddes - Solo - 23/Jan/10 with Ellie Ames

Hidden - Solo O/S - 17/Jan/10

Calder - Solo O/S - 09/Jan/10 with Andy Clow

fantastic day edge caped in powder!
sk8world19 - Solo - 07/Jan/10 with Scott Walker, Tom Oliver

Jonny M - Solo O/S - 03/Jan/10 with Mark Beecher

Justin Tracey - Solo - 03/Jan/10

Marq - Solo - 03/Jan/10 with Jon Moulding

descent after striding edge
mbambi - Solo - 01/Jan/10

Alex Winter - Solo - Jan/10 with The Ancestors

djmarko75 - Solo O/S - Jan/10

WillCass - Jan/10

Hidden - Lead - Jan/10

Used in ascent and descent numerous times
MarkDavies36 - Solo O/S - 2010

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - 2010

stix - Solo O/S - 31/Dec/09

Hidden - 31/Dec/09

Rampikino - Solo - 28/Dec/09 with Cat

cubehead - Solo - 20/Dec/09

in decent
mol - Solo - 19/Dec/09 with Jesse

Jesse Dufton - Solo - 19/Dec/09 with Molly Thompson

My first winter day on the fells.
IanHarrison - Solo - 18/Dec/09 with Ian Lawton

stukent - Solo - 13/Dec/09

with stu, adam and mike in decent
Sam-westcott - 12/Dec/09

Woodiee - Solo O/S - 12/Dec/09 with Christine Hall, Dave Wilberforce, Ian Birtwistle

ccraigg22 - Solo O/S - 05/Dec/09 with Kate Mellor, Nick

martinbettridge06 - Solo - Dec/09

WillCass - 01/Sep/09 with Al

radsbow - Sep/09

Hidden - Solo - 05/Aug/09

Hidden - 11/Jul/09

benny_m - Lead O/S - 27/Jun/09 with Ali Brown

WillCass - May/09

PanzerHanzler - Solo O/S - 17/Feb/09 with Mike Hams

Hidden - Solo - 16/Feb/09

Beautiful winter conditions. Visibility poor on descending to Swirral Edge. Used the nearby cairn and footprints to guide onto the ridge. Crampons had broken higher up on Helvellyn so glad that I had an Ice-Axe.
TerryB - Solo β - 14/Feb/09

Hidden - Solo - 10/Feb/09

Jack00 - 08/Feb/09 with Darren & Chris

Timo Austino - 08/Feb/09 with Nats

Descent via Swirral
snakebite - Solo - 08/Feb/09 with Andy Knight

Second descent of the day
snakebite - Solo rpt - 08/Feb/09 with Andy Knight

Zoomer - Solo - 07/Feb/09 with Danny Mc Andrew

DannyMac - Solo - 07/Feb/09 with glenn bloomer

Hidden - Solo - 06/Feb/09

descent at end of day - always nice
lithos - Solo - 04/Feb/09

descent, trailing along slowly behind the others - what a girly slowcoach!
pebbles - Solo - 04/Feb/09 with rob guido keith

jmaskill - Solo O/S - Feb/09

Richiehill - 2nd O/S - 31/Jan/09

Hidden - Solo - 25/Jan/09

Allan Young - Solo O/S - 07/Jan/09 with Steve Turner

tomhull - 2009

tjmillen - Solo - 2009

Simnel - Solo - 2009

Done before but not with so much snow cover, we did this climb as a walk via striding edge and the sumit of helvelyn.Was in full winter condition.
Russell Lovett - Solo rpt - 14/Dec/08 with gede gibons

Hidden - Solo O/S - 14/Dec/08

Simon Hodgson - 13/Dec/08

Hidden - 08/Dec/08

Hidden - Solo β - 06/Dec/08

Hidden - Solo - 06/Dec/08

Hidden - Solo - Dec/08

Chris Ellyatt - Solo O/S - 11/Jul/08 with Nick Herbert, Mark Herbert

dan_the_dingo - Solo - 25/Mar/08

Neil Pacey - Solo O/S - 23/Mar/08 with Tanya Savage

Hidden - Solo O/S - 23/Feb/08

Walked several times
igneouscarl - Solo - 22/Feb/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - 17/Feb/08

Martin Haworth - Solo - 11/Feb/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - 02/Feb/08

Hidden - 19/Jan/08

Hidden - Solo - 13/Jan/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - 12/Jan/08

pdisney - Solo - 12/Jan/08 with Chris L & Dom

In descent
Somerset swede basher - Solo O/S - 11/Jan/08

Daniel Sutherland - Solo O/S - 05/Jan/08 with Lindsay, Sam, Rob, Vittoria

Full on winter conditions.
Mr. K - Solo O/S - Jan/08 with Beth Flatres

waiting for snow - Solo - Jan/08

in descent
frecro - Solo - 2008 with Malcolm H-S and Pete

Sean Kelly - 2008

Sianny - Solo O/S - 2008

Hidden - Solo - 2008

Hidden - Solo - 30/Dec/07

Descent.
Will Smith - 11/Dec/07 with Ash

Descent
Matt - BodyPoint - Solo - 10/Dec/07 with Andrew Wood

Hidden - Solo O/S - Dec/07

Hidden - Solo O/S - Dec/07

Nigel Bond - Solo - 28/Nov/07

set off, with no kit, from patterdale at 6pm, to the summit ascending swirral edge, descending striding edge. No snow but wet and dark.
LewisDale - Solo O/S - 31/Oct/07 with Franco Cookson

Wet and misty day.
dlr8984 - 19/Aug/07

fivestar - Aug/07

Hidden - 01/Mar/07

Hidden - Solo O/S - Feb/07

Descent Route
lewk_c - Solo O/S - 26/Jan/07

Hammy - Lead - 25/Jan/07

Ian Roberts - Solo O/S - 2007

dasdo - Lead - 2007

tony wood - 2007 with gareth robarts

Foxache - Solo O/S - 22/Apr/06

In descent.
Will Smith - Solo - 10/Apr/06 with Dave Pisaro

Nigel Bond - Solo - 05/Apr/06

in descent
no_more_scotch_eggs - Solo - Apr/06

Hidden - Solo - 11/Mar/06

Nicos - Solo O/S - 04/Mar/06 with keith leonard

steven - Solo O/S - Feb/06 with Andy Taylor

Stone Muppet - 2006 with mw

petegunn - Solo - 2006

Danny Crump - Solo - 18/Oct/05 with James Delarre

Nigel Bond - Solo - 24/Mar/05

lovely winter conditions!!
2RoyalAnglian - Solo O/S - Feb/05 with tim essex

Hidden - Jan/05

Hidden - Solo - 2005

Hidden - Solo - 19/Feb/04

Phil1967 - Solo O/S - Feb/04 with BMRT

Dave Mason - Solo - Feb/04 with Phil Booth

Nigel Bond - Solo - 24/Jan/04

FrankW - Solo O/S - 17/Jan/04 with Laura

Hidden - Solo - Jan/04

clive-greenwood - Solo - 2004

scott gibson - Solo - Dec/03

Nigel Bond - Solo - 10/May/03

Nigel Bond - Solo - 30/Dec/02

tobydunford - Solo O/S - Apr/02 with Brian Dunford, Sally Russell

In descent. Roped up to practice moving together.
CathS - 16/Feb/02 with Kate Lane

Nigel Bond - Solo - 16/Feb/02

innesmac - 2002

Phil West - Solo O/S - 05/Feb/00 with David Atherton

Hidden - Solo O/S - Feb/00

The Mountain Goat - Solo O/S - 2000 with Dad

Ben lad - 2000

After Striding Edge.
Tubroos! - Solo - Nov/99

Gman - Solo O/S - Jan/99

kjbix - 1998 with Ewan Peacock

Hidden - Solo - 05/Jan/97

icescrew - Solo O/S - May/95

Hidden - Solo - Jan/90

Pete Pozman - 1987

mikej - 10/Feb/85 with Mike Byles, Rick Naylor, Geoff Williams

Hidden - AltLd - 09/Jan/77

Paul Clarke - 1976 with FMC

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