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South-East Ridge* II/III

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4 pitches. The route follows the prominent edge between South and North Faces, with good exposure for the grade. Several variations are possible, and these become harder to the right, towards the corrie edge. Start from a ledge just left of the lowest rocks of the ridge and take the easiest line.
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This climb is in 52 logbooks, and on 7 wishlists.

great route. really scenic. sun was melting all the ice but there was enough, turf was frozen. Snow pretty deep for walk in/out.
Ewanski - 16/Feb/14 with Bruce M

guy757 - 07/Feb/14

ali macphee - 2nd - 06/Feb/14

Turf frozen , no ice.. Nice easy route of great character. Climbed with Peter and Tommy
jaggy bunnet - AltLd - 12/Jan/14

plenty of snow, turf mostly frozen. Snowline 400 meters.
The Ghost Rider - AltLd - 12/Jan/14

petecox84 - 2014

The Ghost Rider - Solo - Sep/13

tim newton - Lead rpt - 21/Jul/12 with marie brichova

short roped with katherine, jessica and thorfinn
glenngordon - Lead - 25/May/12

tim newton - Solo - 12/Mar/12

williap - AltLd - Jan/12

Andy Moles - Solo - 20/Dec/11 with Malc

olekemi - AltLd O/S - 18/Dec/11 with Andrew T

Two pitches to the top after climbing Jughandle.
Roberttaylor - AltLd O/S - 17/Dec/11 with Jacob Davies

Brendan - Lead O/S - 16/Dec/11 with Andy

Hidden - AltLd - Dec/11

aldo c - 2nd - 10/Nov/11

Pete23 - Lead - Apr/11 with Gary McCaulay, Graham Cumming

thebat - 2nd - 19/Feb/11 with Ontour

riven - AltLd O/S - 05/Dec/10

oliverk - AltLd - 05/Dec/10 with Joe

Hidden - Lead - 04/Dec/10

Headed out hoping that some snow had survived the thaw of the previous days, but most of it had gone. So we did this one as our plan B. Was still a very nice day out. Good climbing in a nice situation, slightly disjointed though.
johannes - Lead O/S - 21/Nov/10

Soloed most of it, just lead a 25m pitch. Beautiful rock, beautiful weather. My first attempt at climbing in walking boots and rucksac - good fun :-)
girlymonkey - Lead O/S - 16/Jun/10 with Tom Young

yehti - AltLd - 16/Jun/10 with Susan Young

Alpine Practice :-)
mwicks1968 - AltLd - 12/Jun/10

small hail shower on the way up, howling gale sleet/snow/hail during the abseil. Then the sun came back out.
halfaseesaw - AltLd O/S - 15/May/10 with absolutebeginner

moved together except for crux, james led
stuart34 - AltLd O/S - 31/Mar/10 with James Monypenny

Spence22 - Lead O/S - 09/Feb/10 with Canada

First winter climb. Seconded as only had walking axe and 10 points. Opted to thread the needle rather than climb the Centre Peak direct. Fun
John 'B' Hutchinson - 06/Feb/10 with Chris Hutchinson

Totally clagged up day. Tom led P1, I led P2. A quality mixed climb if you stay on the crest of the ridge where the route seems to be quite a bit harder. Abbed off down the south peak from in situ tat and got ropes stuck against one another in a small notch near the top (rope friction by itself was preventing them from being pulled down), had to prussik up twice to free them. Lesson learned: if you're abbing down to continue onto the rest of the ridge, perhaps best not to ab direct down the steep face but off to the left down Original Route (although this is hard to find in a whiteout!).
stuaart - AltLd O/S - 14/Jan/10 with Euan Strachan, Thomas Smith

barney_edin - Lead - 09/Jan/10

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - Lead - 24/Jan/09

Hidden - Lead - 30/Nov/08

my first winter climb!
philboy - 2nd - 30/Nov/08 with matt g

Daniel Sutherland - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/08 with Lindsay and Kirsty

1st multi-pitch.
kirstyrichardson - 2nd O/S - 20/Aug/08 with Daniel Sutherland

Hidden - AltLd dnf - 29/Mar/08

G. Tiger, Esq. - 03/Feb/08

Bokonon - 03/Feb/08 with Dave, Andy, Nev

smiler - 03/Feb/08 with Bokonon

Judd_IV - 29/Jul/07 with Derek

Hidden - Lead dnf - 28/Jul/07

Hidden - 01/Jun/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jun/07

First climb for Karen in winter. Started at 10:00 at night after work. First experience moving together and as a three. Excellent conditions though a bit powdery. Very clear skys. Linked into The Arrete. Absyl into abyss was awsome!
Stewart B - 2nd O/S - 24/Jan/07 with Colin Hastie and Karen

Hidden - 2007

easers - May/04 with Rolf, Doug Aitken

AG - 2004

Descent after traverse
Iain Thow - Solo - 21/Jan/91 with Rob Ivens

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III0 of 6
easy III4 of 6
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Style of ascent

Soloed4 of 52 (7.7%)
Lead14 of 52 (26.9%)
Followed6 of 52 (11.5%)
Alt Leads14 of 52 (26.9%)
Unknown14 of 52 (26.9%)

'Climbed'35 of 52 (67.3%)
clean O/S14 of 52 (26.9%)
clean rpt1 of 52 (1.9%)
dnf2 of 52 (3.8%)