Introductory Gully* II
[Cwm Idwal, 3 kb]100m. Winter version of the Idwal Staircase and Continuation.

Ticklists: Snowdonia Easy Winter Climbs.

Photo: Cwm Idwal © Sean Kelly
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This climb is in 50 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

Nick Biven - 2014

Adam T - Lead - 06/Apr/13 with Susie

ElvisLeg - Lead O/S - 03/Apr/13 with Sally

in great nick - well worth 2 stars
JasonV - Solo - 01/Apr/13

Lovely approach to the upper cliffs of Glyder Fawr. In excellent nick currently.
Zoomer - AltLd O/S - 31/Mar/13 with Baz Whale

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 31/Mar/13

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 30/Mar/13

Hidden - AltLd - 29/Mar/13

First pitch was good with lots of ice but got hard work with deep snow as you got higher
bennevis - AltLd O/S - 28/Mar/13 with paul

Chris Hind - Lead - 28/Mar/13 with Bry

Bry - 2nd β - 28/Mar/13 with Chris Hind

Cwallace - Mar/13

bags - Solo - Feb/13

Hidden - Solo - 24/Jan/13

alan moore - 2012

Hidden - 2012

first pitch, hands more usefull than axes. Other pitches more like swimming; lot of powder about on walk on/everywhere! Not really in condition though.... (Alec first winter day out)
Ewan Russell - Lead O/S - 17/Dec/10 with Alec

ollieben - Lead O/S - 08/Dec/10

mike4563 - Lead O/S - 05/Dec/10 with Gaz Hall

tractorbachcoch - 2nd O/S - 05/Dec/10 with Alec

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 05/Dec/10

slushy and thin
daviesp2 - Lead - 04/Dec/10

1st pitch only. Ab off from chockstone @ 30m.
FrJ - 2nd - 04/Dec/10 with Paul Davies

ellmang - Solo O/S - 27/Nov/10

Hidden - Solo - 30/Jan/10

Hidden - Lead - 14/Jan/10

asmith37 - AltLd O/S - 10/Jan/10 with Matt Todd

Hidden - AltLd - 10/Jan/10

Ice a little thin still.
Martyn - Lead O/S - 09/Jan/10 with James Williams

Used to approach Glyder Fawr's upper cliff
Big Lee - Solo O/S - 09/Jan/10 with Mark Entwistle

Hidden - Solo O/S - 07/Jan/10

Ice a bit thin low down and snow a bit thick high up but great overall experience
jandyd05 - Lead O/S - 03/Jan/10 with Julie Anglesea

Hidden - 2nd - 03/Jan/10

Weedyskid - Lead O/S - 2010

hallg005 - 2nd O/S - 2010 with mike4563

hallg005 - 2nd O/S - 2010

I can imagine it being a nice little route when it's in condition.
Glyn Davidson - Solo O/S - 31/Dec/09

thin ice frozen turf
Rich35 - Lead - 23/Dec/09 with senor christopher mitchell climbing extraordinaire hehe

Climbed with Iain Blance
chrislikesstowford - AltLd O/S - 07/Jan/09

keith leonard - Solo - 2009

Water running behind ice gave thin conditions, continued up to gullies above.
Jamie Light - AltLd O/S - 10/Feb/07 with Mark Ward

Hidden - 2007

Sean Kelly - Lead - Mar/05 with Roger Daley

iskra2000 - AltLd - 30/Dec/95 with Paul Woodcock

Hidden - Solo - Feb/90

Both climbed with at least one runner between us.
Nigel Coe - Lead - 17/Feb/86 with Frank Farrell

Hidden - Solo - 16/Feb/86

Hidden - Solo - 29/Dec/81

Hidden - Lead - Feb/77

did in early 60's and variously since, usually as solo
David Smith - 1960

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Voting
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