L' Acheronte*** WI3
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This climb is in 48 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

Hidden - Lead - 05/Feb/15

magik_bob - AltLd - 05/Feb/15

Gumery - 2nd O/S - 05/Feb/15 with Forshaw

scottywakefield - AltLd O/S - 03/Feb/15 with Iain Leslie

cham749 - AltLd - 02/Feb/15 with Cherish Maxwell

I lead the first pitch. Loved this climb. 150m of Snow slope was a bit arduous, but lovely ice.
Cherish - AltLd O/S - 02/Feb/15 with Chris Hammick

Great day out; nicely varied climbing. Stuck in overtakers' ropes in chimney, but still a good pitch. Walked back in the dark.
humptydumpty - 2nd O/S - Feb/15

Heavy snow the night before so lots of spindrift. P1 only.
AndrewP - Lead O/S - 30/Jan/15 with Jason Thomas

First pitch only..second was a very deep snow plod which Dave started before turning back...Stunning view of an avalanche on the opposite sun topped valley as we ab'd back to terra frima
joe gallacher - Lead O/S - 30/Jan/15 with Dave Bingham

Hidden - AltLd - 19/Jan/15

Busy. Abseil off
gst - AltLd O/S - 19/Jan/15 with Euan Fowler, Brian Shackleton

mattfarr - 2nd - 10/Jan/15 with Rich BMG, Hugh

Nemmie - AltLd - Jan/15

Hidden - 2015

Cat Hendrie - AltLd - 16/Jan/14

Andy led and pulled his rope. I then led climbing his screws and placing my own. Ab'd from the bottom of 3rd pitch due to increasing wind and large amounts of loose spindrift coming from the top down though the gully.
Ben Watts - Lead β - 15/Jan/14 with Andy Owen BMG, Louise Grimster

An absolute classic. Well deserving of the 3 stars it gets. We climbed it in 5 pitches with a bit of a snow plod between pitches 1 and 2. The route cuts a deep, narrow gully into the mountainside making it feel very similar to Smith's on Creag Meagaidh. Patri (just next to this route) had 3 teams on it and we had this route to ourselves! Bolted belays, awesome ice and atmosphere all the way. Couldn't recommend this route enough.
benclimbing - AltLd O/S - 18/Dec/13 with Dave Latimer

Dave Latimer - AltLd O/S - 18/Dec/13

muzz44 - Lead O/S - Feb/13 with Tim

Day one of the trip, first ice climb. Pitch 1 great :-) up the snow plod moving together with coils. Althe took some big hits from falling ice mostly from the party two up with blunt axes. We a bed after ice pitch two to avoid more ice risk. We got back to the hotel in the dark.
puppythedog - 2nd β - 18/Jan/13 with Al

First pitch only due to extreme cold, will be back to finish!
r_o_b_h2 - Lead O/S - 17/Jan/13 with Tom Woodstone

Hidden - 2nd - 17/Jan/13

Hidden - 2013

6 pitches, fab.
smudge - AltLd O/S - 03/Feb/12 with Rob

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 29/Jan/12

easy, but again lots and lots of people. 1 hr to climb the route, 2 hrs to get down because of quest at the belays! :(
alpinestar_no1 - AltLd O/S - 21/Jan/12 with Mads Granelin

LozM - AltLd - 09/Jan/12 with Mark J

Hidden - Lead - Jan/12

Hidden - 2nd - Jan/12

Alan Scowcroft - 2012

Stuart Johnston - AltLd - Dec/11 with Misha Gopaul

Si - AltLd - 16/Feb/11

Andre Clarke - AltLd O/S - 15/Feb/11 with Weagie

Hidden - 08/Feb/11

greglad - Feb/11

Alan Scowcroft - 2nd - 28/Jan/11 with Graeme Ettle

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 06/Jan/11

first two pitches (again).
ruaidh - Lead - 07/Feb/10 with Baz

NickJH - Lead O/S - Feb/09 with A Hird

FrankW - Lead O/S - 26/Jan/07 with Rob K

Hidden - AltLd - 22/Jan/07

Rob84 - Lead O/S - Jan/07 with Ant

First pitch only. Not enough time.
ruaidh - 2nd dnf - 28/Feb/06 with Jerry Baker

datoon - AltLd O/S - 16/Feb/06 with RT

Hidden - AltLd O/S - Feb/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jan/06

Gustav - AltLd - Feb/05 with James H

Hidden - Feb/00

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