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Ticklists: Ben Nevis Gully Climbs.

wezzie 28/Mar -

Three up the west gap gully and then the decent of the east gap gully.

keith hal 16/Mar Lead
with Shaun
Hidden 04/Mar Solo O/S
MightyStew 01/Mar Solo O/S
davidbird63 26/Feb Solo

In descent from East Gap. On foul day excursion.

with Zep Mouris, David Adcock, David Qualtrough
ten4dave 26/Feb Solo
andyinglis 21/Feb Lead

Traverse of the gap

with Monica
Nick_Merriman 21/Feb Solo

Swam up this on the approach to Tower Ridge due to the huge dump of snow on the previous night.

Tim Harper 21/Feb Solo

First team to leave north face car park at 3am. Made fresh tracks in deep powder snow all the way to CIC hut and then to Douglas Gap. Wanted to do Tower Ridge however backed of after first pitch due to volume of snow and fatigue.

Retro Rowan 21/Feb Solo

cut steps from north face car park up to Douglas gap, only for us to back down due to low speed.

Hidden 20/Feb Lead
arose 17/Feb Lead
with Clients
ChristyCole 17/Feb AltLd O/S
Hidden 18/Jan Solo
Timothy Miller 17/Jan Solo O/S
John McKenna 17/Jan Solo


AndrewJamesCherry 09/Jan Solo

Up this and down the eastside, as the winds picked up and the day became too dangerous to continue climbing. Walked up into the Basin on the 10th aswell and noticed lots of melt - and still lots of wind! Turned back.

aebewick ??/2015 2nd O/S
plain kitten ??/2015 -
Hidden ??/2015 -
MightyStew 29/Dec/14 Solo O/S
lcullum7 19/Mar/14 Solo O/S
with Will Jerram
Roch 01/Mar/14 Solo

As an approach to Tower Ridge

with Gordon Henderson
wilkinscl 24/Feb/14 Solo O/S

Approach to tower ridge.

LJC 19/Feb/14 Solo
with Rich, Little Ben
Hidden 17/Feb/14 Lead
Hidden 15/Feb/14 -
swmackey 21/Jan/14 AltLd O/S
Nath93 12/Jan/14 Solo

Lots of loose snow and an awkward cornice at the top, in descent as well due to the fact East side was full of windslab.

Wolfy1987 NEWMC ?/Jan/14 Solo
Hidden ??/2014 -
connor ?/Feb/13 Solo
Hidden 31/Jan/13 2nd O/S
Hoyes 01/Jan/13 Lead O/S

Lots of snow. Climbed moving together. Planned to decend East Gully, but this looked loaded so abbed back down West Gully.

Batt 01/Jan/13 2nd

Quite a but of loose snow about so in an effort to do something! Good snow at bottom turned soft at top. Hoping to descend East gully but too much snow so ab'd back down top of west then soloed out.

Hidden ??/2013 -
Hidden 27/Dec/12 Solo
ross brinson 20/Dec/12 Solo
with Chris Clifford, Thomas Moore
Michael.paparakis 25/Nov/12 -

First outdoor climb; good walk to CIC hut; hair-raising moments in lead up to gully; wee avalanche at base of gully as harnessed; George leading, me second, Nick at the rear; 2/3 way up hit steep climb that required axe work; great final third - just powder snow. Descent down East gully - at first backwards, then on arse, then round the boulder to the hut and down to North Face car park in the shittest hire b2 boots from Tiso. Weather good, but closed in at Pass, cleared by bottom.

Trevers 23/Aug/12 Solo

As part of an aborted attempt on Tower Ridge. Note to self- never come up this way again. Horrific in summer, everything crumbly or slimy and no protection. Just don't do it

Sam1900 03/Apr/12 -

Mixed route climbed in winter, with knee deep snow in places.

Hidden 09/Feb/12 AltLd O/S
flett53 ?/Feb/12 2nd
al jackson ?/Feb/12 AltLd

south east ridge

johnrich 31/Jan/12 -
Hidden 29/Jan/12 Solo
Hidden 23/Jan/12 Solo
climberuk 07/Jan/12 Solo O/S

Cruddy snow in the middle. Descended via East Gully. Very windy day. Had hoped to do SW Ridge.

with Drew
Hidden ?/Jan/12 Solo
carl_123 25/Mar/11 Solo O/S

fancied a quick route after green gully, was thawing

Hidden 10/Mar/11 AltLd O/S
Karlos 09/Mar/11 Solo

Soloed both in ascent and descent. Quite busy with roped teams, so politely made my way through them.

Hidden 08/Mar/11 Solo
andrewbooth1000 07/Mar/11 Solo
Hidden 07/Feb/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 02/Feb/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 02/Feb/11 Solo
Jonny M 02/Feb/11 Solo O/S
with Steve Farmer
Marq 02/Feb/11 Solo O/S
with Debs (HMC), Chris Colebrook (HMC)
Hidden ??/2011 -
Hidden ??/2011 -
PAJames ??/2011 -
Hidden 14/Apr/10 Solo
Will Smith 10/Apr/10 Solo O/S

Couldn't resist this at the end of the day as the sun caught the gully. Done as part of a great mountaineering day. Felt ridiculously alpine in the scorching sun.

with Matt
Hidden 13/Mar/10 Solo O/S
Roberttaylor 13/Mar/10 Solo O/S

To climb TR.

with Crazy Chris
mikelaing ?/Jan/10 Solo
with Ian Whitehead
Hidden 12/Mar/09 Lead
John Kettle 11/Mar/09 Solo
crowberry gully 09/Mar/09 Solo
with Ross McGibbon
Hidden ?/Mar/09 Solo
Hidden 21/Feb/09 Lead
J Brown 07/Feb/09 AltLd O/S
with RK
Hidden 07/Feb/09 AltLd
Hidden 03/Feb/09 2nd O/S
rossn ??/2009 -
andrewbooth1000 18/Mar/08 Solo
Phil1967 18/Mar/08 Solo O/S
with Bruv
Ken Applegate ?/Mar/08 Solo
with Dave Buckett
Tom Last 23/Feb/08 Solo O/S
with dcraig
Tom Livingstone ?/Feb/08 2nd
Hidden ??/2008 -
Sean Kelly ??/2008 -
Phill_ Thompson ??/2008 AltLd
with skarabrae, Helen Whiteman, Ian Gardiner, Lucy Prins
HIGHTOWER 03/Mar/06 Solo
with Ali Beer, Chris Morrison
Andynsloan 16/Feb/06 Lead O/S

Thick mist, deep snow. Up West gully, bit of an explore then down East gully.

with Juliette Chrisman
Hidden ?/Feb/05 Solo
Hidden ?/Mar/01 -
akhughes ??/2000 -
Pete Pozman ?/Feb/84 -

Approach to Tower Ridge

with Andy Bennett
uphillnow ??/1963 -

Variously from 1964

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