Parallel A Gully Right Fork** IV 4
[Murdo on good ice on the first pitch of parallel A gully,lochnagar, 2 kb]The steeper and more direct finish to Parallel A gully. Take the narrow right fork where the main gully is split by a wall near the top

Photo: Murdo on good ice on the first pitch of parallel A gully,lochnagar © Chris wilson
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This climb is in 13 logbooks, and on 6 wishlists.

AC1 - 2013

Peter had an epic struggle with the cornice.
samwillo - Lead - 01/Feb/12 with Lairig Climbing Club

Intro to Lochnagar, lead pitches 2,4 and 6. Desperate time on run out snow and cornice well into the dark. Otherwise awesome.
peter.herd - AltLd O/S - 29/Jan/12 with Sam Williams

Plan B as partner failed to materialise, no booby prize this though. Lovely snow ice on direct start and middle section, minimal powder in gully. Decided to go for right fork as it looked well iced and not so much powder as left fork. Cornice was a little bigger than I had hoped, took about 20mins to exit.
Captain Solo - Solo - 07/Jan/11

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 27/Mar/10

Hidden - 2010

traversed in from left above 1st pitch
morsy - AltLd - 13/Dec/09

Somehow got both the hollow ice pitch at the bottom and digging a trench through the cornice whilst standing on an unnervingly soft snow-ridge. Good variation route though.
niallk - AltLd O/S - 22/Feb/09 with Willie

Great climb. lead the crux pitch.
david0811 - AltLd O/S - 20/Feb/09 with Mark Reid

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 20/Apr/08

Hidden - AltLd - 27/Feb/99

Done with direct start.
Sean Kelly - AltLd - Feb/76 with Ken Burton

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Hoyes, MrRiley, Ian Jones, michael83
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