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Ticklists: Cold Climbs, Great routes in the Coe, 3 star Scottish winter, Scottish Winter IV-VII, Cold Climbs (slimmed down).

Hidden 02/Feb Lead dnf
Oliver Smaje 24/Mar/18 AltLd O/S
with Augmantas, Ben Paske
Hidden 24/Mar/18 AltLd
Hidden 24/Mar/18 Lead dnf
Robertgiddy 24/Mar/18 AltLd

Almost canyoning at times! Main pitch still fat but think that might be it for no.6 this year?

with Butler!
BPaske 24/Mar/18 AltLd
with Augmantas, Oliver Smaje
Butler! 24/Mar/18 AltLd
crowberry gully 20/Mar/18 AltLd

great conditions

with ESteve
Hidden 19/Mar/18 AltLd
Hidden 19/Mar/18 AltLd
mattguy 18/Mar/18 2nd
MrRiley 18/Mar/18 AltLd O/S

Probably a bit banked out but still very good, crux excellent, amazing ice umbrellas to weave through. Some serious spindrift at times!

with Richard Hines
Hidden 18/Mar/18 2nd
Neil McA 18/Mar/18 AltLd O/S

Bit crowded but a nice time on a great classic

with Si Cooke
Hidden 18/Mar/18 AltLd O/S
monkeyme2 18/Mar/18 AltLd
Conor Nally 18/Mar/18 2nd
with Roberttaylor
Roberttaylor 18/Mar/18 Lead O/S

Pitched the main icefall, soloed small steps before this. Very banked out, a good quick route on a windy day. Rope frozen into the ice...story?

oliverk 18/Mar/18 Lead O/S

Good snow up the easy bits and fairly fat ice on the crux which took screws well.

with Paul
Hidden 18/Mar/18 AltLd
Wendy Watthews 17/Mar/18 2nd O/S

Brilliant route, bit of congestion. Jonny did an amazing job leading all pitches.

with Darren Pyke, lukegorman, JoeCoxson, JonnyDry
NickJH 17/Mar/18 AltLd rpt
with SFosker, Steve W
lukegorman 17/Mar/18 AltLd O/S

think i lead the direct finish. Dropped a screw because of terrible ice. Someone caught it below.

JonnyDry 17/Mar/18 Lead O/S
JoeCoxson 17/Mar/18 AltLd O/S

Awesome day. Couldn’t decide whether to get on this or the screen, in the end with the amount of waiting we could have done both. P1&3, Darren dispatched the crux in style despite the spindrift avalanche

with Darren Pyke, JonnyDry, lukegorman, Wendy Watthews
Chesh1892 16/Mar/18 2nd

Managed to complete the first couple of pitches given the wind and conditions

mike hope 12/Mar/18 AltLd O/S

banked out low down, but good ice after. Direct finish to exit.

with Martin S
j.anstee 06/Mar/18 AltLd O/S

Full Scottish conditions with second ice pitch slightly wet. Classic route.

masa-alpin 05/Mar/18 AltLd

AltLead with some parts by moving together. I took the crux. Some parts may have been buried, but two steep parts were in good nick. 2 parties behind us, but we were much faster. It snowed occassionally.

with Neil Col
Keith Lambley 05/Mar/18 AltLd

Main ice pitch quite wet, screws not very good.

with John T, Kate R
Liam Ingram 04/Mar/18 AltLd O/S
with Josh Williams, klcmunro
Little AndyH 04/Mar/18 AltLd
with joe.91
joe.91 04/Mar/18 AltLd O/S

Got up early to avoid the crowds, good couple of ice falls on lovey chewy ice!

klcmunro 04/Mar/18 AltLd
Hidden 02/Mar/18 AltLd
SJPowderham1 01/Mar/18 AltLd O/S

Lead cruz pitch. Good ice but some runnig watwr near the top

Col Kingshott 01/Mar/18 Lead

Route in good condition, but of water running at the top of the final ice pitch, but avoidable. Good screws on all ice pitches.

Davy Gunn ??/2018 -
with Fiona Gunn
Hidden ??/2018 -
wheelsucker ??/2018 -
Ken Christie 27/Feb/16 Lead

Very marginal - top pitch held though the tinkling ice fall was a bit worrying..

with Robin Bennie
stoneback 06/Feb/15 2nd

Nice easy approach and descent which I was glad for after yesterdays mission. Great route, melting though!

David Woods 04/Feb/15 AltLd O/S

I wouldn't recommend this climb as it is starting to melt at the moment. I think we caught it in the nick of time. My second winter climb and first winter lead. Great.

with Adam Archibald
Hidden 04/Feb/15 AltLd O/S
JenRoberts 03/Feb/15 2nd O/S
with Kate, Ollie
Hidden 01/Feb/15 AltLd
saintlade ??/2014 -
Hidden 13/Apr/13 AltLd
nicjbuk 09/Apr/13 AltLd
with BILL BUTTERWORTH, ross nicol esq
rossn 09/Apr/13 AltLd

Good route great nick for time of year. Ice hard and brittle but not dangerously so.

with Bill Butterworth, Nick Bryan
rnotman67 07/Apr/13 AltLd O/S

Excellent route, I led pitches 1,3 and 5.. Kenny did 2nd and 4th (crux).

with k.shark
Hidden 07/Apr/13 AltLd O/S
agray 06/Apr/13 AltLd

Climbed as a three. Ice still in good condition but quite chopped out in places.

Hidden 04/Apr/13 AltLd
Keith Lambley 04/Apr/13 AltLd
with Kate R
Wee Davie 04/Apr/13 AltLd O/S

2nd up it, in a long conga line of aspirant 6 tickers!

Andy Clark 04/Apr/13 AltLd
steveb2006 03/Apr/13 AltLd

Very nice. Lovely wander up to Bidean after - stunning views. Elliots Downfall is touching down.

with Ian Cartwright
Tim Hamlet 02/Apr/13 AltLd
Lawrie Brand 02/Apr/13 AltLd rpt
Hidden 02/Apr/13 AltLd O/S
Colin Mcgregor 01/Apr/13 AltLd
with Danny Doran
dan doran 01/Apr/13 -
Hidden 31/Mar/13 AltLd O/S
Col Kingshott 31/Mar/13 Lead O/S

Really stepped out.

with Brilo
Hidden 31/Mar/13 2nd
team fat belly 31/Mar/13 -

Not bad condition but starting to melt in places by the afternoon. get there early morning

with Oli
Pete23 31/Mar/13 AltLd
with Ashley
Hidden 30/Mar/13 AltLd O/S
Mark123 30/Mar/13 AltLd O/S

Fantastic conditions, lots of hard , very hard ice.

RM199 30/Mar/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 30/Mar/13 AltLd O/S
Hidden 30/Mar/13 AltLd O/S
ollyroberts 29/Mar/13 AltLd O/S

Pitch 1+3

piersnewton 29/Mar/13 AltLd O/S

olly first lead. Alt leads, I lead the main ice pitch

Hidden 29/Mar/13 AltLd
mattvitel 29/Mar/13 -
Hidden 29/Mar/13 AltLd
Hidden 28/Mar/13 AltLd O/S
davesa 28/Mar/13 AltLd

climbed with Shian's friend Dan bailey

abbeywall 28/Mar/13 AltLd

Led 2 and 4

with K
jaggy bunnet 28/Mar/13 AltLd

Bit of an anti-climax...and got smacked bigtime by flying ice.

with frazzy4
Yourlead 28/Mar/13 2nd

Climbing as a three and started at 1 pm after the masses had all but vacated the climb and after we had backed off The Screen due to rotten ice on the main pitch. No 6 was in great condition though a bit too stepped, but still able to to use virgin ice. Graham lead every thing except last pitch which was a joint lead with myself & Paul. Epic day.

with Paul Freeman, Graham Penny
Hoyes 28/Mar/13 AltLd O/S

Excellent conditions, ice good for axes and screws, felt no harder than SC gully.

with Batt
Batt 28/Mar/13 AltLd

Brilliant fun, although he got the wonderful crux pitch - again!

with Hoyes
scatface 27/Mar/13 AltLd O/S

lead 1st ice pitch. Connor lead the others.

connor 27/Mar/13 AltLd
David86 26/Mar/13 2nd
Hidden 26/Mar/13 Lead O/S
Mountainman62 26/Mar/13 2nd O/S


minch 25/Mar/13 2nd O/S
Hidden 24/Mar/13 AltLd
Hidden 24/Mar/13 AltLd
Hidden 24/Mar/13 AltLd O/S
Al_Mac 24/Mar/13 2nd

First ever winter climb, awesome route, and awesome Scottish winter conditions with the wind blowing a gale and lots of spindrift coming down from above. Great introduction to ice and crampons.

Dougbart 24/Mar/13 -
with Iain
luckyjim 24/Mar/13 AltLd
with D Helm
jamesh 24/Mar/13 2nd
with Jim Unwin
bandersnatch 24/Mar/13 Lead
with Al_Mac
gregor 23/Mar/13 -
Gman 23/Mar/13 AltLd
with Carl
Andrew Wilson 23/Mar/13 AltLd O/S
with gregor
John Roe 22/Mar/13 Lead

Climb in good nick, fantastic day out in rather blustery conditions

with Ben Wood, Nathan Maxwell
furbrow 21/Mar/13 AltLd
with Bruce McC
Hidden 19/Mar/13 -
Ken Applegate 16/Mar/13 Lead

Day of guiding. Ice was ok, but a bit cruddy in places.

with Andrew
James Gordon ?/Mar/13 -
akhughes 12/Feb/13 Lead O/S


Hidden ??/2012 -
Hidden ??/2012 -
Hidden ??/2012 -
Pay Attention 23/Feb/11 AltLd
Hidden 10/Jan/11 AltLd
Lone Rider ??/2011 -
PAJames ??/2011 -
drew8connelly ??/2011 -
Hidden ??/2011 -
Hidden ??/2011 -
Peter Holder 28/Dec/10 AltLd
with Richard Lydiatt
Hidden 27/Dec/10 AltLd O/S
Graeme Barr 27/Dec/10 AltLd
williemilne 24/Dec/10 -

Another 20 year ambition fulfilled! Merry Christmas!

mark-abz 23/Dec/10 Lead
with Alex
robertmichaellovell 22/Dec/10 AltLd
with Lard
galpinos 20/Dec/10 AltLd O/S
with Ross
rockstott 20/Dec/10 AltLd
kenneM 18/Dec/10 Lead O/S
with Paul Elliott, Steve Marner
Hidden 18/Dec/10 Solo O/S
Chad123 12/Dec/10 AltLd rpt

Third time! Possibly the most interesting time as well, as lots of good hard ice and featured sections, with a freeze this will only get better - go do it!

with Kiwi Steve
niall_mac 08/Dec/10 AltLd
Hidden 05/Dec/10 Lead
Heike 05/Dec/10 AltLd

What a classic, a nice surprise to find it in nick so early on in the season.

Hidden 02/Dec/10 AltLd O/S
mikemartin 01/Dec/10 Solo
Brucemacrosson ?/Dec/10 AltLd O/S
with Simon Opit
Andrew Sloan 14/Mar/10 AltLd O/S

A wet and melting icefall, but worth the effort. A nice easy day after Orion face yesterday.

andrewcurthoys 14/Mar/10 2nd O/S
Martin Haworth 14/Mar/10 Lead rpt

very wet.

Hidden 13/Mar/10 AltLd rpt
Hidden 11/Mar/10 -
Hidden 11/Mar/10 Lead O/S
Limestone-Lad 06/Mar/10 AltLd O/S

With RK. The ice in the lower section of first pitch was dislodged by our passing. Thereafter a smashing ice route. We were unsure the traverse to the right at the top of the difficulties would lead us to a safe descent. So we went up..into sunshine and sandwiches...a smashing picnic

Hidden 05/Mar/10 AltLd
Billy Walker - Bad Seller 05/Mar/10 AltLd rpt

best ever day,superb weather and ice,did the steep V finish

joe king 01/Mar/10 AltLd O/S
with steve pettit
steveP 01/Mar/10 AltLd O/S
Misha 23/Feb/10 Lead O/S

Started at the very bottom, below a short mixed section past some small jammed (?) boulders. The ice crux was on P4, which had a short steep section, whereas the main ice fall on P5 was more like III. On the last pitch opted for an interesting mixed groove with a slightly overhanging exit via an ice column - don't think it was IV! Great route, very atmospheric situation. Six pitches, led P2, P4 and P6. We found two bits of dropped gear, one of which was a glove - email me with details.

Pay Attention 23/Feb/10 2nd
with Misha
Hidden 22/Feb/10 2nd
Jamie B 21/Feb/10 Lead
with Clients
ojp 21/Feb/10 2nd O/S

awesome route, very very thin ice in places.

with Andy
steven 21/Feb/10 AltLd

Desperate 1st pitch(V)with no protection. Well done Simon.

with Simon Dawson
sdawson1 21/Feb/10 AltLd O/S

very thin to begin with - desperate other than that nice climb

with steven
S Lynch 19/Feb/10 -
BenTiffin 13/Feb/10 AltLd

Amazed there was no-one about at all. Still perfectly climbable.

with Dan Robinson
Claire Molloy ?/Feb/10 2nd
with Ed Chard JG, NoelleG
andy mcc ?/Feb/10 2nd
with Jason King
khawk 24/Jan/10 AltLd O/S
with datoon
9fingerjon 24/Jan/10 AltLd O/S
with Viv
decs 24/Jan/10 AltLd
HimTiggins 24/Jan/10 AltLd O/S
with decs
dancurrie 24/Jan/10 AltLd
HansUDes 23/Jan/10 AltLd O/S
Hidden 23/Jan/10 AltLd O/S
Chad123 17/Jan/10 AltLd rpt

Not quite as fun as last time as plus five degrees, lots of rain coming down and some slushy snow to deal with. A few of the pitches were pretty good though, good double with the Screen. Tempted by Elliot's Downfall but just a bit too mild!

with Emily
Hidden 11/Jan/10 AltLd O/S
Dougie Harvey 09/Jan/10 2nd O/S
Lawrie Brand 09/Jan/10 Lead O/S

Melting, busy, classic

Captain Solo 09/Jan/10 AltLd
with ontour
morsy 09/Jan/10 AltLd

bottom pitch v thin and running with water

with gerhard mors
tallthinmonkey 09/Jan/10 AltLd
with Keri Page, Ben Wallace
isi_o 08/Jan/10 2nd
with Gillian, Al
WilliamBurnside 08/Jan/10 AltLd
with B Strachan
Hidden 08/Jan/10 AltLd O/S
Pete Main 08/Jan/10 AltLd O/S
with Andrew S
mikemartin 04/Jan/10 Solo

Great route, best ice climb in Glen Coe?

simon_D 01/Jan/10 AltLd
with Roger C
Hidden ??/2010 AltLd
Hidden ??/2010 -
colinthrelfall ??/2010 Solo
Hidden 31/Dec/09 AltLd O/S
joese7en 29/Dec/09 AltLd O/S

bottom pitch, below icefall, poor and thin

Hidden ?/Dec/09 2nd
Adam Long 11/Feb/09 AltLd
with Richard Barson
Hidden 10/Feb/09 AltLd O/S
sdawson1 10/Feb/09 AltLd O/S
with steven
Hidden 09/Feb/09 Lead
garythomas ?/Feb/09 AltLd
markharro ??/2009 Lead
with Adrian
plain kitten ??/2009 AltLd
Boxy 18/Mar/06 AltLd
with Aus
kenseamon 06/Mar/06 2nd
with Twid Turner
Hidden ?/Mar/06 AltLd O/S
Hidden ?/Mar/06 2nd
Mark Salter ?/Feb/06 AltLd O/S
with Wally
Chad123 ?/Mar/05 AltLd

Arguably the best grade 3 or 4 in Scotland?

with James Humble
Hidden ??/2000 -
Mark Stevenson 09/Mar/99 2nd O/S
Jamie Simpson - Alpine Dragons 02/Jan/98 AltLd
with Andy Munro
NickJH ?/Mar/96 AltLd O/S
with JOwen, I Smith
Hidden ?/Mar/96 -
Hidden 20/Feb/96 AltLd
michael burrows 11/Feb/96 AltLd rpt
with richard parry
Hidden 01/Feb/96 -
Hidden ?/Feb/96 -
Jim Walton ??/1996 AltLd O/S
with Matthew Stammers
NeilGriffiths ??/1996 -
with Duncan
Hidden ??/1996 AltLd
innes ??/1996 -
Hidden ??/1995 AltLd
Hidden 12/Feb/94 AltLd
Dave Musgrove Jnr 16/Jan/94 -

Great day out with Jon

with Jon Sykes
crossleysm ??/1993 AltLd O/S
Tarquin ??/1992 -
frost ??/1992 Solo
pingora 16/Feb/91 AltLd
with Nick
Hidden ?/Feb/88 AltLd
Hammy 11/Jan/87 AltLd
with Colin Struthers
Derek Ryden 09/Jan/87 Lead O/S
with John Taylor
Nick Biven ?/Dec/86 AltLd O/S
with Nigel Robinson
sadams 03/Mar/86 AltLd
with Mark Bonham
michael burrows 19/Feb/86 AltLd O/S
with jim kite
Will Webb ?/Feb/86 Solo
Martin Haworth ?/Feb/86 Solo O/S
cornishmackem ?/Feb/86 AltLd O/S
with Simon Peck
Tim Sparrow ??/1986 -
with Tim Lewis, Ian Owen
Hidden ?/Feb/80 AltLd
Bruce Kerr 11/Feb/79 AltLd
with Frank Hughes
uphillnow ??/1978 -
Hidden ?/Feb/74 AltLd
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