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Ticklists: In the footsteps of the Cairngorm Tigers.


ClimberDateStyle
Greeny 19/Jan AltLd

DNF, one or two pitches from the top. Losing daylight. Ice was lean. Very difficult to protect. Down climbed in the dark off some fairly dodgy rock flakes. Exciting day out. My partner and I graded it V/ VI on the day.

Chapstick 18/Jan Lead dnf
Plungeman 21/Feb/15 AltLd O/S

IV, 4 in the SMC guide. With the amount of insecure axes and feet in almost consolidated snow ice and a surprising amount of chimneying I'm inclined to agree with the V 4 here. Cracking day out!

Hidden 21/Feb/15 AltLd
David Stevens 21/Feb/15 AltLd O/S

Surprisingly tricky

Hidden ??/2013 -
SWalls 18/Dec/09 AltLd

Not much gear as ice did not take screws. Placed 3 runners in 4 pitches. Belays were good.

with Fin Wild
jamestheyip 12/Dec/09 AltLd dnf

Snow very crusty at last pitch. Would be too risky to carry on as it was unprotectable. Had to down climb.

with Joe Larner
joe larner 12/Dec/09 AltLd dnf

Got within 25 metres of the top when any useable snow/ice ran out. Had a rather concerning series of down climbs in the dark on very dubious belays to get off. Both my axes also broke on the way down. Quite an eventful outing.

with James
Pete Main 14/Jan/09 AltLd O/S

Dangerous

with Andrew S
Hidden 14/Jan/09 AltLd O/S
mark-abz 30/Dec/08 Lead
with Alex
s kennedy 26/Dec/07 AltLd O/S
with kev and alley
Hidden 23/Dec/07 AltLd O/S
Smelly Fox 23/Dec/07 AltLd O/S

Lots of ice. Only took two screws. Oops.

with Mark020
1202alarm ??/2000 -
bandersnatch ??/1999 Lead
MikePycroft 16/Jan/88 AltLd
steveb2006 16/Jan/88 AltLd

Mostly easy but a nerve racking finish on unconsolidated snow - through a collapsing cornice. Camping in the corrie.

Neil McA 02/Jan/85 AltLd dnf

Failed just 60ft from the cornice!

with Andy Scrase
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