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Ticklists: Winter Aspirations.

BPaske 22/Apr/16 AltLd
with James Heath
masa-alpin 10/Apr/16 2nd β

Rob lead all the way, and descended via East Gully, after retracing Tower Ridge. P2 was great with abundant ice. Upper 2 pitches were half buried in snow.

with Charline H, Rob G
robgixer 10/Apr/16 Lead
Hidden 18/Mar/16 2nd
Andrew Duncan 24/Feb/16 2nd O/S
with andrew Senior, joe hallam
joe hallam 22/Feb/16 AltLd
with Andrew Duncan, andrew senior
eilidh_m 11/Apr/15 2nd O/S
with Willie Milne
luckyjim 05/Apr/15 AltLd
with D Helm
david harvey 05/Apr/15 2nd O/S

The best climb iv ever done

with martin
martinbettridge06 05/Apr/15 Lead
Steven Andrews 04/Apr/15 AltLd O/S

Nice but soft ice. Abbed off from the top of the steep section.

with Tom Shaw
Hidden 04/Apr/15 AltLd O/S
Ewanski 04/Apr/15 -
with Stuart M
wilkinscl 02/Apr/15 AltLd
morpcat 02/Apr/15 AltLd O/S

P1 CW, P2 ES, P3 CW, P4 ES, P5 CW (moved together to the top). Great ice on the first pitches but then poor snow conditions after that. Took Tower Ridge to the summit.

Webster 31/Mar/15 Lead O/S

still fat and blue, great combination of mostly first time axe placements and good screws.

Adam Long 23/Mar/15 AltLd
with Richard Barson
Timothy Miller 22/Mar/15 Solo O/S
steve7734 21/Mar/15 AltLd O/S

First IV, 4 lead. Led full 60m from base of route, and hit the end of the rope 10m from the end of the icefall. Hanging belay on ice screws was necessary. Abbed down from tat

with Brian Hodgson
Hidden 21/Mar/15 AltLd O/S
mzchambers 17/Mar/15 AltLd O/S

Lead to the start of the ice then Brodie abb off and headed to Central Gully Right-Hand.

with Brodie Hood
Paul Figg 14/Mar/15 AltLd

Finished up Tower Ridge for the full experience.

with Andy Brown
Hidden 13/Mar/15 Lead
akhughes 12/Mar/15 Lead O/S

Working. Quick hit from hut at16.:15 once weather had passed through.

Hidden 12/Mar/15 AltLd O/S
Hidden 28/Feb/15 -
RM199 26/Feb/15 Lead O/S

Lead crux pitch. Easy but soft today IV 3

Hidden 26/Feb/15 AltLd O/S
joe_lancs 20/Feb/15 AltLd
Hidden 16/Feb/15 AltLd O/S
peter neden 16/Feb/15 AltLd
nickdonohue 15/Feb/15 AltLd

Did 2 pitches and then abbed off (in one ropelength) from top of main difficulties. A really nice pitch.

with Alan FRCC, Tim FRCC
eaf4 15/Feb/15 AltLd

carried on to do tower ridge.

with Brian Shackleton
HimTiggins 15/Feb/15 2nd O/S
with Alan
peter neden 15/Feb/15 2nd
Mr.Billiams 14/Feb/15 AltLd O/S
with Russell
Finn Curry 14/Feb/15 2nd
with Paul Warnock
jaggy bunnet 14/Feb/15 AltLd

good 4 for the grade

Debbie Lee 11/Feb/15 AltLd
MrRiley 11/Feb/15 AltLd O/S

Cracking couple of pitches, main ice pitch great value

alan barnes 10/Feb/15 AltLd
with tom sylvester, julie baum
Neil Hamlet ?/Feb/15 2nd
davkeo 20/Jan/15 Solo O/S
Joe Nunn ??/2015 AltLd

Abbed of after steep pitch

Hidden ??/2015 -
Martin Bagshaw 29/Mar/14 2nd O/S
with Bryan Clary
Piers Harley 26/Mar/14 -
with Carl, Jeremy Windsor
Chris L Hill 13/Apr/13 AltLd O/S
with Rich Hines
Dougbart 06/Apr/13 -
with TIm
Hoyes 01/Apr/13 AltLd O/S

Good for a short day. Rach led the first pitch, I led the plumb second pitch and Paul led an easy third pitch. Abseiled back down the route.

with Paul S, Rachel B
Batt 01/Apr/13 AltLd

P1-me, p2-J, p3-paul. Lovely wall of ice on p2. Abb'd from end of p3

Hidden ?/Apr/13 AltLd
Ken Applegate 17/Mar/13 Lead

Great ice on the main pitch. Abseiled after this pitch, and then climbed the main pitch of Italian Climb.

with Andrew
luckyjim 17/Mar/13 AltLd

Continued up Tower Ridge to make a day of it!

with D Helm
Craig Holden 17/Mar/13 2nd O/S

Great ice. Abbed off after the first pitch.

Captain Solo 13/Mar/13 Solo

Well stepped out, straightforward climbing, traversed over and descended Broad Gully.

owaring 12/Mar/13 2nd dog
Jack00 09/Mar/13 AltLd O/S
with Olly
furbrow 09/Mar/13 AltLd
with Ruth L
danieleaston 09/Mar/13 2nd
bobpilgrem 09/Mar/13 AltLd O/S

Nice ice climb-ab of insitu gear after second crux pitch.With Matt UKC

ollyroberts 09/Mar/13 AltLd O/S

Pitch 2. Descended broad gully.

with Jack
Hidden 09/Mar/13 AltLd
Hidden 08/Mar/13 AltLd
Andy Hewison 06/Mar/13 2nd

Did first two pitches and then abseiled back down to save topping out.

with Pete Jackson, Mark Chadwick
Hidden 06/Mar/13 2nd
PAJames 02/Mar/13 -

gw3285 01/Mar/13 2nd
stratandrew 01/Mar/13 AltLd O/S

Jim P1, Me P2 - good icefall, nice and sustained. great ice conditions. Blue sky day.

with Jim Symon, Gareth Williams
Hidden ?/Mar/13 -
ClimberJimmyB 23/Feb/13 AltLd O/S
Hidden 23/Feb/13 AltLd O/S
GlennWatson 22/Feb/13 Solo
Simon Allcock 21/Feb/13 2nd O/S
with Wilki
Hidden ?/Feb/13 -
Hidden ?/Feb/13 AltLd
tim20 ??/2013 -
captain ??/2013 -
Karlos 11/Mar/11 AltLd O/S

Led P1. Had intended to do regular route, but couldn't find any gear in upper gully, so waited for team to finish on RH, and belayed in the pegs. Mark led P2, which was steep towards the top, but had good ice and pro. Abseiled off at this point.

with Mark B
The Bad Cough 11/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with Christian Minett, Tom Williams
Hidden 21/Feb/11 Lead
Hidden 14/Feb/11 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2011 Lead
Hidden ??/2011 -
Simon Caldwell 11/Apr/10 AltLd

First pitch was thin, not enough ice to take screws, so unprotected and hence my lead. Main pitch looked a bit cruddy (so my lead again) but was actually thick water ice all the way, great condition and well protected (5 screws!) - not steep and only III in these conditions. Pitch 3 (Carmen) was steep snow with a short ice step. I took a variation to pitch 4, on the right, to take in another short ice fall (more like IV). Two more pitches to the top. Too tired to finish up Tower Ridge, and couldn't work out the right place to traverse to Broad Gully, so abbed off - a mistake, as it took us 3 hours!

with Carmen
Hidden 30/Mar/10 2nd
stevez 25/Mar/10 AltLd O/S

Nice climb with first 2 pitches in pretty good nick. We abbed off after 3 pitches as the remainder of the route is a easy snow climb. Led P1 & P3.

Jamie B 10/Mar/10 Lead
with isi_o
isi_o 10/Mar/10 2nd
Spence22 21/Feb/10 Lead O/S

Note to self; buy more ice screws before leading ice pitches, drink less whiskey the day before.

with Wil
morsy 31/Jan/10 AltLd
with peter duggan
Ken Applegate 18/Jan/10 AltLd

Led the second, crux pitch. Ice was cruddy and slightly insecure! In-situ belays were good though!

with Johan Urbano
Johann ?/Jan/10 AltLd O/S
with Scott Kirkhope
Hidden ??/2010 -
lukehunt 08/Feb/09 AltLd O/S
felixthelion 08/Feb/09 AltLd O/S
with luketheape
Hidden 11/Apr/08 AltLd O/S
dangates ?/Apr/08 -
with Robin Torrie
simon_D 27/Mar/08 2nd O/S
with George McEwan, Andy Johno
mgg 26/Mar/08 2nd
Gman 25/Mar/08 AltLd O/S

Brilliant grade IV ice pitch led by Evan. Continued up the normal route before finishing up Tower Ridge from the little tower.

with Evan
fellgazelle 25/Mar/08 -
with Chris Dale
Phill_ Thompson ??/2008 AltLd dnf
with Lucy Prins
innesmac ??/2007 -
Hidden ??/2007 -
smithaldo 18/Mar/06 AltLd O/S

Not great conditions, steep first pitch, thin second pitch, moved together inadvertantly at top, finsihed up the queues on tower ridge in great weather.

with Clegg
Dave Kerr 18/Feb/01 AltLd
with Steve Wells
Treadsoftly 18/Feb/01 2nd dnf

Warm up climb - just did the first pitche.

Mike Lates 18/Feb/01 Lead
Martin Bennett 21/Feb/00 -
with Andy Hird
NickJH ?/Feb/00 Lead O/S
Chad123 ?/Feb/00 -
with Mark Crampton
plain kitten ??/2000 Solo
Hidden 29/Mar/91 Lead
Hidden 19/Mar/87 Solo
jon 20/Feb/87 Lead
with H
John Marsland 18/Feb/86 2nd
with Dave Soles
Lone Rider 12/Jan/85 AltLd
with Jules Thomson
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