Rockfax Description
Short ice pinnacle. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
Pinnacle of ice above orange approach arrow in Rjukan Rockfax guide between unknown 3 and 4

ElliottB 25/Feb TR O/S
with Steve
stratandrew 25/Feb Lead rpt

Just to the left of the WI2

with KMC Group
Hidden 25/Feb TR O/S
Gerben Neven 13/Feb TR O/S
with Simon
zcsharp 12/Feb Lead O/S

Touched down and felt not too bad

catty_9 12/Feb 2nd O/S

Short but steep. Didn't feel like WI5 today

alan1234 10/Feb Lead
Hidden 20/Jan/16 Lead
Hidden 01/Mar/15 TR RP
ClimbingGlen 01/Mar/15 TR O/S

Plus a mixed grade 6 start

Hidden 01/Mar/15 TR RP
MaccMark 21/Feb/15 Lead
stratandrew 21/Feb/15 TR
with KMC Group
augustus trout 21/Feb/15 2nd
Charlie Zephyr Booth 13/Feb/15 AltLd O/S
with tim millen
guy757 16/Feb/14 -
Scott Rankin 07/Mar/13 TR
Hidden 04/Mar/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/Feb/13 2nd
Hidden 21/Feb/13 2nd O/S
Hidden 18/Feb/13 TR dnf
emmarowe 17/Feb/13 2nd
emmarowe 17/Feb/13 2nd
emmarowe 17/Feb/13 2nd
edmitchell 17/Feb/13 Lead
edmitchell 17/Feb/13 Lead
edmitchell 17/Feb/13 Lead
Double Knee Bar 16/Feb/13 TR O/S
stratandrew 12/Feb/13 TR
gw3285 12/Feb/13 TR
Hidden 10/Feb/13 Lead
DeanD 05/Feb/13 Lead O/S
Poco Loco 24/Feb/12 Lead O/S

I think the difficulty is very much conditions dependent. The icicle had touched down, so I think hard WI4. Steep and fun though.

with Will Wykes
tomwheeler 23/Feb/12 Lead O/S
edmitchell 05/Feb/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Jan/12 2nd
Hidden 25/Jan/12 2nd
Hidden 10/Jan/11 TR
alan1234 ??/2011 Lead O/S
Tim Bateman 23/Feb/10 TR
Ellis Bird ?/Feb/10 Lead O/S
John Roe 27/Jan/10 Lead
with Joey Durkin
joeydurkin 27/Jan/10 2nd
with John R
GScot38 ?/Jan/10 Lead O/S
patsaunders ??/2010 Lead
matt hughes 02/Mar/09 Lead O/S
with Patricia Oram
Hidden 02/Mar/09 Lead O/S
MonkeyDawson 01/Mar/09 2nd
with Si Mann
Nicos 01/Mar/09 Lead O/S
with stuart mcinnes
Monk 20/Feb/09 TR O/S

Beautiful climbing on chandeliered ice.

with Alan
Hidden 14/Feb/09 Lead
Kaiser999 02/Feb/09 Lead
with Jacko
DvO 01/Feb/09 2nd O/S
with Andy Parsons
John Roe 17/Jan/09 Lead
with Bruce Radbourne
CalumC 05/Jan/09 Lead β

Grade 4 in the condition we had it.

with Mike Coppock
Ollie B ?/Jan/09 Lead O/S
with F. Carn-Pryor
inuklm ??/2009 -
Greg Boswell ?/Mar/08 Lead O/S
chri55ie 22/Feb/08 Lead
chri55ie 22/Feb/08 Lead

Central part (dodging the top ropers!)

chri55ie 21/Feb/08 2nd


lithos 11/Mar/07 Solo O/S

easy for 5 - easy for 4 maybe 3 ! descent was fun when i dropped an axe when cleaning crampons

with TonyM
Hidden 09/Mar/07 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Feb/07 Lead O/S
dannyboy83 ?/Feb/07 Lead O/S
with Floris, Steve Binder, Sion
High WI-5+
Mid WI-5+
Low WI-5+
High WI-5
Mid WI-5
Low WI-5
High WI-4+
Mid WI-4+
Low WI-4+
Votes cast 2
Votes cast 2
Style of ascent
Alt Leads
Not Set
Flashed (β)
Not Set