A bold face route in a remote situation.

Ticklists: Cold Climbs, 3 star Scottish winter, Cold Climbs (slimmed down).

Ssebo Banange 01/Apr/18 Lead
with K
Hidden 08/Mar/18 Lead
Gawyllie 24/Feb/18 AltLd

Grade IV ice at the bottom then just under 300m of unprotected I/II Neve. Worth every star

with Roger smith
eilidh_m 21/Feb/18 AltLd O/S
with Willie Milne
Neil Adams 10/Feb/18 Solo O/S
Chrismith 15/Feb/16 -
Hidden 14/Feb/16 AltLd
davidswannn 10/Feb/16 2nd
morsy 08/Feb/16 AltLd
with gerhard mors
morsg 08/Feb/16 AltLd
with morsy
gregor 06/Feb/16 -
Pete23 06/Feb/16 AltLd

Great route! Grade 4 at bottom. Ice, snow and turf all in good condition. Take a few bulldogs/warthogs and be prepared to move together in the middle section.

with Gregor
njongml 14/Mar/15 AltLd O/S

Great conditions. Thick ice at the bottom and solid neve all the way up the face until the last pitch.

JackM92 07/Feb/15 AltLd

Good snow and ice conditions all the way up, and rock gear available with some digging. Initial ice pitch was more like tech 4. Brilliant route!

joesmith 07/Feb/15 AltLd

Ice pitch at start felt IV 4. Great fun going up the snowfield, no cornice .

with JackM92
Hidden 07/Feb/14 AltLd O/S
Steven Andrews 07/Feb/14 AltLd O/S


with Ali
joe gallacher 22/Jan/14 2nd O/S

Tough ice pitch to start then very pleasant..fully committing so not one for first lead >

team fat belly 17/Jan/14 -

First pitch a bit hollow but the snow and icy was all in pretty good condition - absolutely no visibility though.

with Tim, Max
Hidden 02/Apr/13 2nd
Col Kingshott 02/Apr/13 Lead O/S

Best grade III ever :-). Steps up the snow slopes made the going easier. Slightly worrying cornice overlooking the route.

with Brilo
Alastair MacSween 30/Mar/13 AltLd
with Graham Hunter, Phil Warriner
Hidden 21/Feb/13 AltLd
ollie1 20/Feb/13 AltLd
with alex shipp
TaylorMade Climbing 15/Feb/13 2nd
bullethead 08/Feb/12 2nd
Hidden 03/Feb/12 Solo O/S
Hannah V 29/Jan/12 2nd

Alternative first pitch involving a hard ice pillar. Great finish into winter sunshine

with Martin Moran, Debbie Spencer
abbeywall 28/Jan/12 AltLd
with K
PAJames 27/Jan/12 AltLd

Hidden ??/2012 -
Eike 22/Feb/11 2nd
sj87 10/Feb/11 2nd
danny269 10/Feb/11 2nd

Martin lead all 7 pitchs. Great conditions. Excellent views of setting sun from summit after topping out

with Sue Jeffrey, Martin Moran, Keir
markharro ??/2009 Lead

Great route with final belay on the summit cairn just as the guidebook says. Pity the mist obscured our views

with Neil Potter
Hidden 17/Feb/08 Lead
barney_edin 12/Feb/07 AltLd

Avoided steep ice pitch at the bottem by taking the grade I start.

with Simon G
Captain Solo 23/Apr/06 Solo

Ice had melted a bit so took the easier start. Did the icefall start 13.4.13.

Sankey ??/2002 -
seanyt ?/Mar/97 2nd
Hidden ??/1991 Solo
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High IV
Mid IV
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High III
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