On UKC we have the Winter Conditions Page which automatically collates all the latest winter ascents from the UKC Logbooks, as well as collating any relevant 'winter conditions' forum threads.
Another source of information and inspiration is the UKC Photo Galleries. You can view the most recent photos which can often give an idea of conditions and if you 'sort by votes' you get some superb images to ponder whilst you are stuck in the office (see the fantastic shot above!).
In late August, British alpinist Tom Ballard attempted the North East face of Link Sar (7041m) in the Pakistan Karakoram... Read more
We announced in August that the BMC had started a crowd-funding campaign to rebolt Horseshoe Quarry in the Peak District (UKC... Read more
According to Patagonia Vertical, Austrian alpinist Markus Pucher has made the first winter solo ascent of Aguja Guillaumet... Read more
Sam and Joe Lawson moved to Sheffield last year and have been making the most of their time on the grit. Their latest film... Read more