Winter Climbing forum
Snow/Ice routes & conditions

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From Scottish gullies to Rjukan ice falls, this is the forum discuss everything involved with winter climbing. Conditions, what's in and what's not, avalanche risk, recommended routes plus accounts of your exploits.
For a list of all the routes climbed in the last few days have a look at our UK Winter Conditions.
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Life Insurance for Climbers Summit...Summit Financial Services-75310-Jan-19
FS archetypal climbing wagen - 2011 Octavia Arquata1Arquata1164907-Feb-19
Spanish Rock Climbing Courses Sally LisleSally Lisle-83421-Jan-19
Big Training Board Setup inc Mats will split TomArseTomArse-18719:26 Thu
Pair Dmm Switches Adam LincolnAdam Lincoln460208:48 Thu
Enlarging boltholes? Pay AttentionPay Attention261,82122:57 Sun
No winter climbing - what are you doing instead? Phil LyonPhil Lyon333,15122:42 Sun
Torridon conditions Dom MackenzieDom Mackenzie132620:09 Sun
SAR Helicopter Service contract: implementation phase, part 2 Jim FraserJim Fraser29529,13114:03 Sun
OK, where's the good ice? Pay AttentionPay Attention91,30723:06 Sat
Ice climbing in Sulden/Ortler? alexm198alexm198426811:38 Sat
I broke my new Nomics DRose674DRose674874,45516:04 Fri
Beinn an Dothaidh / Ben Lui Dan-ukDan-uk101,23207:44 Fri
Snowdonia Winter Conditions ruaidhruaidh546,60820:57 Thu
Rope left at Coire an t-Sneachda JohnnyBoy59JohnnyBoy5962,18316:38 Thu
Changing old for new anti balling plates on vasak sleeplessjbsleeplessjb340210:51 Thu
Rjukan - 2019 Trip Davey_HBDavey_HB122,36307:40 Thu
A poem in tribute to two legends Sophie G.Sophie G.142,12117:20 Wed
lakes winter conditions paulh.0776paulh.0776437,00512-Feb-19
Ben Hope fatalities RIP The Watch of...The Watch of Barrisdale9620,30311-Feb-19
Guide recommendations in Lochaber? jafferton91jafferton91472608-Feb-19
Winter climbing goggles jimmysdeadjimmysdead61,16408-Feb-19
Front point angle/vertical ice NottsRichNottsRich386008-Feb-19
Do you go when you plan to go? roblewroblew212,27707-Feb-19
I need advice on ice axes/tools for Scotland jonjon06jonjon06262,51007-Feb-19
Shops that offer ice screw sharpening? Andy MolesAndy Moles121,58006-Feb-19
Cold Hands - electric heating? wercatwercat211,34705-Feb-19
Overhanging UK winter routes? vscottvscott51,39005-Feb-19
Cross loading NottsRichNottsRich81,15505-Feb-19
An apology gravygravy52,13104-Feb-19
Kinder Downfall nicely frozen bonebagbonebag72,34004-Feb-19
Y Garn banana gully conditions RoghanmerRoghanmer51,26503-Feb-19
Conditions report: Valdres, Hemsedal & Lærdal Jamie Simpson -...Jamie Simpson - Alpine Dragons101,75802-Feb-19
Tyndrum Hills, Udlaidh, Dothaidh etc BnBBnB152,68402-Feb-19
nevis,Cunningham 1976 paul mitchellpaul mitchell81,27301-Feb-19
Cuillin Ridge is not in condition Mike LatesMike Lates-1,03001-Feb-19
a bivy on Nevis paul mitchellpaul mitchell11,07731-Jan-19
Routes for the weekend The9ingerThe9inger71,12031-Jan-19
kinder downfall MikeMarcusMikeMarcus63,09531-Jan-19
Camping in scotland jadeevans692jadeevans692243,95931-Jan-19
winter climbing partner wanted in Edinburgh ZarbaZarba144131-Jan-19
frostbite - return to winter climbing - advice ? BrucemacrossonBrucemacrosson81,15531-Jan-19
WML Rucksack Silverback38Silverback38866731-Jan-19
Scotland winter climb 1-2 Feb 2019 Ferg LFerg L161430-Jan-19
Crampon & boot hire in North Wales rowland pentyrowland penty164229-Jan-19
Menage a Trois Film JasonicJasonic283,38829-Jan-19
Scrambles and Winter Climbs : Scafell Aled WilliamsAled Williams492129-Jan-19
Edale conditions Silverback38Silverback38162,19728-Jan-19
Ben Macdui weather - please lighten up wilkie14cwilkie14c61,61628-Jan-19
New Nomics, any good Mr MessyMr Messy71,04628-Jan-19
Cuillin Ridge is in good full winter condition Mike LatesMike Lates21,85628-Jan-19
Where can I get replacement ice picks? Pay AttentionPay Attention479728-Jan-19
Glencoe Village Webcam Andy HarpurAndy Harpur111,71528-Jan-19
stob coire topo aki048aki048157627-Jan-19
Low grade mountaineering routes around Skye RedTarRedTar81,20527-Jan-19
nomic design error? paul mitchellpaul mitchell404,30827-Jan-19
Snowdon Tomorrow sdawson1sdawson1390726-Jan-19
Hiking/mountaineering glasses ? wolfbanewolfbane477525-Jan-19
Advice from Val d'Aosta (Cogne) guides aostamanaostaman71,09024-Jan-19
Trip report: Hoarmaster and The Message MrRileyMrRiley181123-Jan-19
(LOST) Red Patagonia Jacket (Ben Nevis) Robbie_PhillipsRobbie_Phillips-56923-Jan-19
Route Advice JacksprattJackspratt151,95522-Jan-19
Winter attempts on 8000'ers underway NifflaNiffla-91522-Jan-19
Pictures of team on Savage Slit on Saturday 19th MrRileyMrRiley21,28122-Jan-19
Tarmachan Ridge Snow ??? Nick_ScotsNick_Scots284718-Jan-19