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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Rjukan - 2019 Trip Davey_HBDavey_HB123,90214-Feb-19
A poem in tribute to two legends Sophie G.Sophie G.143,38313-Feb-19
Ben Hope fatalities RIP The Watch of...The Watch of Barrisdale9623,15411-Feb-19
Winter climbing goggles jimmysdeadjimmysdead62,41708-Feb-19
Front point angle/vertical ice NottsRichNottsRich32,10408-Feb-19
Do you go when you plan to go? roblewroblew213,36907-Feb-19
I need advice on ice axes/tools for Scotland jonjon06jonjon06263,65507-Feb-19
Shops that offer ice screw sharpening? Andy MolesAndy Moles122,43106-Feb-19
Cold Hands - electric heating? wercatwercat212,12105-Feb-19
Overhanging UK winter routes? vscottvscott52,09705-Feb-19
Cross loading NottsRichNottsRich81,84905-Feb-19
An apology gravygravy52,94104-Feb-19
Kinder Downfall nicely frozen bonebagbonebag73,07104-Feb-19
Y Garn banana gully conditions RoghanmerRoghanmer51,81603-Feb-19
Tyndrum Hills, Udlaidh, Dothaidh etc BnBBnB153,35002-Feb-19
nevis,Cunningham 1976 paul mitchellpaul mitchell81,85001-Feb-19
Cuillin Ridge is not in condition Mike LatesMike Lates-1,57001-Feb-19
Routes for the weekend The9ingerThe9inger71,69131-Jan-19
kinder downfall MikeMarcusMikeMarcus63,66331-Jan-19
Camping in scotland jadeevans692jadeevans692244,75431-Jan-19
winter climbing partner wanted in Edinburgh ZarbaZarba190431-Jan-19
frostbite - return to winter climbing - advice ? BrucemacrossonBrucemacrosson81,69631-Jan-19
WML Rucksack Silverback38Silverback3881,24631-Jan-19
Scotland winter climb 1-2 Feb 2019 Ferg LFerg L11,10530-Jan-19
Crampon & boot hire in North Wales rowland pentyrowland penty11,14229-Jan-19
Menage a Trois Film JasonicJasonic284,07729-Jan-19
Scrambles and Winter Climbs : Scafell Aled WilliamsAled Williams41,44729-Jan-19
Edale conditions Silverback38Silverback38162,67628-Jan-19
Ben Macdui weather - please lighten up wilkie14cwilkie14c62,13028-Jan-19
New Nomics, any good Mr MessyMr Messy71,49228-Jan-19
Cuillin Ridge is in good full winter condition Mike LatesMike Lates22,32828-Jan-19
Where can I get replacement ice picks? Pay AttentionPay Attention41,11928-Jan-19
Glencoe Village Webcam Andy HarpurAndy Harpur112,21528-Jan-19
stob coire topo aki048aki048182927-Jan-19
Low grade mountaineering routes around Skye RedTarRedTar81,55327-Jan-19
nomic design error? paul mitchellpaul mitchell404,89927-Jan-19
Snowdon Tomorrow sdawson1sdawson131,32726-Jan-19
Hiking/mountaineering glasses ? wolfbanewolfbane41,12725-Jan-19
Advice from Val d'Aosta (Cogne) guides aostamanaostaman71,41524-Jan-19
Trip report: Hoarmaster and The Message MrRileyMrRiley11,03123-Jan-19
(LOST) Red Patagonia Jacket (Ben Nevis) Robbie_PhillipsRobbie_Phillips-80323-Jan-19
Route Advice JacksprattJackspratt152,29322-Jan-19
Winter attempts on 8000'ers underway NifflaNiffla-1,13822-Jan-19
Pictures of team on Savage Slit on Saturday 19th MrRileyMrRiley21,46722-Jan-19
Tarmachan Ridge Snow ??? Nick_ScotsNick_Scots21,06618-Jan-19
Winter Route Pen Y Fan ford23ford23122,06618-Jan-19
Lakeland winter with one axe DanForshDanForsh142,08518-Jan-19
BMC Lakes turf monitors TobyATobyA75,77817-Jan-19
Invernookie - Coire an t-Sneachda ipfreelyipfreely335,37316-Jan-19
probe paul mitchellpaul mitchell111,54815-Jan-19
Turin Cogne travel fairweatherclimb...fairweatherclimber494112-Jan-19
avalanche risk vid paul mitchellpaul mitchell21,14810-Jan-19
Coire an Lochain today rachcrewerachcrewe-1,11509-Jan-19
three valleys ice partners WebsterWebster51,62209-Jan-19
Sad news on The Ben gilmour_789gilmour_7892412,07107-Jan-19
Winter on it's way! stevezstevez184,88006-Jan-19
Krukonogi Picks J WhittakerJ Whittaker101,42405-Jan-19
Winter climbing Poland mrbirdmrbird82,56705-Jan-19
Photos From Y Gully, Coire an Lochain JamesLamontJamesLamont-1,19603-Jan-19
Winter in Scotland? onesteptwostepsonesteptwosteps173,22502-Jan-19