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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winter grades jadeevans692jadeevans692101,72104-Dec-19
Rope on tower ridge RobbieTaylorRobbieTaylor72,68401-Dec-19
DMM Rebel ice axe David ColeyDavid Coley31,13230-Nov-19
How do you rack your slings StevenFStevenF201,94029-Nov-19
Newbie to Ice Climbing JockspotterJockspotter283,10229-Nov-19
petzl quark cascade/quad picks WebsterWebster141,39128-Nov-19
Rockfax winter climbing cdpejcdpej21,28127-Nov-19
Black diamond first shot ice screw guide David ColeyDavid Coley91,29327-Nov-19
Petzl Summit Evo corrosion? drimenadrimena61,21526-Nov-19
Simond Anaconda axes .. and crampons AndyE9AndyE9111,26424-Nov-19
Should I replace my crampons? d80f0ud80f0u222,50024-Nov-19
Partner required for winter climbing course Cjkelly83Cjkelly8311,11924-Nov-19
Eilde Canyon topo drew52drew52499223-Nov-19
Surgeons Gully??? Gavin McCollGavin McColl132,75122-Nov-19
DMM revolve ice screw wanted WebsterWebster485322-Nov-19
Ben Nevis conditions - no. 3 gully in particular DizzyVizionDizzyVizion82,29322-Nov-19
Skye and Cuillin conditions 12 November Mike LatesMike Lates152,49720-Nov-19
Scotland I/II winter recommendations this weeknd? ChaildnChaildn61,83520-Nov-19
BMC temperature gauge pages not showing philhilophilhilo91,17719-Nov-19
White goods fest 2019 climber34neilclimber34neil121,62618-Nov-19
Mendip Winter conditions. Where's in? leland stamperleland stamper91,62716-Nov-19
Surviving Winter Climbing Inverness 14.11.19 Murdoch JamiesonMurdoch Jamieson41,28015-Nov-19
The Snowdonia Winter Conditions Thread 19/20 TobyATobyA203,28315-Nov-19
Uphill Athlete: Ice & Mixed 8 week plan monsoonmonsoon192212-Nov-19
Ben Nevis Conditions deniskochdeniskoch32,08911-Nov-19
Winter ML - Log book Alan MAlan M41,13211-Nov-19
Dolomites winter and ski conditions thread Casa AlfredinoCasa Alfredino91,02010-Nov-19
Gloves vs Mittens JimbotheScotJimbotheScot303,39109-Nov-19
Winter gloves The_blurThe_blur-76508-Nov-19
Looking for a partner for a Winter Skills course Hugo HeagrenHugo Heagren61,66906-Nov-19
Technical axes and a mountaineering axe? FreeloaderJoeFreeloaderJoe342,58305-Nov-19
Drytooling at Ravelston Quarry TheAmateurAlpini...TheAmateurAlpinist112,09027-Oct-19
Cmd Arete winter beginner? CragbopperCragbopper162,05127-Oct-19
White goods meet climber34neilclimber34neil-82427-Oct-19
Winter is coming! Pay AttentionPay Attention253,55626-Oct-19
Anyone know about New Hampshire Ice? neilwiltshireneilwiltshire293815-Oct-19
Best shop for mountaineering boots? roymroym302,96210-Oct-19
Ice climbing recommendations near Innsbruck Tom RedwoodTom Redwood91,29408-Oct-19
Newtyle Quarry - Updated Access Issues Simon YearsleySimon Yearsley52,02607-Oct-19
Ice climbing by train tjdoddtjdodd51,32504-Oct-19
Winter ambitions? GawyllieGawyllie142,74103-Oct-19
Hammer/shovel for grivel machine Alex SlipchukAlex Slipchuk21,38829-Sep-19
Ben Nevis North Face camping JStearnJStearn11,71518-Sep-19
Denver Ice climbing over new year PilarMartinezPilarMartinez21,36207-Sep-19
Kuffner Ridge in Winter triq-Dtriq-D62,47304-Sep-19
Best Winter Climbing/Ice Climbing Course George1924George192442,26331-Aug-19
Winter skills mashworth1877mashworth187762,01520-Aug-19
Austria (Tyrol) winter guide book ipfreelyipfreely31,50217-Aug-19
B3/B2 Boot choice jafferton91jafferton9152,26016-Aug-19
CAMP C12 Semi-Auto Crampons, Any good? glenn0010glenn001022,11227-Jul-19
"pee-techniques" - weeing into a bottle in cold Chris33Chris33336,67708-Jul-19
Crazy Sorrow: The life and death of Alan Mullin dr evildr evil-2,68402-Jul-19
Key for the Ben Nevis top North Face car park EcoClimberEcoClimber-2,76501-Jul-19
On average how often is North Wales in condition? jafferton91jafferton9163,07417-Jun-19
Rjukan trip report MrRileyMrRiley53,34814-Jun-19
Sub zero / winter Double sleeping bags ? wolfbanewolfbane92,86313-Jun-19
Mont Blanc suitable boots MishelMishel93,80527-May-19
La Sportiva Nepal Extreme EU45 - Free GhastlyrabbitfatGhastlyrabbitfat-2,83624-May-19
Grivel Tech Machine - grip durability? CacCarnBeagCacCarnBeag43,10421-May-19
DMM rebels jepotherepojepotherepo93,84014-May-19