Contributed by BStar Nov/14 - This public hilllist has been seen 21,659 times

A ticklist for novice winter climbers to get the milage in before moving onto harder climbs...



There may be lots that I have missed, email me if you can think of any other climbs that would be suitable for the list.

DW2 sets up the first belay as i solo past him.  © Rich A-Wilkes
DW2 sets up the first belay as i solo past him.
© Rich A-Wilkes, Mar 2006

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User Percentage Latest Log
1st Hidden 63% 2020
2nd TGreen 53% 19 Jan
3rd Hidden 50% 17 Jan
4th Hidden 46% 20 Jan, 2023
4th Tarquin 46% 19 Jan
5th John H Bull 44% 24 Feb, 2013
5th Iain Thow 44% 5 Jan, 2022
5th Hidden 44% 11 Nov, 2021
6th Dunthemall 41% 7 Dec, 1996
7th static266 37% 28 Dec, 2020

Map of routes in this ticklist

Least routes Most routes

Note: Only showing summits, scrambles, winter routes, and low grade climbs

Distribution of grades - Winter

Top 12 photos of this hilllist

Rescue from the Trinity Face

Central Trinity
Rescue from the Trinity Face
© Sean Kelly

Snow spraying on Crib Goch

Crib Goch - Crib Y Ddysgl Traverse (Winter)
Snow spraying on Crib Goch
© Jake Webb

Trinity Face, Snowdon

Central Trinity
Trinity Face, Snowdon
© Sean Kelly

First of the winter snows on Crib Goch

Crib Goch - Crib Y Ddysgl Traverse (Winter)
First of the winter snows on Crib Goch
© LucaC

Bristly Ridge in the evening

Bristly Ridge
Bristly Ridge in the evening
© jethro kiernan

Almost time for doughnuts after traversing Crib Goch

Crib Goch - Crib Y Ddysgl Traverse (Winter)
Almost time for doughnuts after traversing Crib Goch
© Jake Webb

Bry having fun on her birthday

Idwal Stream
Bry having fun on her birthday
© Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH

Bristly Ridge

Bristly Ridge
Bristly Ridge
© rusty8850

Y Garn

Banana Gully
Y Garn
© Joss

Crib Goch on a special winter day

Crib Y Ddysgl - Crib Goch Traverse (Winter)
Crib Goch on a special winter day
© joemallia

Moonlit night on the Horseshoe

Snowdon Horseshoe (Winter)
Moonlit night on the Horseshoe
© AdamJH

Not quite 'Styrofoam Ice' on Central Trinity

Central Trinity
Not quite 'Styrofoam Ice' on Central Trinity
© Falko Rech


Add Climb name Grade Ticks? Height Crag name
Hourglass Gully I 126 ? Craig Lloer
Banana Gully I ** 258 280m Y Garn
Crib Goch - Crib Y Ddysgl Traverse (Winter) I *** 351 850m Crib Goch
Bastow Gulley (Winter) I 20 ? Tryfan
Glaslyn Gully I 1 ? Clogwyn y Garnedd
Crib Y Ddysgl - Crib Goch Traverse (Winter) I *** 563 ? Crib Goch
Parsley Fern Gully I *** 345 250m Clogwyn y Ddysgl
Fantail Gully I 10 150m Clogwyn y Ddysgl
Snowdon Horseshoe (Winter) I *** 246 ? Crib Goch
Rhyd Ddu Ridge (Winter) I ** 74 1,000m Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa)
Broad Gully I/II 310 ? Craig Lloer
Little Gully (Winter) I/II 21 250m Tryfan
Y Gribin (Winter) I/II 30 ? Clogwyn y Garnedd
Crib Lem II 2 ** 279 450m Craig Dafydd
Cribau Gully I/II 2 ? Clogwyn y Garnedd
Cribau North Face I/II * 3 90m • 3 Clogwyn y Garnedd
Gyrn Las Ridge I/II * 44 130m Cwm Hetiau
East Wall Gully I/II 134 200m • 2 Idwal Slabs (aka...
The North Ridge (Winter) I/II *** 719 ? Tryfan
Afon Las I/II * 8 ? Cyrn Las (Gyrn Las)
Central Trinity II 2 *** 574 ? Clogwyn y Garnedd
Left-hand Trinity II 2 ** 190 ? Clogwyn y Garnedd
Introductory Gully II * 132 100m Idwal Slabs (aka...
C Gully II * 112 260m • 3 Y Garn
Parsley Fern Left-Hand II ** 198 300m Clogwyn y Ddysgl
Sargeant's Gully II 3 ** 242 ? Cyrn Las (Gyrn Las)
End Gully II 69 ? Clogwyn y Garnedd
The Ramp II * 16 450m Clogwyn y Ddysgl
Bristly Ridge II *** 488 ? Glyder Fach
North Gully (Winter) II/III 30 ? Tryfan
Idwal Stream II/III 4 * 574 350m • 8 Devils Kitchen (Cwm...
South Gully (Winter) III 3 15 200m • 5 Tryfan
Nor' Nor' Gully (Winter) II 19 200m Tryfan
Cneifion Arete III ** 275 150m Cwm Cneifion
The Gribin Ridge II ** 264 150m Cwm Cneifion
Easy Route I * 191 150m Cwm Cneifion
Pinnacle Gully I 17 100m Cwm Cneifion
Sleazy Route I/II * 5 170m Cwm Cneifion
Corner Gully I/II 55 80m Cwm Cneifion
Tower Gully I/II * 237 150m • 3 Cwm Cneifion
Broad Gully I/II 11 150m Cwm Cneifion
Flake Gully I/II 10 200m Cwm Cneifion
Right-Hand Pinnacle Gully I/II 15 100m Cwm Cneifion
Hidden Gully II ** 472 100m • 2 Clogwyn Du Ymhen Y...
Nameless Gully II 50 120m • 2 Cwm Cneifion
Nameless Face II 25 140m Cwm Cneifion
Curver II * 16 150m Cwm Cneifion
Senior's Ridge (Winter) I/II 2 * 229 ? Idwal Slabs (aka...
High Pasture II 2 ** 11 210m Glyder Fawr
Clogwyn y Person Arete III 4 ** 154 200m Clogwyn y Ddysgl
Introductory Gully II * 132 100m Idwal Slabs (aka...
Clogwyn Du Right Hand Branch III 3 ** 220 ? • 3 Clogwyn Du Ymhen Y...
The Ramp III 3 *** 334 100m • 3 Devils Kitchen (Cwm...
Tower Slabs II/III * 248 160m Cwm Cneifion
North East Spur III ** 49 ? • 4 Y Garn
Northeast Ridge I * 16 ? Yr Elen
Elen Gully I 1 150m Yr Elen
Shadow Gully II/III 3 * 2 ? Cwm Llan (Cwm...
66 stars 9,242 8,340m 85
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