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Glencoe curved ridge in great winter climbing conditions

Jan 15, 2016

Beautiful winter climbing weather in Glencoe today. Gordon and I climbed Curved ridge in the traditional style, one axe only. (Gordons was even a good old Mountain Tech axe). A fair amount of snow and some ice forming to help out slightly. But the main thing was blue skies the route to ourselves and an easy descent down a scoured and safe Corrie Na Tulaich.

Half way up the ridge.

Winter climbing on curved ridge

The awkward crux corner.

Crux corner on curved ridge in winter

Top of the ridge, lunch with a view.

Rannoch Moor in winter from Curved ridge

Heading home

After winter climbing in Glencoe



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