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Winter Ben Nevis Course

Ben Nevis Winter Climb

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Another cracking report from John who guided Tony on a Winter Climb of Ben Nevis. The next available date for our Winter Ben Nevis Climb is January 29th

On Sunday Tony and I went to ascend Ben Nevis, which was the main objective of his course. Tony had already covered the basic winter skills the day before, so we made good progress up the icy then snowy Pony Track, practicing our crampon use. The cloud came in around 900m, and we were glad of the gloriously rimed cairns to assist our navigation.

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Climbers on Tower Ridge

Winter has arrived

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Conditions are really good in Scotland at the moment. There is snow down to about 600m meters around Glen Coe and Locaber, above which there is a mix of fresh powder, windblown snow, and hard refrozen snow where the wind has scoured the slopes. It was freezing at all levels today, with frost in the valley’s lasting into the afternoon.

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