Cold and icy conditions in Winter Corrie – although the gully lines are thin. Easy Gully buttress gave a straight forward ice route from the base of the corrie to the top. Although grade II in the guide book, it was a grade III climb with a steeper section in the middle. The […]Read more "Winter Corrie"
Barry, Hilda and I went up to Winter Corrie in Glen Clova yesterday. It was their first winter climb, so we chose Easy Gully which gave an excellent icy easy route with a couple of testing steeper bits that allowed Barry and Hilda to use two ice tools in places. We also looked at winter […]Read more "Winter Corrie"