Category Archive: Conditions Reports

Full on Winter Conditions

After the recent series of storms the fells are in full on winter conditions. Please make sure you go suitably equipped with ice axes and crampons if you are planning to cover steep ground.

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Clear skies, hard frozen ground up high

Lords Rake from Mickledore

An example conditions post.

All of the Scafell and Scafell Pike’s gullies still have hard compact snow in them so crampons essential for gully climbing such as Lords Rake. Happy walking.

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