• David Buckett

Tower ridge, Ben Nevis

Updated: 2 days ago

Today i was on Tower Ridge, Ben Nevis, shadowing Abacus Mountaineering.  Good alpine conditions at the moment: dry rock and powder and a little rime ice. 

There is a lot of fresh, unstable wind slab around as well with the strong winds today, ridges and buttresses are best if they are safe to get to. 

Douglas gap

The little tower

Chock stone pitch

Carn Dearg buttress and Ledge route

#towerridge #Bennevis #Mountaneering #Winterclimbing

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