The North Ridge Climber's Log

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markhallam

markhallam - Mar 11, 2014 2:11 am Date Climbed: Jun 1, 1969

Many ascents  Sucess!

This was the first mountain climb I did - date approximate - but definitely 1969. I must have been up it at least 25 times - most ascents being 1970's and 80's. Last time was when I took my then 10 year old daughter up in May 2008.

AdamTurner

AdamTurner - May 1, 2012 12:26 pm Date Climbed: Apr 24, 2012

A lovely route  Sucess!

Probably my favourite route in the UK

Trevers89

Trevers89 - Nov 23, 2011 10:31 am Date Climbed: Nov 19, 2011

North Ridge  Sucess!

Probably the most fun you can have on a mountain below 1000m

Andy_Hornung

Andy_Hornung - Sep 5, 2011 4:54 pm

many many times  Sucess!

climbed this and descended it more times than I can possibly remember. Summer, winter, sun, rain, snow, hail, been there in all conditions.

Jake

Jake - Apr 16, 2011 10:40 am Date Climbed: Mar 27, 2011

Sunny day  Sucess!

Nice, sunny day. Late start = crowds.

pegasusl

pegasusl - Jan 26, 2011 8:48 am

A great "make your own way" up...  Sucess!

But DEFINITELY start early to get the summit to yourselves.

DrJonnie

DrJonnie - Nov 19, 2009 3:58 am

Greatest way onto the Glyders  Sucess!

Ascended many times over a 30 year period in all types of weather and season, never fails to satisfy. Once confronted by a Billy Goat looking down a gully at me as I approached Adam & Eve.

mountainmanmark

mountainmanmark - Jan 25, 2008 9:57 am

A good intro to a Tryfan Scramble  Sucess!

Completed a number of times, always a good enjoyable day, as Nanuls says it can become busy but there is enough scope to pass other groups.

Nanuls

Nanuls - Apr 26, 2007 4:50 am

North Ridge  Sucess!

I love this route because you can make it as easy or as hard as you like.

Nigel Lewis

Nigel Lewis - Mar 8, 2007 11:42 am

Always a good day.  Sucess!

Done this a few times. You can take in or avoid most difficulties depending on whom you are with.

N

igneouscarl

igneouscarl - Oct 23, 2006 10:10 am Date Climbed: Oct 21, 2006

Rainy Option  Sucess!

Typically it was a rainy day in Wales. In fact, it there was vertical sheet rain for most of the day. I'd been planning to do the Grooved Arete but it definately wasn't the day. So the north ridge proved an excellent alternative and the scrambling was good fun in the rain.

rockmonkey1

rockmonkey1 - Jul 17, 2006 7:01 pm Date Climbed: Feb 25, 2006

North Ridge  Sucess!

A great day, alot of ice and a reasonable amount of snow left the route very quiet for us, well worth doing. i wouldnt personally be too keen trying it in the summer as i imagine it would be packed

mountainmanjohn

mountainmanjohn - May 11, 2006 4:40 pm

North ridge  Sucess!

A fu and easy scramble up the end of a great classic little mountain. We picked out the most sporting line and had a long and enjoyable scramble.

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