Crinkle Gill Left Wall

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Winter
No sun
Level
50 mins

GR 257049 435m. N Facing. About 2 thirds of the way up Crinkle Gill the left wall steepens and the drainage forms some hard ice routes. Approach from the ODG Car Park GR 285061. Descent: Down the Tongue between Crinckle Gill and Isaac Gill.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
The Wrinkled Crinkle
25m. The first ice streak on the left.
 IV 5
2
Crinkle Cut
50m.This route climbs into the large bay to the right of the previous route. Climb steep ice into the bay (possible belay on...
 III
3
Wight Out
35m. Starts 30m further up the Gill at the first thin ice smear which trends leftwards to the top.
 VI 6
4
Ray of Sunshine
30m. A thin smear starting left of the Chandelle of Whiteout.
 V 6
5
Whiteout
30m. The most reliable route on the wall. Climb the Chandelle direct which is close to vertical. Protection available from...
 V 5