Ingalls Peak Bowls


Backcountry Ski/Snowboard - Ingalls Peak Bowls

Awesome ski terrain with big views in good weather

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  • M2 Mountain 2 Ski
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 12.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,000 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 7,620 ft
  • Pace: Pace will be roughly 1000ft/hr or less

Greenlake Park and Ride  -- 5:00 AM
Issaquah Transit Center -- 5:40 AM
29 Pines Sno-Park / Campground 7:30 AM

Leader will be car camping at 29 Pines Friday and Saturday Nights -- Bean/Earl on Saturday and Ingalls basin on Sunday

Actual route will depend on weather and snow conditions.    A common option is to roughly follow the summer trail into the basin and the ski some runs in Headlight basin and then ski the southeast aspect of "Fortune Peak"  down to the NF Teanaway river trail making a "lollipop"   

Actual route may be quite different -- e.g. if the road is still blocked by snow far from the NF Trailhead -- a different location in the Teanaway may be chosen.   

On the Wednesday evening before the trip more specific details  will be communicated.


Ingalls Peak Bowls

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Boots, skis/snowboard, poles
  • Climbing skins (or other method to travel uphill on snow)
  • Avalanche shovel (metal blade)
  • Avalanche beacon
  • Avalanche probe
  • Ski crampons (optional)
  • Boot crampons(optional)
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