Black Peak/South Ridge


Basic Alpine Climb - Black Peak/South Ridge

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  • Basic Alpine Climb
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 12.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,100 ft



Black Peak/South Ridge

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Approach shoes or something stiff enough for snow steps and rock edging
  • An ice axe
  • A back pack
  • 2 double runners, 2 single runners, and accessory cords
  • 4 straight gate carabiners
  • 2 locking carabiners
  • Helmet
  • Gaiters (there will be lots of scree)
  • Fleece or puffy jacket
  • Rain gear
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