Eldorado Peak/Inspiration Glacier

Trip

Basic Alpine Climb - Eldorado Peak/Inspiration Glacier

Fun 3-day glacier climb. Generally considered a challenging route.

  • Fri, Jun 28, 2024 — Sun, Jun 30, 2024
  • Kitsap Branch Climbing Program
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Youth, Adults
  • Basic Glacier Climb, Strenuous 3, Technical 2
  • Challenging
  • Elevation Gain: 6,768 ft

Communicated through team emails.

Expect a challenging climb. We may deviate from standard route to make it our own. 

Route/Place

Eldorado Peak/Inspiration Glacier


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Mountain boots that can accept crampons (not hiking boots)
  • Crampons
  • An ice axe (not technical ice tools)
  • A back pack (40 to 60 liters)
  • Webbing and accessory cords
  • 6 straight gate carabiners
  • 2 locking carabiners
  • Large pear-shaped carabiner
  • Belay device
  • Climbing harness
  • Helmet
  • Chock pick (nut tool)
  • Rescue pulley
  • Fleece or puffy jacket
  • Rain jacket and full-zip rain pants
  • Belay gloves
  • Warm gloves or mittens
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