Ingalls Peak/South Ridge


Basic Alpine Climb - Ingalls Peak/South Ridge

This is a two day rock climb for the Kitsap Basic students.

  • Sat, Aug 6, 2016 — Sun, Aug 7, 2016
  • Kitsap Branch Climbing Program
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Rock Climb, Strenuous 2, Technical 2
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,500 ft

Group will depart the Longs Pass trailhead at 1000 on Saturday August 6th and camp. Group will depart camp at 0400 to climb the route in an effort to avoid crowding on this popular and fun route. Group will return to the trailhead in the afternoon.

This is a Grade II, 3 pitch, 5.4 level of difficulty climb. This two day climb is for the Kitsap Basic students and a mentored lead for Steve Anderson. Leader permission is required. If you are a Kitsap Basic student you have permission. The roster will be opened up a week prior to the climb to other branches. Contact the leader for permission. NW Forest pass is required.


Ingalls Peak/South Ridge

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
  • Personal Anchor and Auto Block for extended rappel
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