Ingalls Peak/South Ridge


Basic Rock Climb - Ingalls Peak/South Ridge

Basic Rock Climb reserved for the students in the Metz/ Dittig SIG

  • Fri, Jun 30, 2023
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Rock Climb, Strenuous 2, Technical 2
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,500 ft

Esmeralda Basin trailhead at 6am, moving by 6:30am.

Students of the Metz/ Dittig are able to sign up at any time.  All others will be by leader permission only.  Anyone signing up without permission will be automatically cancelled.

Details and specific gear needed will be emailed out the week of the climb.


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
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