Ingalls Peak/South Ridge


Basic Rock Climb - Ingalls Peak/South Ridge

A fun climb with fantastic views

COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Mon, Aug 3, 2020
  • 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 TH at 7:00 AM on monday, or camp in the Teanaway on Sunday evening.

This is a mentored lead for Kari Vanderbilt, so please contact her with any questions and the request to climb. This climb is open to second year basics who have completed all their coursework, basic grads or equivalent.

We may be able to expand the group size if we have entered Phase III but we will keep it to 4 until we are sure. Please review all covid-related information on the Mountaineers site.


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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