Ingalls Peak/South Ridge


Basic Rock Climb - Ingalls Peak/South Ridge

Basic Rock Climb to a Smoots Peak. Priority to Foothills Climbing students.

  • Basic Rock Climb, Strenuous 2, Technical 2
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,500 ft

Esmeralda TH at time TBD (but it will be early!) Dispersed camping Friday night in Teanway is strongly encouraged.

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  • Prospective rope leads may contact me prior to registration opening. Preference for aspiring Foothills rock leaders (including LOT students and grads).
  • Permission requests for participant spots from basic students or grads prior to the registration opening date will be ignored. 

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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