Black Peak/Northeast Ridge


Intermediate Alpine Climb - Black Peak/Northeast Ridge

This post is a relocation of a planned climb of Obs Rock.

  • Intermediate Mountaineering Climb
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 10.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,130 ft

TBD by trip participants

Two day trip.

Registration opens June 18.  Do not be offended if I ignore emails related to this climb sent prior to that date. 

If we have climbed together, or otherwise worked together in a course, you have permission to register yourself for this climb.  If we have not climbed together, please send a note explaining how you know you will be prepared for this climb to obtain leader's permission.


Black Peak/Northeast Ridge

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Mountain boots that can accept crampons (not hiking boots)
  • Belay device
  • Climbing harness
  • Helmet
  • A back pack (40 to 60 liters)
  • Sufficient clothing and food
  • Overnight gear
  • Your share of rope and/or additional necessary rock protection, and as sorted out by participants prior to this trip
  • Your share of group camping gear, as sorted out by participants prior to this trip.
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