Ingalls Peak/East Ridge


Intermediate Alpine Climb - Ingalls Peak/East Ridge

Intermediate Rock Climb of Ingalls Peak - East Ridge. 6 pitch / 5.7. Prioritized for Kitsap Branch rock leads.

  • Intermediate Rock Climb
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 10.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,500 ft

5:00AM-6:00AM (TBD) ready to move at the Esmeralda (Lake Ingalls) Trailhead (47.436619, -120.937162). 

This will mean car camping at the trailhead the night before.

Trip details to be discussed with participants via email.  Leaders interested in a back-to-back climb of Ingalls Peak (South Ridge posted for 6/22) are welcome to join, keeping in mind the conditioning requirements.  


Ingalls Peak/East Ridge

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Approach/hiking boots and rock climbing shoes
  • A back pack 
  • 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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