Ice Guide : Southcentral : North Anchorage : Eagle River : Peeking Valley : Mongolian BBQ

Mongolian BBQ

Rating: Mixed
Length: 350 meters, 2 pitches

This is a two pitch climb of mixed ice and rock. Bring a full rack of rock and ice gear. Gear up to 3 inches is handy for the second pitch. When it comes in, it consists of mixed terrain through lean ice.

FA: Joel Schihl & Richard Baranow

Anchor: V-thread.

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Access to this route is gained through Ram Valley. Drive up Eagle River Road to Prudhoe Bay Avenue. Head up Prudhoe Bay Avenue to gain access to the trailhead into Ram Valley. Please use the easement across private property that has been established by the landowner in this area. Be respectuful to ensure access will not be threatened in the future. Hike up Ram Valley and gain access into Peeking Valley.

This climb is located on the north face of Peak 5320 in the Peeking Valley which is located in the next valley north of Ram Valley. It is the first major ice seen after accessing the moraine on the right hand side of the valley (2 hr approach).

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Photo: Richard Baranow