A smaller summit to the West of the Grand Teton, The Enclosure is the home of the notorious Valhalla Traverse and the Black Ice Couloir. Rock tends to be fairly broken on the north aspects and is of variable quality.
3-6 hour approach from Lupine Meadows.
Climbing Season For the Grand Teton National Park area.
Weather station 6.9 miles from here
3 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Enclosure
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Enclosure:
Featured Route For Enclosure
Northwest Ridge 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Wyoming
: Grand Teton National Park
This description is for the upper third of the climb from the Valhalla Traverse Ledge, as it is usually climbed.Adapted from Ortenburger's guideOrtenburger, L. N., & Jackson, R. G. (1996). A climber's guide to the Teton Range (p. 214). Seattle, WA: Mountaineers.P1 - 5.7 to the base of a flakeP2 - 5.6 up the right side of the flake into black rockP3 - 5.6 through breakP4 - 5.6 OW flakeP5 - 5.6 OW chimneyscramble along crest 350'P6 - 5.8 OW to Enclosure ColP7 - 5.7 crackP8 - 5.6 right aro...[more] Browse More Classics in Wyoming
BETA PHOTO: Emotional Rescue, Lowe Route and the High Route. ...
BETA PHOTO: L to Right. Emotional Rescue, Lowe Route and High...
Gaggle of climbers on the Enclosure summit.