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Sequoia National Park: Mount Whitney Trail

CA

Star Star Star Star Star

Distance: 10.5 miles


  • Sunrise at the outpost camp
  • Sun glow
  • Morning sun on the pinacles and Mt Whitney
  • Looking down at Mirror Lake
  • First view at trail crest
  • Looking back down
  • Another view
  • Guitar Lake
  • Views of the summit
  • Views S enroute to top of summit
  • Smithsonian Hut
  • Signs for JMT and High Sierra Trail
  • Looking down at Lone Pine from the top
  • Trail camp

Climb the highest peak in the Lower 48 on this 20-mile round trip epic that starts at dawn and summits in Sequoia National Park by noon. Give yourself a night to accllimatize before the push to the Big Hill.

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