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JMT- Whitney Portal – The End!

August 30, 2014 John Muir Trail (JMT) Day 27 – Outpost Camp (10,370ft) to Whitney Portal (8,330ft), 3.8 miles. Slept in a nice soft bed in Mammoth Lakes. At 4:00AM a warmish breeze picks up. By day break a thin … Continue reading

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JMT – Summiting Mt Whitney, CA

August 29, 2014 John Muir Trail (JMT) Day 26 – Guitar Lake (11,470ft) to Mt Whitney summit (14,505ft) and back down to Outpost Camp (10,370ft), 11.2 miles. Camped at Outpost Camp. We wake at 4AM to a clear, star filled … Continue reading

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JMT – Tyndall Frog Ponds to Guitar Lake, Mt Whitney, CA

August 28, 2014 John Muir Trail (JMT) Day 25 – Tyndall Frog Ponds (11,030ft) to Guitar Lake (11,470ft) – although no passes to climb the trail climbs up and down several ridges. 11 miles. Camped near the outlet of Guitar … Continue reading

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