Mt. Whitney (CA) - Mountaineer's Route - Sat, Mar 3 2018

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The Basics:
Event Type:Mountaineering
Event Location:Inyo County, California, USA
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Mar 3 2018  7:00 AM
Registration Cut Off: Thu, Mar 1 2018 11:55:00 AM
Event Duration:5 days
Difficulty Rating:D2: Moderate
Event Leader(s): Serguei Okountsev
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 18 & Older Only
Attendee Screening: Attendees are Pre-Screened - Trip Leader will review your background and may contact you before accepting you on the trip.
Number Registered So Far: 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)


This is a prep training trip for the Denali 2018 expedition.

Climbing Mt. Whitney, the highest summit in the contiguous United States.
Mountaineer's Route.

Itinerary (draft, subject to minor adjustements)

Day 1: Leave Vancouver
Day 2: Arrive at Lone Pine (CA), get permits, hike to Iceberg Lake @3,848m. Set camp for the 1st night.
Day 3: Climb Whitney via Mountaineer's route. 2nd night at the Iceberg Lake.
Day 4: Return to cars, drive back home
Day 5: Arrive to Vancouver

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Prerequisites: must meet all requirements for the Denali 2018 expedition and be signed on the waiting list: ( s/details.asp?eventid=3202)

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