Whitney/Lone Pine Area
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Mt Whitney from the Alabama Hills.
Lone Pine plays host to some fine micro routes, as well as some longer routes up in the Mt Whitney area of the Sierra Nevada mountains.
In the cooler months the Alabama Hills
area offers good sport and trad routes. While in the hotter months the Whitney Portal
area provides a cooler alternative.
Shark Fin Arete with Mt Whitney in background
Lone pine straddles the 395, 50 minutes south of Bishop
, and about 3 hours north of Los Angeles.
Weather station 15.2 miles from here
310 Total Routes
['4 Stars',15],['3 Stars',97],['2 Stars',125],['1 Star',61],['Bomb',4]
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Featured Route For Whitney/Lone Pine Area
Gangway 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a CA
: Sierra Eastside
: ... : Whitney Portal Buttress
Gangway is a new route on the buttress established by Peter Croft with some help from Marty Lewis. I haven't climbed the route but since Marty e-mailed me this beta I thought I would share it with every one.The first pitch is, according to Marty, the best start option for Ghostrider. 4 new bolts and a little bit of gear. Wandering face on good rock to a ledge with a belay.Not shown on the topo is the fourth pitch, which has bolts and gear to a two bolt anchor.* Also goes at 5.11a AO if not up ...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
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