Elevation: 14,088 ft
GPS: 36.59, -118.291
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Shared By: Mike Morley on Mar 5, 2006
Admins: Chris Owen, Lurker -, Mike Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer Ski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes
Access Issue: Certain Peaks: Access limited from May to October every year Details

Description

At 14,088 ft (4,294 m), Mt. Russell is the 7th highest peak in California.

Getting There

Approach from Whitney Portal.

9 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Mt. Russell

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
3rd 1- 1 I 1 M 1a
 131
East Arete
Trad, Alpine
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 3
North Face
Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 194
Fishhook Arête
Trad, Alpine 8 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 161
Mithril Dihedral
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 39
Star Trekkin'
Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 18
Bloody Corner
Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 43
Western Front
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
East Arete
 131
3rd 1- 1 I 1 M 1a Trad, Alpine
North Face
 3
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
Fishhook Arête
 194
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Alpine 8 pitches
Mithril Dihedral
 161
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Star Trekkin'
 39
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
Bloody Corner
 18
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
Western Front
 43
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
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