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Elevation: 14,088 ft 4,294 m
GPS: 36.59, -118.291
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Shared By: Mike Morley on Mar 5, 2006
Admins: Chris Owen, Lurk Er, Mike Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer Ski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes
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At 14,088 ft (4,294 m), Mt. Russell is the 7th highest peak in California.

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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
 138
East Arete
Trad, Alpine
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 211
Fishhook Arête
Trad, Alpine 8 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 174
Mithril Dihedral
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 41
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
 46
Western Front
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
East Arete
 138
3rd 1- 1 I 1 M 1a Trad, Alpine
Fishhook Arête
 211
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Alpine 8 pitches
Mithril Dihedral
 174
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Star Trekkin'
 41
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
 46
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
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