Clyde Spires

Elevation (feet): 13,267
Elevation (meters): 4,044
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Sierra Nevada
State: California
Latitude: 37.14
Longitude: -118.647
Difficulty: Scramble
Best months for climbing: Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep
Year first climbed: 1933
First successful climber(s): Norman Clyde,Jules Eichorn,Theodore Waller,Helen LeConte,Julie Mortimer, Dorothy Baird and John Forbes
Convenient Center: Bishop

Thanks to Craig Peer for adding this peak.

Two wild, fairly difficult to - get - to spires perched on a ridge above Echo Lake.

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There is one trip report for Clyde Spires.

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  • Log #14376 - by Craig Peer on June 15, 2000
    Climbed the North Couloir with punker Britt Reeves and others - wild ice ( 600', 45 - 50 degrees ) followed by frost shattered rock and a belay from a giant snow cone. I was scared ( but it was fun...