This is the first and most prominant peak drive up Whitney Portal Road. The East face has many big wall climbs. Easiest route is from Meysan Lake. Scramble up the far scree gully on the other side of Grassy Lake.
|Best months for climbing:||May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct|
|Nearest major airport:||Las Vegas|
|Convenient Center:||Lone Pine|
Thanks to John Maurizi for adding this peak.
NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name
There are 5 trip reports for Lone Pine Peak.
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- Log #15454 - by Jim Raley on Aug 06, 2004Hiked up to Grass Lakes, dropped our packs, then went up the scree/talus slopes to the summit. Secor recommends staying to the left as much as possible, but it didn't seem to help very much. A great...
- Log #15455 - by
David Bender on Sep 17, 2003Day hike - 12 hours car to car with a couple hours on the summit. Didn't see a soul beyond the parking lot.
- Log #15456 - by
Josh on July 19, 2003Soloed the North Ridge. It's an okay climb, but it doesn't live up to the hype in the guidebooks.
- Log #15457 - by Mark on Nov 02, 2001We did the North Ridge--a blast. It's best to go early in the season, when there's still snow on the route, coz there's no water on the ridge and you can't carry enuff. Routefinding is an issue in...
- Log #15458 - by Bob Grow on Dec 20, 2000Joe Kiskis and I climbed the North Ridge. We found the guidebook descriptions confusing. Secor's recommeded approach works out well, but after that we couldn't figure what he was talking about. We...