Mt. Gibbs

Elevation (feet): 12,773
Elevation (meters): 3,893
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Sierra Nevada
State: California
Latitude: 37.8771
Longitude: -119.212
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: Jun, Jul, Aug
Year first climbed: 1864
First successful climber(s): Frederick Law Olmsted and William Henry Brewer
Nearest major airport: San Francisco
Convenient Center: Lee Vinning

Thanks to steve smith and theyogiclimber for contributing to these details. (View history)

Mount Gibbs is the brownish-red shale to the right of Mt Dana and to the left of Mammoth peak. From the summit there is a good view of Mt Lyell and Mono Lake. It is class 1 and was first summited on horseback.

-Steve Smith

Thanks to steve smith for this description.


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