Mount Whitney Trail, Lone Pine

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Hiking Trail · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
The Mount Whitney Trail is a trail that climbs Mount Whitney. It starts at Whitney Portal, 13 miles (21 km) west of the town of Lone Pine, California. The hike is about 22 mi (35 km) round trip, with an elevation gain of over 6,100 feet (1,860 m). It is an extremely popular trail, and its access is restricted by quotas from May to October.
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  • We actually took the Mt Whitney road out of town and passed Alabama Hills on the way. About 13 Miles out you climb a pretty still 2 way road with some amazing drop offs. If you get passed the...  more »
  • We hiked on September 5. I drove up a couple of days in advance but did not get a chance to acclimatize or hike and slept in Lone Pine for the two nights preceeding the Whitney hike. My three friends....  more »
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