Welcome to SP!  -
North Slopes
Route

North Slopes

 

Page Type: Route

Location: California, United States, North America

Lat/Lon: 38.11100°N / 119.457°W

Object Title: North Slopes

Route Type: Scramble

Time Required: Less than two hours

Difficulty: Class 2-3

Route Quality: 
 - 0 Votes
 

 

Page By: mrwsierra

Created/Edited: Oct 15, 2005 / Oct 15, 2005

Object ID: 167142

Hits: 1417 

Page Score: 0%  - 0 Votes 

Vote: Log in to vote

 

Approach


Take the Robinson Creek trail from Twin Lakes campground. After 8 miles or so, take the trail toward Peeler Lake/Kerrick Meadow.


Route Description


Head toward the southern edge of Peeler Lake. Head up the slabs above or the chute well to the right. Slightly harder climbing, with giant boulders is encountered near the top of the slabs. Above the boulders is one of the High Sierra's most vibrant and healthy whitebark pine stands.

The summit is just above the whitebark pine trees.

Essential Gear


Hiking boots and a healthy sense of adventure.

Miscellaneous Info


If you have information about this route that doesn't pertain to any of the other sections, please add it here.