Traverse from Little Lakes Peak

Page Type
Route
Location:
California, United States, North America
Route Type:
Scramble
Time Required:
Most of a day
Difficulty:
class 3/4

Route Quality: 0 Votes

3808 Hits
0% Score
Log in
to vote
Page By:
Traverse from Little Lakes Peak
Created On: Sep 14, 2005
Last Edited On: Sep 14, 2005

Approach


Climb Little Lakes Peak and then

Route Description


From Little Lakes Peak head northeast towards the obvious ridgeline connecting it to Mount Morgan. Drop 4 feet before re-gaining 1000 or so to the summit of LLP. Many "towers" crest the ridge. Most of those are class 4, solid with little exposure. However, they can easily be avoided if climbing them is not desired.
The traverse is approximately 0.8 miles (from summit to summit as the bird would fly). Fiddler and Moynier list the traverse to Mount Morgan as one of the 100 best hikes in the high sierra.

Essential Gear


No gear needed, rock shoes if one wants to climb the more difficult class 4 elements (however, these can easily be avoided)

Miscellaneous Info


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







Traverse from Little Lakes Peak

Route
4 Images 2 Climber's Log Entries 0 Comments 0 Additions & Corrections

Geography

MyTopo Map Nearby Routes Interactive Map Routes in California

Parents

Mount Morgan (S)Routes