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JMT: Segment 7 - Kearsage Pass Trail to Mt. Whitney

Intermediate/Difficult

Trail

30.6 mile 49.2 kilometer point to point
81% Runnable
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 8,872' 2,704 m
Descent: -5,133' -1,564 m
High: 14,453' 4,405 m
Low: 9,530' 2,905 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 9% (5°)
Max Grade: 48% (26°)

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Trail shared by Tilman Giese

Features Lake · River/Creek · Views · Wildflowers

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View west from Mount Whitney Trail
Sep 14, 2015 near Lone Pine, CA
Center Peak, East Vidette, Deerhorn Mountain, West Vidette (from left to right).
Apr 30, 2019 near Lone Pine, CA
Gorgeous views and a welcome break await you on the summit of Mount Whitney.
Jan 9, 2017 near Lone Pine, CA
View of East Vidette Peak on the trail between Junction Meadow and Charlotte Lake
Oct 30, 2018 near Lone Pine, CA
View of Guitar Lake from above.
Sep 22, 2018 near Lone Pine, CA
Sunset on the top of Mt Whitney.
Dec 27, 2016 near Lone Pine, CA

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