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Mount Whitney Trail

Whitney Portal Road, Lone Pine, CA 93545
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A memory of a lifetime..

Went with a group of friends on a two day hike to the top of Mt Whitney. This was one of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Worth a visit

We had an excellent dinner there. This restaurant offer different choice of burger and it is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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“day hike” (9 reviews)
“highest peak” (3 reviews)
Whitney Portal Road, Lone Pine, CA 93545
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with a group of friends on a two day hike to the top of Mt Whitney. This was one of the hardest things I've ever done physically. However it's something I often recall as a great moment in my life. I highly recommend you...More

1  Thank Signsofthejoker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an excellent dinner there. This restaurant offer different choice of burger and it is delicious! I had the buffalo one but you have also ostrich or elk. Service was really good and friendly too.

1  Thank Klobbeuse
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have recently become really addicted to peak bagging and extreme hikes... I came here over Memorial Day weekend and hiked to the switchbacks on a solo. This was my stopping point as conditions would not allow me to advance... the switchbacks were closed and...More

Thank Christopher B
Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

Oh so much to say!!!!! So far this is at the top of my list of lifetime experiences (other than marriage and my kiddos of coarse). If you can obtain an overnight do try! We won dates in Oct in the lottery but I was...More

Thank stephmhart
Reviewed May 6, 2017

Although the goal for most users of this trail is to get to the top of Mt. Whitney, there are a lot of interesting stops, and several campgrounds, along the way, so it will be a great visit even if you don't make it to...More

1  Thank ken r
Reviewed March 3, 2017

We drove up portal road and there were awesome views but unfortunately the road was closed before the trail head due to snow and slides. Clear views of Mt. Whitney so I got great pictures.

1  Thank dtompmakin
Reviewed November 24, 2016

SO scenic!!! Get your wilderness pass before going! Plenty of making, and bear proof containers to leave anything 'smelly' in. The blur says its an arduous climb, but apart from the altitude it wasn't so hard. Well worth the effort!

1  Thank Puddingwife
Reviewed November 18, 2016

This is not a walk in the park. If you are just a sightseer or a photographer, the ride up to the trail head offers few spots to pull over. The parking lot at the top of the rode is deep in the woods and...More

2  Thank Pixelpanderer
Reviewed October 23, 2016

Loved this hike but DO YOUR HOMEWORK and BE PREPARED!. I did it in 13 hours as a day hike and felt very prepared in terms of my ascent and descent plans. I was very surprised to see many unprepared hikers w/o trekking poles, proper...More

4  Thank SoCalAdventureSeeker
Reviewed October 16, 2016

We did the 22 miles and 6100' elevation gain in one day---I do not recommend doing this as it was very hard. You need to be in very good shape. We hike a lot and trained with some long hikes to prepare for this. We...More

6  Thank ssycats
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