Mount Inyo is another peak I have been eyeing for a long time. Conditions need to be right for this strenuous hike, there is no water along the way and temperatures in summer get prohibitively high.
It’s another drought year in California, not good. A side effect is that hiking in the Sierra starts earlier. Olancha Peak has been on my radar for a long time. I drove up to the Sage Flat staging area in the afternoon, set up camp, and turned in early since I wanted to start withContinue reading “Olancha Peak and 10,000-foot Peaks in the White Mountains”
Owens Peak is the highest point in the southern Sierra Nevada and really stands out when one drives up to the Sierra via Hwy 395. Time to check out it’s like on top.