Ascent of Mount Whitney on 2015-06-04
|Others in Party:||Nick Turtura|
|Date:||Thursday, June 4, 2015|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||14498 ft / 4418 m|
Ascent Trip ReportLong single day trip. 22 miles round trip from trailhead using regular trail route up the switchbacks. 17 hours total. There was still some snow on the switchbacks, then covering the trail above Trail Crest. High clouds most of the day on the East side of the range, clear to the West. Mild wind on the summit.
|Summary Total Data|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground|
| Gear Used:||Ice Axe, Crampons, Ski Poles|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Breezy, Partly Cloudy|
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