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Mt Whitney, Lone Pike Lake Hike!
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Vtec44
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We're hiking up to Lone Pine Lake, training for Half Dome in September. If you're interested, just post in here.

Whitney Portal Rd
Lone Pine, CA 93545
http://www.fs.fed.us/r5/inyo/recreat...neyavail.shtml
760-873-2400

Wilderness permit is required beyond Lone Pine lake.
Overnight permit is required to camp overnight at Lone Pine Lake.


From Ontario
I-15 North (16m)
Take the U.S. 395 toward Biship/Adelanto (163m)
Make a left on Whitney Portal Rd (13m, only stop light in Lone Pine town)
Camping and Whitney Wilderness trail starts at the end of Whitney Portal Rd

Pictures from my last trip http://www.socalcampers.com/gallery/...mages.php?c=13
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Forsaken19 is tentatively in, pending is work schedule.
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Preparation list/tips?

According to Weather.com, the high temp up there tomorrow is suppose to be 97 degrees.
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Water (lots of it)
knife
magnesium starter
potassium pills
camera/extra batteries
flash lights/extra batteries
toilet paper
trash bags
hiking shoes
long pants
hat
chap stick
dry food (jerkey, power bars, etc)
walking stick

For cold weather:
sweater
extra socks
gloves
beenie
thermal shirt
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Pictures uploaded in the gallery! I had fun, and I'm very sore today. lol
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