Album: Thor Peak (2x)


Category
Outdoor Adventures
Album Date
12/19/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Added
1/1/2013 12:00:00 AM

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Lone Pine Peak 
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Looking up to the Portal 
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The usual rock slide area 
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Thor Peak 
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Main trail has some icy spots 
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Sheets of ice near the start of the Ebersbacher Ledges 
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The famous pine tree at the start of the Ebersbacher Ledges 
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More sheets of ice 
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Good view of snow and ice on the Ebersbacher Ledges 
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Approaching LBSL 
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Mount Whitney as seen from Lower Boy Scout Lake 
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The bowl south of LBSL 
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Looking up the bowl below Thor Peak 
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Looking back down at LBSL. 
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Climbing the bowl. I went fairly directly up to the top of the bowl just left of center. 
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Further up the bowl the snow coverage turned to patchy and soft snow. 
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The easiest route goes this way, but I continued right on up the bowl this time for some easy class 3. 
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Approaching the top of the bowl - a small amount of easy class 3 here 
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Topping out above the bowl the large smooth slope on top of Thor Peak becomes visible. 
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Just a little further. The summit is a little to the right. 
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Lone Pine Peak (center rear) 
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Summit of Thor Peak 
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Summit register 
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Mount Whitney and a view of the route leading up from UBSL 
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Thor's west ridge 
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Photo of the slope leading up to the Russell/Carillon saddle from near UBSL. Mount Carillon is the peak in the center top of the photo. 
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Mount Russell 
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Mount Russell 
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Closeup of Mount Whitney with Keeler Needle to the left 
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Looking down at Mirror Lake 
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Mount McAdie 
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Pinnacle Ridge (foreground) 
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Mount Irvine 
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Last register entry was Oct 9. 
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A view of the switchbacks on the main trail 
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Upper Boy Scout Lake 
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Starting to lose daylight 
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Just enough light left to reach the main trail 
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Enlarged view of the switchbacks and the winter route to the right 
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Further enlargement of the switchbacks leading to Trail Crest