Album: Whitney Portal to LBSL


Category
Outdoor Adventures
Album Date
1/28/2006 12:00:00 AM
Date Added
1/1/2013 12:00:00 AM

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1/28/2006 10:13:00 AM
I parked just around the corner from the road closed sign 
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1/28/2006 10:13:29 AM
Even the lower part of the road has some rock fall 
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1/28/2006 10:14:39 AM
The first icy spot on the road was not far beyond the road closed sign 
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1/28/2006 10:16:12 AM
 
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1/28/2006 10:17:23 AM
 
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1/28/2006 10:23:40 AM
Hard, clear ice. This is still before the first switchback turn. 
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1/28/2006 10:28:07 AM
 
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1/28/2006 10:28:17 AM
 
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1/28/2006 10:30:13 AM
Cars parked just after the first hairpin turn 
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1/28/2006 10:33:10 AM
 
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1/28/2006 10:39:33 AM
 
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1/28/2006 10:42:27 AM
 
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1/28/2006 10:49:34 AM
 
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1/28/2006 10:51:45 AM
Candlelight Peak 
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1/28/2006 10:57:17 AM
Anybody missing a Toyota hub cap? 
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1/28/2006 10:57:54 AM
That rock is pretty big! 
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1/28/2006 10:58:21 AM
 
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1/28/2006 10:58:45 AM
 
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1/28/2006 11:00:17 AM
Looking down at the Whitney NRT 
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1/28/2006 11:05:44 AM
 
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1/28/2006 11:10:32 AM
 
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1/28/2006 11:11:07 AM
 
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1/28/2006 11:11:49 AM
Is it me or does this get worse every year? 
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1/28/2006 11:12:48 AM
Dang! How'd he get up here? 
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1/28/2006 11:16:35 AM
 
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1/28/2006 11:34:36 AM
I stopped briefly to talk to Tauru and CrazyBlindChick 
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1/28/2006 11:38:52 AM
 
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1/28/2006 11:40:35 AM
 
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1/28/2006 11:47:23 AM
 
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1/28/2006 11:51:30 AM
 
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1/28/2006 11:51:36 AM
 
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1/28/2006 11:53:38 AM
Whitney Portal Trailhead 
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1/28/2006 11:59:50 AM
Main Trail 
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1/28/2006 12:01:33 PM
 
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1/28/2006 12:31:31 PM
Carillon Creek crossing 
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1/28/2006 12:43:16 PM
North Fork creek crossing. I had to did dig around a bit to find the sign. 
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1/28/2006 12:43:21 PM
 
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1/28/2006 12:51:43 PM
Starting up the North Fork drainage 
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1/28/2006 12:56:20 PM
 
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1/28/2006 12:58:59 PM
 
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1/28/2006 1:02:27 PM
 
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1/28/2006 1:06:31 PM
Looking up the North Fork drainage 
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1/28/2006 1:06:36 PM
 
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1/28/2006 1:06:39 PM
 
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1/28/2006 1:19:07 PM
 
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1/28/2006 1:34:53 PM
Coverage in the North Fork drainage is good now but still soft. 
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1/28/2006 1:35:01 PM
 
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1/28/2006 1:35:10 PM
 
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1/28/2006 1:42:09 PM
 
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1/28/2006 1:42:16 PM
 
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1/28/2006 1:50:16 PM
I passed these two next. 
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1/28/2006 1:50:35 PM
 
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1/28/2006 1:59:25 PM
Three more climbers 
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1/28/2006 1:59:30 PM
 
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1/28/2006 2:05:12 PM
 
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1/28/2006 2:05:16 PM
 
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1/28/2006 2:05:24 PM
I was glad I wasn't hauling a heavy pack like everyone else. 
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1/28/2006 2:09:32 PM
 
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1/28/2006 2:09:39 PM
 
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1/28/2006 2:35:14 PM
LBSL. There is running water at the outlet of the lake. 
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1/28/2006 2:35:18 PM
Conditions at LBSL and beyond were a bit nasty. Windy and cold with snow flurries. 
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1/28/2006 2:39:34 PM
 
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1/28/2006 2:40:28 PM
 
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1/28/2006 2:48:39 PM
Spindrift blowing down from Thor 
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1/28/2006 2:48:41 PM
 
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1/28/2006 2:58:50 PM
Are we having fun yet? 
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1/28/2006 3:00:04 PM
 
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1/28/2006 3:35:38 PM
 
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1/28/2006 3:37:35 PM
I decided to take the shortcut back to the Portal 
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1/28/2006 3:45:09 PM
 
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1/28/2006 3:47:04 PM
The Whitney Portal Store 
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