6.22 Hiking Mt. Whitney; the tallest peak in the lower 48

Last weekend we attempted to summit Mt. Whitney โ€“ the tallest peak in the contiguous United States, at 14,505 ft. elevation. We didnโ€™t make it. But as the famous John Muir would say, โ€œIn every walk with nature, one receives far more than he seeks.โ€ If you or someone you know is planning on hiking … More 6.22 Hiking Mt. Whitney; the tallest peak in the lower 48