Tag Archives: June Lake

Mount Whitney – 2012 (Part 1)

              Perhaps it’s part of my latent & dormant Catholicism that I feel it necessary to explain my absence from BlogLand to you, my readers. Like a penitent explaining to his confessor, his priest: … Continue reading

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Here’s Johnny! – All work and no play…

A Book V excerpt. I’m in the eastern Sierras, on the way to Lone Pine and another attempt of Mt. Whitney, this time as a two-day backpack trip instead of the usual 1-day Bataan Death March. I’m camping the first … Continue reading

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Mt. Whitney & the Eastern Sierras – 2011 (Day 1)

I left for my most recent Mt. Whitney trip on Monday morning, August 1st. With a cup of Peets coffee, some Milano cookies, a full tank of gas and fully charged nicad batteries for my Nikon, I hit the road … Continue reading

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