Whitney Portal Trailhead via John Muir Trail

based on 3 tracks & routes #137 hike out of 316 in
214.4 mi
4 d 113 hrs
10,417 ft
Elev Gain


This is a moderate one way trail to Whitney Portal Trailhead in Ansel Adams Wilderness.

This trail goes by Nature Center at Happy Isles, Sierra Point, Vernal Fall Footbridge, Clark Point, Nevada Fall, Half Dome, Sunrise High Sierra Camp, D Sites, C Sites, Tuolumne Meadows Campground, Group Camp, Backpacker's Camp, A Sites, Twin Bridge, Backpacker's Wilderness Campsite, Donohue Pass, Island Pass, 1000 I Lake camp, Ruby Lake, Rosalie Lake, Trinity Lakes, Johnston Lake, Soda Springs, Devils postpiles, Devils Postpile, Squaw Lake, Heart Lake, Sallie Keyes Lake, stock camp, campsite, Evolution Basin, Muir Pass, Helen Lake, Le Conte Canyon, Big Pete Meadow, Little Pete Meadow, Lower Palisade Lake, Mather Pass, Upper Basin, Lake Marjorie, Pinchot Pass, Sawmill Pass Trail., Camp Area. 9,800ft., Camp Area. 9,500ft. Fire Pit., One Person Only Suspension Bridge. 8,500ft., Woods Creek Camp Area. 8,500ft. Bear Box., Woods Creek Crossing, Wooden Bridge. 9,500ft., Baxter Creek Camp Area. 9,500ft., Dollar Lake Camp Area. 10,300ft., Dollar Lake, Arrowhead Lake Camp Area. 10,400ft. Bear box, Lower Rae Lake Camp Area, Lower Rae Lake, Lower Rae Lake Camp Area., Middle Rae Lake Camp Area. 10,500ft. Bear Box., Glen Pass North Camp Area, Glen Pass, Glen Pass. 12,200ft., Glen Pass South Camp Area., Plateau. 10,800ft., Vidette Meadow Camp Area. 9,500ft. Bear Box., Upper Vidette Meadow Camp Area. 9,900ft. Bear Box., Camp Area. 9,900ft., Camp Area., Camp Area. 10,500ft. Bear Box., Center Basin Creek Camp Area. 10,600ft., Camp Area. 11,300ft., Waterfall, Forrester Pass North Camp Area. 12,200ft., Forester Pass, Forester Pass.13,200ft., Forrester Pass South Camp Area. 12,430ft., Viewpoint Rock Bench. 12,160ft., Viewpoint. 11,850ft., Viewpoint. 11,500ft., Tyndall Creek Camp Area. 10,900ft. Bear Box., Camp Area, Viewpoint. 11,300ft., Bighorn Plateau, Wright Creek Camp Area. 9,800ft., Viewpoint. 10,600ft., Wallace Creek Camp Area, John Muir Trail to Mt. Whitney, Timberline Lake, Aiguille du Paquoir, Aiguille Extra, Crooks Peak, Keeler Needle, Mount Whitney, Aiguille Junior, Trail Crest, Discovery Pinnacle, Trail Camp Pond, Trail Camp, Mirror Lake, Outpost Camp, and Bighorn Park.

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Jeremy Howlett 3 years, 1 month ago