Mt. Kaweah, Sawtooth Peak, Eagle Scout Peak

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Mt. Kaweah, Sawtooth Peak, Eagle Scout Peak

Postby calicokat » Thu Sep 15, 2011 1:24 pm

Went on a peakbagging/backpacking trip in the Mineral King area and took some photos....enjoy

Sawtooth Pass

Sawtooth Peak

Mt. Whitney, Mt. Langley & Lost Canyon

The Kaweahs

Second Kaweah From The Slopes Of Mt. Kaweah

The Great Western Divide

Views From The Summit Of Mt. Kaweah



Black Kaweah From The Climb To Eagle Scout Peak

Hamilton Lakes & Beyond From The Summit Of Eagle Scout Peak

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Postby Cy Kaicener » Sat Sep 17, 2011 1:03 pm

Great picures and interesting trip report (read on your blog)
I climbed it in the mid sixties

Here is a trip report by Norman Clyde who climbed the Black Kahweah in 1927
(10 years before I was born)
. Please visit my website at for more information especially the Links.
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Postby Sally » Tue Sep 20, 2011 8:30 am

Hi calicokat,
Having just returned from the High Sierra Trail, I really enjoyed your TR and pics and especially your movie. How on earth did you summit Eagle Scout Peak?! From our perspective from Precipice Lake it looked like a straight up and down wall of rock. Anyhow, Precipace Lake with Eagle Scout Peak looming above in the clouds was my favorite part of the HST, although Ellen and I got mired in the morraine north of the Peak when we lost the trail for a time in a white-out.
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Postby Ellen » Tue Sep 20, 2011 10:48 am

Howdy Jim :)

Great job and beautiful pictures!!! Looking forward to doing a C2C and other hikes with you this fall 8)

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Postby Hikin_Jim » Tue Sep 27, 2011 3:40 pm

Wow! Neat photos. Love the one of Hamilton Lake from Eagle Scout.

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Great Pics

Postby HikerBlatt » Wed Sep 28, 2011 6:49 am

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