Pictures of Mt Williamson (George Creek side)

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Descending from the southern side of Mt Williamson (George Creek route)

Continued from here

At the summit: the ridge going down south

The ridge going down south


The summit plateau on the south and the George Creek canyon to the right

The summit plateau

The summit plateau

The Bairs plateau from the summit plateau


Descending from the summit plateau

Descending from the summit plateau

Descending from the summit plateau

Descending from the summit plateau


Descending from the summit plateau

Descending from the summit plateau

Descending from the summit plateau

Descending from the summit plateau


Descending from the summit plateau

The Bairs plateau

At the Bairs plateau

At the Bairs plateau


At the Bairs plateau

At the Bairs plateau

At the Bairs plateau

At the Bairs plateau


At the Bairs plateau

At the Bairs plateau

A chute towards George Creek

The chute towards George Creek


The chute towards George Creek

The chute towards George Creek

The chute towards George Creek

The chute towards George Creek


The chute towards George Creek

The chute towards George Creek

The chute towards George Creek

The chute towards George Creek


The chute towards George Creek

The chute towards George Creek

The chute towards George Creek


The first water

The first water

The first water

The first water


Towards George Creek

Towards George Creek

Towards George Creek

Towards George Creek


If you are doing it uphill, the notch between the two horns is the easiest route up
Click here for ascending from the "red chute"


A cactus

Looking back up the George Creek canyon: Mt Barnard and Trojan Peak

George Creek

Wildlfower


Wildlfower

Bushwhacking in the George Creek


George Creek

George Creek

George Creek

George Creek


George Creek

George Creek

George Creek

George Creek


George Creek

George Creek

George Creek

George Creek


George Creek

George Creek

George Creek

Mushroom


Mushroom

George Creek

George Creek

George Creek


George Creek

George Creek

Butterflies

Butterflies


The George Creek trailhead

The George Creek trailhead

The George Creek trailhead (looking back at Williamson's summit plateau)

The George Creek trailhead (looking back at Williamson's summit plateau)

Finding the George Creek trailhead in Independence

Note: the driving route changes every year depending on road conditions. Check out this page for my most updated info. Click here for directions to the George Creek trailhead in 2012.
From the dirt road just north of Manzanar

Towards the George Creek trailhead

Towards the George Creek trailhead


Towards the George Creek trailhead

Towards the George Creek trailhead

Towards the George Creek trailhead

Towards the George Creek trailhead


Towards the George Creek trailhead

Towards the George Creek trailhead

Turn-off to the Bairs Creek trailhead

Deep dip


Turn right here

Towards the George Creek trailhead

Towards the George Creek trailhead

Towards the George Creek trailhead


Towards the George Creek trailhead

Towards the George Creek trailhead

Junction with Foothill Rd (go left for a few kms and the road will dead end in the forest)

Finding the other possible trailheads in Independence


Turn-off for South Bairs Creek trailhead

Turn-off for Bairs Creek trailhead

South Bairs Creek route

South Bairs Creek route


North fork of Bairs Creek

Shepherd Creek


Mt Williamson's southwestern route from Mt Russell

Mt Williamson's southwestern route from Mt Russell

Mt Williamson from Whitney

Views from the top


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(Copyright 2007 Piero Scaruffi)
If you would like the original, high-resolution pictures, contact me