Pictures of Mt Kaweah

(Copyright © 2012 Piero Scaruffi)
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The parking lot

The trailhead

Mineral King Rd

The trailhead


The village down below

The route of the shortcut

The shortcut starts to the left of this sign

The shortcut turns left here


Wildflowers

Where we came from

At the top of those falls the trail goes left


Glacier Pass

The way we came

Down to Spring Lake

Glacier Pass from the east


Glacier Pass from the east

Spring Lake (and Hands and Knees pass above it)

Spring Lake

Hands and Knees Pass


Black Rock Pass trail

Glacier Pass from the Black Rock Pass trail


Spring Lake

The Black Rock Pass trail comes up from that canyon

Towards Black Rock Pass

Towards Black Rock Pass


Spring Lake and two lakes above it: Cyklamen and Columbine (the highest peak on top of them is Sawtooth Peak)

Black Rock Pass trail


Glacier Pass from Black Rock Pass

Black Rock Pass

Little Five Lakes

First views of the Kaweah range (Mt Kaweah is the righmost mountain)


Kaweah range

Little Five Lakes

Little Five Lakes

Black Rock Pass from the east


Kaweah range (click to enlarge)


Kaweah range

Kaweah range

Towards Sawtooth Peak

Little Five Lakes


Odd peaks

Little Five Lakes

The junction with the Big Five Lakes trail (go towards the cabin)

Kaweah range from the lakes


Kaweah range from the lakes

Mt Kaweah

The lakes

The trail to the cabin


Mt Kaweah

The trail to the cabin

The trail to the cabin

Junction with the Big Arroyo trail


The cabin

The Big Arroyo

The High Sierra trail

Wildflowers


The southern side of the Arroyo

The southern side of the Arroyo

The southern side of the Arroyo

Odd sculpture


The Big Arroyo canyon

Mt Kaweah

Mt Kaweah

Climbing the southern ridge


The other side of the Big Arroyo

Mt Kaweah

The other side of the Big Arroyo

The saddle


The summit block

Second Kaweah

First views towards the Great Western Divide


False summit

Kaweah range


The real summit

Views from the false summit

Views from the false summit

The Kaweah range


The real summit

The real summit

The real summit


The real summit

View from the summit (Mt WHitney all the way to the right)

View from the summit


View from the summit

View from the summit


View from the summit

View from the summit

View from the summit

View from the summit


View from the summit

View from the summit

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(Copyright © 2012 Piero Scaruffi)
If you would like the original, high-resolution pictures, contact me