Pictures of Mt Conness and White Mt

(Copyright © 2015 Piero Scaruffi)
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Highlights


From start to end

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The trailhead at Tioga Lake

The trailhead at Tioga Lake

Mt Dana

The trailhead


The trailhead at Tioga Lake

Up to Bennetville

Bennetville lake

Bennetville lake


Waterfall

Bennetville

Bennetville

Bennetville


Bennetville

Bennetville

Bennetville

Mt Dana


The trailhead at Junction camp

The trailhead at Junction camp

The trailhead at Junction camp


Bennetville

Bennetville

The trail

First lake


Second lake with Mt Dana

Second Lake

Second Lake

Entering the research area


Second lake

Second lake

Second lake


Flowers

Flowers

Flowers


Wildflowers

Wildflowers

Wildflowers

Wildflowers


Wildflowers

Wildflowers

Wildflowers


Mt Conness from Shell Lake

Mt Conness from Shell Lake

First creek crossing of the day


Shell Lake

Fourth lake

Creek


Hall Research Area

Hall Research Area

More bureaucracy


Entering the research area

Northwest is the White Mt

Northwest is the White Mt


Fantail Lake

Fantail Lake

Fantail Lake

Fantail Lake


Fantail Lake

Fantail Lake

Fantail Lake


Fantail Lake and Mt Dana

Waterfall

End of the trail

Fantail Lake and Mt Dana


Fantail Lake

Up the gulch

Spuller Lake

Spuller Lake


Spuller Lake

Up the gulch

Finger Treble Lakes

Finger Treble Lakes


Finger Treble Lakes

Passing the Treble Lakes

Passing the Treble Lakes

Passing the Treble Lakes


Passing the Treble Lakes

Passing the Treble Lakes

Passing the Treble Lakes

Passing the Treble Lakes


Passing the Treble Lakes

Countless creeks to drink from

Passing the valley/meadow

Passing the valley/meadow


Passing the valley/meadow

Passing the valley/meadow

Passing the valley/meadow

Passing the valley/meadow


Passing the valley/meadow

Passing the valley/meadow

Passing the valley/meadow

Up the gulch


Up towards the bowl

Up towards the bowl

Down below

Down below


Towards the bowl

Lots of water

Up towards the bowl

The use trail


Waterfall

Up towards the bowl

Looking down

Stay to the right


Left of the bowl, stay to the right

Left side of the bowl

Up the bowl

Waterfalls


Looking down

The use trail

Towards the pass

Towards the pass


Towards the pass

Looking down into the chute

Top of the bowl: to the right you go to Mt Conness, to the left White Mt

Top of the bowl


The last lake from the top of the bowl

Up the northeastern slope of White Mt

The bowl down below

Almost at the top of White Mt


White Mountain of Mt Conness

Summit register


Mt Conness

Mt Conness

Mt Conness and the bowl


The western route to Conness

The Young lakes

The plateau of White Mt

Mt Dana


Southwest

The way up from the north

Views southeast

Views southeast


Views southeast

Young Lakes and view west

View west


The ridge that extends from the White Mt to Young lakes

View south

Mt Conness and the bowl


Back to the top of the bowl and now going up Mt Conness (the summit is actually to the left, not visible yet)

Mt Dana

Mt Lyell and Mt McClure in the distance


View from the summit plateau

The summit plateau

The summit block

The first view of the north-eastern ridge


Towards the summit plateau

The concrete pillars where the USGS marker is

The summit block

The summit block


The first view of the west

Young Lake

Some exposure while climbing the summit block

Some exposure while climbing the summit block


Climbing rocks

The abyss to the right

The glacier to the right

Views west


Summit block

The west side of the glacier and Saddlebag Lake appear to the east

Summit block

Steps


The north-eastern ridge

A snow bank just before the summit

The summit

The summit


The register

Looking back down from the summit

The summit plateau from the summit block

The view southeast towards Mt Dana


The view south towards Mt Lyell

View of the Young Lakes and Ragged Peak

Saddlebag Lake to the east

The glacier


The view west

The view north (Panoramic 1)

The view north (Panoramic 2)

The view north (Panoramic 3)

View from the top of White Mountain that shows the routes to Mt Conness (video)


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(Copyright © 2015 Piero Scaruffi)
If you would like the original, high-resolution pictures, contact me