Most of the climbs on Mount Whitney are approximately 1,000 feet tall. And the ones on the east face are covered in shade by the afternoon. The steep routes may present huge challenges but guarantees rewarding views.
the official language is English, with Spanish commonly spoken
Best time to visit
Visit from May to October for ideal mountain climbing conditions
What’s the weather like?
Due to the large size of California, the climate can range from polar to subtropical, including hot deserts. Summers are characterized by hot temperatures, that range from 27℃ in July to 22℃ in September
How long should I stay?
It is possible to conquer the summit of Mount Whitney in 1 or 2 days, depending on your level of ability and agility. If you move continuously and quickly, then mountain climbing the Californian giant is within reach of 1 or 2 days