Guided Winter Climb in Mount Whitney

Join one of the AMGA-guides in our team on a fabulous guided winter climb of the stunning Mount Whitney in Sierra Nevada!

 
 

Details

 

Trip Duration

4 days

Mountain Range

Sierra Nevada (California)

People per Guide

Trip Level

Sustained

Offer Period

Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May

Type of Trip

Not specified

Highlights

 
     

    Framed by the stunning Owens Valley, Mount Whitney is the highest summit on the Great Basin divide. Its tallest peak reaches 4,421 m. Because of its magnificent height and its stunning nature and landscapes, it attracts adventurers and explorers year round. Winter is the time for the more daring to test out its terrain, and it is the ideal spot for a challenging and exhilarating climb. On our Guided Winter Climb in Mount Whitney, we encourage you to face that challenge head on, and help you on the way. 

    We begin our four day excursion with a briefing to get an overview of the terrain and check equipment. Although we are happy to show you the ropes, this is a trip for experienced climbers. You need to be fit to endure tough weather conditions. Of course, enthusiasm is required too! And the challenge is not without rewards. Stunning landscapes and a daring adventure complete this unique experience in the Sierra Nevada wilderness. 

    Once we start the climb, we will adjust pace and destinations depending on terrain, weather conditions and overall fitness of the group. At night, we will camp in the snowy wild and maybe do some stargazing by a warm campfire. Of course, we will also have a hearty nourishing dinner as part of the well deserved rest after a day of hard work. Although we expect previous experience and an advanced knowledge of climbing, throughout the excursion we will also learn techniques to enhance our command of winter climbing. 

    Are you looking to take your climbing skills to the next level? Then make sure to book your place and join us on this incredible guided winter climb in Mount Whitney! We will be happy to guide you on this challenging and rewarding ascent to the highest summit in the region!

    Want to try the Mount Whitney summit in the summer? Then check out our Summer Mount Whitney rock climbing challenge!

     

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    Price per person

     
    Group of 1
    1100 USD

     

    Price includes

     
    • Guiding fee
    • Accommodation
    • Transportation from your hotel/airport (if in area) to the start of the trip and back
    • Permit and entrance fees
    • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
     

    Other details

     
    Skill level required

    Intermediate

    Fitness level required

    Fit

     

    About the Guide

     
     

    One of our certified guides will take you skiing and climbing to some of the best spots in beautiful California.

     
     

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