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ER: Mt Brewer (13,570’), North Guard (13,327’), South Guard (13,232’), Mt Jordan (13,320’), Mt Genevra (13,054’)

Date: Wednesday, August 20, 2014 to Sunday, August 24, 2014
Presented by: Angeles Chp Sierra Peaks
Level: Strenuous (ER)
Location: Mount Brewer, Kings Canyon National Park, California, USA

ER: Mt Brewer (13,570’), North Guard (13,327’), South Guard (13,232’), Mt Jordan (13,320’), Mt Genevra (13,054’): Strenuous outing into the remote Great Western Divide to climb Mt Brewer, an emblem peak along with other interesting peaks as time and stamina allow. Wednesday backpack from Roads End to Reflection Lake, 13.5 miles & 5500’ gain. Thursday climb South Guard, Brewer and North Guard, 9.5 miles & 6300’ all XC. Friday climb Genevra and Jordan, 5.5 miles & 3700’ all XC. Saturday pick up what we missed, or Mt Francis Farquhar. Sunday pack out 13.5 miles. Totals for the outing are 42 miles & 15,500’ gain. Participants must be in excellent condition, have alpine 4th class roped climbing experience, and be comfortable on exposed 3rd class and loose talus. Send e-mail or SASE with climbing resume and recent experience to Ldr: Neal Robbins, Co-Ldr: Jack Keifer