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MR: Mt. Russell (14,088), Mt. Tunnabora (13,563), Mt. Carillon (13,573)

Date: Friday, July 25, 2014 to Sunday, July 27, 2014
Presented by: Angeles Chp Sierra Peaks
Level: Strenuous (MR)
Location: Mount Russell, Sequoia National Park, California, USA

MR: Mt. Russell (14,088), Mt. Tunnabora (13,563), Mt. Carillon (13,573): Restricted mountaineering trip for Sierra Club members. Friday backpack from Whitney Portal to camp at Upper Boy Scout Lake (2.5 miles, 3000’). Saturday, we’ll climb the south slopes up to the Russell-Carillon plateau and climb Russell by the 3rd class and exposed east ridge. We’ll then descend the east ridge and head to Tunnabora and Carillon before descending back to camp (6 miles, 4000’). Helmets, medical form and recent 3rd class or higher rock experience required. Send an e-mail with resume of recent experience and conditioning, H&W phones, and rideshare info to Ldr: Joe Speigl, Co-ldr: Anne Marie Richardson