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What peaks are in this photo?

Postby oldranger » Tue Dec 22, 2009 10:59 am

The attached telephoto was taken from the ridge between Upper Isberg and Maclure Lakes looking toward the SE. The photo is looking into an area I am not real familiar with. As I recall I thought one peak might be Red Slate but that is just a guess.
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Re: What peaks are in this photo?

Postby hwy395lvrz » Tue Dec 22, 2009 12:35 pm

Pretty sure the one on the left is Sadler Peak,not sure of the one farther south.
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Re: What peaks are in this photo?

Postby oldranger » Tue Dec 22, 2009 1:20 pm

hwy395...

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The shoulder of Sadler is the granite on the lower left of the photo. What I'm really interested in are the peaks on the skyline.

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Re: What peaks are in this photo?

Postby Timberline » Tue Dec 22, 2009 1:36 pm

Hi, Mike,

My guess is the one on the left is Red Slate, and on the right, Red-and-White Mountain.

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Re: What peaks are in this photo?

Postby Timberline » Tue Dec 22, 2009 1:37 pm

BTW, how long ago was the photo taken?
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Re: What peaks are in this photo?

Postby rlown » Tue Dec 22, 2009 1:38 pm

i would hazard a guess that one of those peaks is Iron Mountain.
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Re: What peaks are in this photo?

Postby rlown » Tue Dec 22, 2009 1:56 pm

ok.. not sure where Iron mountain came from.. it depends on where you actually were. I'd guess again at Triple-divide and Merced Peaks.
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Re: What peaks are in this photo?

Postby copeg » Tue Dec 22, 2009 2:15 pm

I'm with Timerline: left peak is Red-Slate (the north facing couloir is a prominant feature) , right is Red and White.
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Re: What peaks are in this photo?

Postby oldranger » Tue Dec 22, 2009 2:50 pm

Wow I had no idea Red and White would stick out that much from the N! Here is another tele of the same peaks + a couple of others. Taken from Blue Lake Pass. NE a couple of miles from the first photo. Russ this one includes Iron, I think, near the right hand side of the photo, relatively close.
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Re: What peaks are in this photo?

Postby maverick » Tue Dec 22, 2009 4:31 pm

Rarely visited Little Iron, and Iron Lake look like this, with Iron Mountain almost coming
right out of the lake.
http://maverick.zenfolio.com/img/v8/p636931851-5.jpg
http://maverick.zenfolio.com/img/v1/p1504915-5.jpg

And on the eastern side there big sister beautiful Ashley Lake.
http://maverick.zenfolio.com/img/v4/p833511148-5.jpg
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