Black Giant, Black Divide Peak, Mt. McDuffie | High Sierra Topix  

Black Giant, Black Divide Peak, Mt. McDuffie

Topics related to peak bagging, rock climbing and bouldering in the foothills and high country of the Sierra Nevada. Be sure to also check out the Information Booth forum category to learn from / see if you can contribute to a profile for High Sierra 13'ers, 14'ers and cross country passes.
User avatar

Black Giant, Black Divide Peak, Mt. McDuffie

Postby Eric1234 » Fri Oct 04, 2013 7:37 pm

some remote Sierra peaks on the Black Divide over Echo Col
http://peaksforfreaks.blogspot.com/2013 ... ak-mt.html



User avatar
Eric1234
Topix Acquainted
 
Posts: 33
Joined: Fri Apr 26, 2013 10:34 pm
Location: San Diego, Santa Cruz, Bishop
Experience: N/A

User avatar

Re: Black Giant, Black Divide Peak, Mt. McDuffie

Postby thegib » Sat Oct 05, 2013 11:45 am

Really good, and useful trip report. Very impressive outing. Thank you for posting it.
User avatar
thegib
Topix Acquainted
 
Posts: 44
Joined: Thu Oct 25, 2012 11:37 pm
Experience: N/A

User avatar

Re: Black Giant, Black Divide Peak, Mt. McDuffie

Postby giantbrookie » Sat Oct 05, 2013 3:29 pm

Great report as usual. That is physically way out of my league. The mere thought of dayhiking the Black Divide is quite audacious. This is like a modern day version of some of John Muir's dayhikes.
Since my fishing (etc.) website is still down, you can be distracted by geology stuff at: http://www.fresnostate.edu/csm/ees/facu ... ayshi.html
User avatar
giantbrookie
Founding Member & Forums Moderator
Founding Member & Forums Moderator
 
Posts: 2439
Joined: Wed Dec 28, 2005 10:22 am
Location: Fresno
Experience: N/A

User avatar

Re: Black Giant, Black Divide Peak, Mt. McDuffie

Postby orbitor » Sat Oct 05, 2013 9:28 pm

I've done some crazy outings with Eric, both dayhikes and backpacking trips, but this is just incredible. I couldn't believe when I heard about it after Day 3 in the Sierra Challenge, though nothing should surprise me anymore. Well done, kid.
Connect, Learn and Climb: Sierra Mountaineering Club
http://www.sierramountaineeringgroup.org
User avatar
orbitor
Topix Regular
 
Posts: 114
Joined: Thu Apr 05, 2012 8:36 am
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Experience: N/A


Return to Peak Bagging / Rock Climbing / Bouldering



Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests