Mt. Whitney


#1. At 14,505 ft, Mt. Whitney is the highest mountain in the contiguous United States. Alaska has several peaks higher than Mt. Whitney, but does Hawaii?

#2. What is the name of the packet of items each Mt. Whitney hiker is given for packing out their human waste?

#3. The most common trail for summiting Mt. Whitney is called The Mt. Whitney Trail. Approximately how many miles round trip is this route?

#4. About 2.5 miles south of the summit is a series of switchbacks heading up. How many switchbacks does this series contain?

#5. What did Kevin sign in the guest book at the summit of Mt.Whitney?