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By |February 23rd, 2015|

Lone Pine Lake via Mount Whitney Trail
Whitney Portal Recreation Area, California
The 5.6 mile roundtrip hike to Lone Pine Lake, set in the spectacular towering peaks of the Whitney Portal Recreation Area, is not only an incredible day hike but also an opportunity to trek along a portion of the famous Mount Whitney Trail.

Mount Whitney is […]


By |January 21st, 2015|

Named after a solitary pine tree that once stood at the mouth of Lone Pine Canyon, this small California town’s roots stretch back into the Old West — and Hollywood’s Wild West, too.

Back in the mid-1800’s, the town of Lone Pine was founded to supply local miners with provisions. Farmer and ranchers followed soon after, […]