Mineral King

Southern Sierra

A group that I worked with at Mark Resources go on a backpacking trip. This was my first backpacking trip with Doug Moore, who ended up being one of my most consistent backcountry partners in the coming years.

Trailhead

Empire Mtn

Empire Mtn

Lower Monarch Lake

Sierra Smog Set

Looking North to the Kaweahs

The west ridge of Sawtooth Peak

North wall and summit of Sawtooth Peak

Dean and Alan on Sawtooth Peak summit

Amphitheatre Lake

West ridge of Sawtooth Peak

Amphitheatre Lake

Mineral Peak

Basecamp: Dean, Doug, Rena, Alan, and Francis

On the way out

Sawtooth Peak