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Close Ups of the High Sierra

Close Ups of the High Sierra

Close Ups of the High Sierra, Norman Clyde’s collection of stories about his backcountry adventures in the Sierra Nevada, is now available in a new printing with easy to read ivory pages. Norman Clyde, a name as legendary as that of Fremont or Muir. Norman Clyde, a man to whom the entire High Sierra was […]

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Climbing Mt. Whitney

New Climbing Mt. Whitney ebook on Amazon

We’ve finally added a new ebook edition of Climbing Mt. Whitney to Amazon’s Kindle program, exclusive for three months. Anyone who purchased a hard copy of the book from Amazon can get the Kindle edition FREE! It’s not often that a guidebook author is both an expert and actually fun to read but Peter Croft […]

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Jeff and Rosy, Wheeler Camp ©2013 Wynne Benti

November, already! Time for the desert.

Fall arrived in the Eastern Sierra when the aspens began changing color from to brilliant yellow, orange, and red in mid-September, then rolled down the Sierra slopes to the Owens Valley. Now, the first week of November, the last of the cottonwoods are turning orange. The Owens Valley floor is covered with thousands of cottonwoods […]

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