Discover the breathtaking alpine climbing opportunities of the Sierra Nevada with this close-to-comprehensive guidebook. Volume 2 of a three-volume series, this guide covers peaks on the northern part of the Kern-Kaweah Divide, the Great Western Divide, and on and west of the crest between Shepherd Pass and Bishop Pass.
Written by esteemed authors Roger Putnam and Vitaliy Musiyenko, this guidebook is the essential reference for any climber exploring the "Range of Light". With technical free climbs, alpine big walls, ice climbs, and selected scrambles, you'll have access to some of the most favorable climbing conditions on the planet.
Featuring 400 pages and full-color photography, you'll be captivated by the stunning beauty of Angel Wings & Valhalla, Tamarack Creek & Saber Ridge, The Watchtower & Tokopah Valley, Bubbs Creek Wall & Charlotte Dome, Mount Clarence King Area, Tehipite Valley, Gorge of Despair, Lake Basin, Temple Crag & the Palisades, Langille Peak & the Citadel, and much, much more!
To give you an inside perspective on the Sierra, vignettes are written by renowned climbers such as Alex Honnold, Doug Robinson, John Moynier, Jesse McGahey, Ben Hatchett, Leor Pantilat, David Harden, Mark Westman, and Cameron Burns.
Published by K. Daniels Publishing in 2023, this guidebook is the ultimate resource for climbers seeking a world-renowned climbing destination.