The Whitney Portal is situated in California
and belongs to the
Starting from Lone Pine,
the Whitney Portal ascent is 19.11 km long. Over this distance, you climb 1417 heightmeters.
The average percentage thus is 7.4 %.
Stories, information and comments from Whitney Portal climbers
Story by D. L. from Berkeley, CA, United States, submitted on 07/11/2012
Very difficult climb, starts mellow in the desert but picks it up after 3+ miles. The last 5mi averages 9%+ without ANY rest. Beautiful views from the top. I thought it was tougher than Onion Valley, but may be I did it after Horseshoe Meadows.