Re: [John Muir Trail] Warning from Inyo Nat'l Forest
On 7/30/2011 12:54 PM, John Ladd wrote:Good advice. According to Doug Sr. at the Whitney Portal Store, the main trail re-opened today at 1pm. Sounds like a lot of day hikers spent the night at Trail Camp on Friday. I hope everyone is ok.
"Mt Whitney Trail temporarely CLOSED at 11:00 PM on 7/29/11 due to flash flooding and trail wash-outs. If you have a permit to hike to Mt Whitney please call (760) 876-6222 before coming to the Eastern Sierra for your trip! Heavy rains on the snowpack have caused flash flooding.