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Packing & High Sierra Stories


All Visitors Owens Valley Guestbook Entries: 1999 - 2015
Norman B. (Ike) Livermore Jr. A One-Man Diamond Hitch
A West Side Packer on the High Trip
Oh! For the Life of a Packer!
Sierra Packing and Wilderness Policy
Packing, 50 Years Ago
Sierra Club Bulletin/Handbook
1946 High Trip
1947 High Trip
1948 High Trip
1949 High Trip
1950 High Trip
1951 High Trip
1952 High Trip
1953 High Trip
1954 High Trip
1955 High Trip
1956 High Trip
1957 High Trip
1958 High Trip
1959 High Trip
1960 High Trip
1961 High Trip
1962 High Trip
1963 High Trip
1964 High Trip
1965 High Trip
1966 High Trip
1967 High Trip
1967 Horse Trip
1968 High Trip
1969 High Trip
1970 High Trip
1971 High Trip
1971 Burro Trip
1972 High Trip

Wilderness Outings
Anonymous (various sources) Mt. Whitney Pack Trains Packers 1946 - 1972
Roster of High Sierra Packers of 1952
Eastern Brook Trout
John Muir
Golden Trout
Rainbow Trout
Brown Trout
Lahontan Cutthroat Trout
Sierra or Sierras?
Theodore H. Savory The Mule
James R. Wilson & Robin Hansen Lighting and the Mountain
Blanch Stallings Sierra Stars
Sierra Sounds
The Range of Light from Mt. Whitney
Charles Morgan Mt. Whitney Pack Trains
Mule Packers and the Sierra Club
Henry M. Brown Packing in the Sierra
Walter Chalfant The High Sierra: the Journey Ends
Richard Simon Internment Sites Preservation
Harold O. Weight Wagons to Haul Through Hell
Harold Gilliam The Old Man of the Mountains
Abraham Hoffman Myth, History and Water in the Eastern Sierra
Dedicating the Aqueduct Cascade
Inyo County Board of Supervisors Sherman Stevens' Timber Empire
William E. Colby The Story of the Sierra Club
Anita Day Hubbard My First High Horse Trip
Sarah Winnemucca Hopkins Paiute Life
Ardath Dietrich Seen from a Saddle
Walter A. Starr Sierra Trails
David R. Brower Are Mules Necessary?
1952 Sierra High Trip
Paul Webster High Country In Season: The Great Sierra Nevada
Ted Bates Five Weeks in the High Sierras
E. J. Fortman Golden Trout Season Opens July 1; Lures Sport Lovers From Far and Near
Sam Lewis Sam Lewis Journal

Mt. Whitney Pack Trains 1950s Brochure  

Packing Equipment  

Mt. Whitney Packer's 1995 Reunion  

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