Mt. Whitney Pack Trains' Sierra Club High Trips 1946 - 1972

 



mule train

Roster of Mt. Whitney Pack Trains Packers


 

Many thanks to the Sierra Club Librarian, Ellen Byrne, for providing me with the High Trip itineraries from 1946 through the 1950s.



1946

1947

1948

1949

1950

1951

1952

1953

1954



Big Arroyo
Packers gathered around the Sierra Club Commissary at the Big Arroyo campground - summer 1954.
(Roberta Morgan is seated off to the right in the middle of the five seated Sierra Clubbers.)

[Photo - courtesy of Bob Douglas]



1955

1956

1957

1958

1959

1960

1961

1962

1963



Sierra Club

Al Carpenter (L) and Paul Kaufmann serving up breakfast on the Sierra Club High Trip.
 

Bob Golden cooks soup for the Sierra Club High Trip with that famous Sierra Club Cup at his side.


[Photo - "1952 Sierra High Trip" by David R. Brower in the June 1954 issue of the National Geographic Magazine]




1964

1965

1966

1967

1968

1969

1970

1971

1972

Sierra Club

Sierra Club High Trippers enjoying some fine company at meal time in the commissary.
[Photo - courtesy of Paul Lamos]

PS: If anyone can identify these folks, please e-mail me at the address below and let me know who they are.

summer mules

 

1995 Mt. Whitney Packer's Reunion  

Packing & High Sierra Stories  

More Mt. Whitney Packers of the 1940s - 1970s  
 

 More Mt. Whitney Packers of the 1940s - 1970s

 

Early Lone Pine 

 

Wildflowers of the High Sierra 

 

 One Packers High Sierra Experience


 sign
Sign Guest Book

Sunhorn
The Pigmy Packer



view
View Guest Book

View Old Guest Book Entries
Feb 2012 - Oct 1999

HOME 


This page was last updated on 05 July 2012