At 14,494 feet, Mt. Whitney is the tallest peak in the continental United States.
Mt. Whitney is located in California’s eastern Sierra Nevada, just south of the town of Lone Pine, and it is the most frequently climbed mountain peak in the area.
For many, like California Life’s David Wylie, hiking Mt. Whitney is a bucket list item.
In the story below, he takes you along with him on his 22-mile adventure to the top of Mt. Whitney and back!