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Sonora Pass Plaque
Waiting for Frank and Stella at Sonora Pass
Use trail heads directly up the ridge line.
The use trail leaves PCT here.
View of Sonora Peak (l) and Sonora Pass from the use trail on the ridge
Climbing the use trail above Sonora Pass
Sonora Peak and the use trail climbing the ridge below
PCT continues up the ridge to my goal for the day: Peak 11049.
I leave PCT at the wilderness sign to climb the ridge to the left.
Deadman Creek watershed from PCT
Nightcap Peak is at the right.
View of the Sierra Crest to the southeast from Peak 11049 near Sonora Pass
Leavitt Peak (l), Nightcap Peak (r) and Deadman Creek watershed from Peak 11049 near Sonora Pass
View north along Sierra Crest from Peak 11049 near Sonora Pass
Stanislaus Peak (center) and Sonora Peak (center right). Mount Patterson is at the right.
Peaks of Northern Yosemite
Tower Peak as at the right.
I meet Frank on the trail.
View back to the peak I just climbed
Stella relaxes in the car while Frank hikes.
Stella was feeling a bit quesy from the drive up the west side of Sonora Pass.