The Good, The Great and the Awesome
Top High Sierra Rock Climbs, 2nd Edition
Iconic climber and professional guide Croft updates the best alpine rock climbing in the Sierra. He describes his favorite routes, with historical notes, approach info, route beta, descent info.
Covers Whitney region, Palisades, Bishop high country, Pine Creek Canyon area, Bear Creek Spire, Mammoth Lakes area, Bridgeport area, Tuolumne Meadows, the Incredible Hulk, plus roadside cragging. Lavishly illustrated with photos, topo and other maps, plus route diagrams.
304 pages, 5.5” x 8.5”, full-color cover, photographs, maps, route diagrams, bibliography, index, 2016. Published by Maximus Press.
ISBN 978-0-9824988-3-5 Trade paper.
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