Mount Whitney

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the highest peak in the Sierra Nevada range in California (14,494 feet high)

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"While in the Sierra Nevada section, a detour was made to climb Mt Whitney, at 14,494ft the highest mountain in the lower 48 states, which they ascended at midnight and watched sunrise from the summit," said Kate.
The Allied operation is being run by Admiral Samuel Locklear, US naval chief in Europe, from a command centre aboard USS Mt Whitney off the Libyan coast.
His first climb up a mountain was on Mt Whitney in Sequoia National Park in California.
One of the Americans had climbed MT Whitney in the mid 50a€™s when it was the tallest mountain in the USA.
He decided that over a three-week period, he would walk the 211-mile John Muir Trail from Yosemite to Mt Whitney, and then produce a fine art landscape photography book.