Mount Ritter


By: Patricia Meixner

From the Angeles Chapter Schedule

Mt. Ritter (13,157'): Meet at end of road at Agnew Meadows Campground 10:00 a.m. Sat. Hike 6 miles to camp at upper end of Lake Ediza. Climb mountain Sun. via "Glacier" and return to cars (strenuous day). Bring ice axe if desired, but not necessary. Third class. Driving: 500 miles. Leader: MILES BRUBACHER. Asst.: PAT MEIXNER.

From the SPS column in the July 1956 issue of Southern Sierran


--Patricia Meixner

MT. RITTER-July 14-15: Izzy Lieberman, Leader; Miles Brubacher, Asst. Lerader

On Sat. July 14, 31 people backpacked 6 miles from Aagnew Meadow to camp at Lake Ediza below the Minarets and Ritter and Banner. Two hiked on 1,500 ft. higher so they could climb Banner as wewll as Ritter on Sunday. In the afternoon a few people hiked up to Lower Iceberg Lake. The rest loafed in camp.

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