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Ice axe or trekking poles #58484 04/16/2021 7:02 PM
by Walkin
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Attempting Mt Whitney hike on May 4th (not the MR) any recommendations, trekking poles or ice axe or both? Completed the hike September 2017 no snow.
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Re: Ice axe or trekking poles #58486 Apr 16th a 09:59 PM
by RichardK
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See this article by Kurt Wedberg:

http://www.mountwhitneyforum.com/ubbthreads.php?ubb=showflat&Number=104340#Post104340
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Re: Ice axe or trekking poles #58485 Apr 16th a 07:13 PM
by bobpickering
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Bring ice axe, crampons, and real boots. Ski poles are helpful. Be sure that you know how to use everything before you get there.
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