Mount Gibbs 2010

Wilderness

Interesting Facts & Highlights

Yosemite

First ascent was by accomplished by Frederick Olmsted and William Brewer who named My Lyell. Their original destination was Mt Dana, but Brewer was not sure Olmsted would make that trail, so they made for this peak on horse back and lunched on the top. Named for Oliver Wolcott Gibbs, professor of science at Harvard and life long friend of J.D. Whitney.

Elevation & GPS

12764'
37.87719°N-119.21189°W

Activity

2010 Mz first image

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