Location: Bishop, CA Elevation Change: 3,700′ total vertical 8,300′ – 12,000′ I have only skied Bishop Bowl in the springtime looking for corn. This is a high elevation peak, mostly facing east. The sun and wind rough up the surface a bit,...
Location: Bridgeport, CA Elevation Change: 7100′ to 12,264′ (summit) Recomended Map: Hoover Wilderness – Tom Harrison Maps The Sawtooth Mountain Range of Bridgeport, CA are only 2.5 hours by car from our store in Truckee. Whoo Hooooo! Drive 13 miles...
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