Decisions: Venetian Blind, East Buttress Whitney, Swiss Arete, Lone Pine Peak...other? 18 hours before our climb, we were still wondering what permits would be available, if the weather would ease and what difficulty we should attempt. A jammed semi in Bridgeport blocked a side road while the 4th of July parade rolled through main street. The skies rained, the clouds flashed and the crops blew in the wind (an atypical view of the Owen's River Valley).

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