Committed: Clyde Minaret

Clyde Minaret in Subwarm Temps from Mark Smiley on Vimeo.

“The mountain came in and out of view as we hiked to its base. Neither of us said much as we crossed the mini-snowfield, as we knew this was going to be a cold climb. Not to say that climbing in the cold is as bad as sitting in city traffic, but we had been hoping that this ‘easy’ classic climb would be warm and sunny as most other Sierra climbs tend to be…” Read the rest of this trip report at