This beautiful peak lies to the west of Mt. Williamson.
Take Market Street, west from Independence. After 4.4 miles turn left on Foothill Rd. Follow a right fork. Follow signs to "Shepard Pass Trailhead".
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Mt. Tyndall:
North Rib 3rd Trad, Alpine
The Tyndall Effect 5.6 Trad, Alpine, 4 pitches, Grade III
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The Tyndall Effect 5.6 CA : High Sierra : Mt. Tyndall
Mt. Tyndall lies to the west of Mt. Williamson right off of Shepherd's Pass. It was first climbed on July 6, 1864 by Clarence King and Richard Cotter. If one views Tyndall from the northeast there is a clear buttress separating the East and North-East face. The Tyndall Effect is just to the right of the Northeast Arete or buttress. Just to the right of that is a class 4 route called the East Face as described in Secor's High Sierra book. And further right of that is the North Rib route (class 3)...[more] Browse More Classics in CA