Death Valley Photos -Wildrose Peak

Wildrose Peak is a the second highest peak in the Panamint Mountains overlooking Death Valley. The peak lies at an altitude of 9,064'.
 
 
 
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On the trail near the top of Wildrose Peak, a tremendous view of Death Valley and the mountains beyond are seen back to the east. 

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Ilse with her backpack at the trailhead in Wildrose Canyon. The trail up to Wildrose Peak has a gain of 2,294' in 4.2 miles. Seems easy... except for the backpack. 

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A view from high up on Wildrose Mountain. Beyond the lower, snow sprinkled ridges of Wildrose lies Death Valley. 

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Ilse struggling up the trail to Wildrose Peak. She is a brave lady. 

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Phillip on the trail up to Wildrose Peak. Wildrose Canyon leading back to the Panamint Valley is seen in the background.