Mount Whitney

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Noun1.Mount Whitney - the highest peak in the Sierra Nevada range in California (14,494 feet high)Mount Whitney - the highest peak in the Sierra Nevada range in California (14,494 feet high)
High Sierra, Sierra Nevada Mountains, Sierra Nevada - a mountain range in eastern California; contains Mount Whitney
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She was known as Grandma Whitney because she had tackled Mt Whitney, the tallest in California, 23 times between the ages of 65 and 91.
"Whilst in the Sierra Nevada section, a detour was made to climb Mt Whitney, at 14,494ft, the highest mountain in the lower 48 states, which they ascended at midnight and watched sunrise from the summit," said Kate.