Ridgefielders summit Mount Whitney

Eight people with ties to Ridgefield summited Mount Whitney in California on Thursday, Aug. 2, at about 7 a.m. At 14,505 feet it’s the highest peak in the continental US. Photographed from left to right are: Gregg Hutchings, Dr. Bill Doty, Dot Doty, Andrew Okrongly, Manette Hutchings, Maddie Hutchings Lord, Mariah Hutchings and Zach Lord.
Eight people with ties to Ridgefield summited Mount Whitney in California on Thursday, Aug. 2, at about 7 a.m. At 14,505 feet it’s the highest peak in the continental US. Photographed from left to right are: Gregg Hutchings, Dr. Bill Doty, Dot Doty, Andrew Okrongly, Manette Hutchings, Maddie Hutchings Lord, Mariah Hutchings and Zach Lord.