Approach from the east via Mammoth Lakes ski resort. Shuttle bus into the trailhead at Agnew Meadows. Trail to Shadow Lake and west to Ediza Lake. You can camp around here (permit required and available from Mammoth Lakes).
John Muir Oct/1872
lovely camp at ediza Lake and day out scrambling up the mountain on snow slopes (crampons- ice axe required) and boulder fields. Great summit views of the sierra mountains. brianrunner - Solo - Sep/06 with martina