Archives mensuelles : septembre 2010

Motor Home Adventures in The Adirondack Mountains

Sunday, 16 December 2007 – Andrew Stratton The Adirondacks in upstate New York was one of the first wild preserves set aside and protected in the United States. It is more than 6 million acres of woods, lakes, ponds, and … Lire la suite

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Seven Ways to Endanger Your Dog While Hiking

Saturday, 12 April 2008 – Janet Winter Hiking or camping with your dog can be a fun experience for both of you – unless your faithful friend disappears or is injured. Use common sense to plan ahead and avoid a … Lire la suite

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The New Milestones of Mount Everest

By: Jude Limburn Turner We all know that Tenzing Norgay and Sir Edmund Hillary were the first mountaineers to conquer Mount Everest (8,848 m), and many of us will have heard that Sir Ranulph Fiennes was the first British pensioner … Lire la suite

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Everest Environmentalists

By: Jude Limburn Turner It was almost inevitable that a high mountain like Mount Everest (8,848m) would become a high profile platform for environmental issues. On December the 7th 2009, the UN Climate Change Conference will begin in Copenhagen, but … Lire la suite

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