Archives par mot-clef : mountains

Building A Home Climbing Wall

Friday, 18 January 2008 – Kris Koonar Its not very difficult to build a Home climbing wall, but proper planning and materials are needed to ensure that you get it right on one go and do not have to remove … Lire la suite

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A Wonderful Holiday in Whistler

Wednesday, 9 January 2008 – Wolfgang Jaegel Built around two picturesque mountains, Whistler and Blackcomb – Whistler is a year-round resort, located about 150 kilometers north of Vancouver through the Highway 99 and about 350 kilometers from Seattle, Washington. Boasting … Lire la suite

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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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Why Start Hiking?

By: Amanda Kiefer So you’ve heard people raving about hikes they went on. You know someone who has traveledall over, hiked every mountain, followed every trail, and you are wondering just what is so great about this activity? Why did … Lire la suite

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Hiking in the Natural Beauty of the National Parks of the United States

By: Donald Saunders If you enjoy hiking then there can be no better setting for a day’s hiking than the many wonderful national parks of the United States. At one extreme you have the Badlands of South Dakota and the … Lire la suite

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Hiking : Chimborazo

From SummitPost Overview Longtime consider as the highest mountain on the planet, Chimborazo was dethrone by the Himalayan and Peruvian peaks. Nevertheless, considering the geometry of the Earth, this summit is known as the farthest point from it’s center (see … Lire la suite

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