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by Carol White

Women With Altitude: Challenging the Adirondack High Peaks in Winter download ebook
ISBN:
1595310029
ISBN13:
978-1595310026
Author:
Carol White
Publisher:
North Country Books Inc (October 30, 2005)
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304 pages
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1229 kb
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1145 kb
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Over 200 adventures written in chilling detail by 29 women who in solar winter reached the summits of all 46 Adirondack High Peaks over . has been added to your Cart.

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Women with Altitude book. Over 200 adventures written in chilling detail by 29 women who in solar winter reached the summits of all 46 Adirondack High Peaks over 4,000 feet. Many tales came from letters written to Adirondack Forty-Sixer Club's beloved historian, Grace Hudowalski. The Forty-Sixer story and winter hiking in the High Peaks are surveyed. Biographies, accompanied by photos of each, give Over 200 adventures written in chilling detail by 29 women who in solar winter reached the summits of all 46 Adirondack High Peaks over 4,000 feet.

Over 200 adventures written in chilling detail by 29 women who in solar winter reached the summits of all 46 Adirondack High Peaks over 4,000 feet.

The previous three names in the notebook were sent to the 46er club historian, Grace Hudowalski, who gave thousands of hiker stories to the New York.

My husband David and I climbed the 46 Adirondack High Peaks in winter from 1994 to 1997 and the 48 high peaks of the White Mountains in winter from. Adirondack challenges are different and more rigorous than those we experienced in the Whites, first, because twenty of the Adirondack High Peaks are trailless. The previous three names in the notebook were sent to the 46er club historian, Grace Hudowalski, who gave thousands of hiker stories to the New York State Library archives, from which I began my book, Women with Altitude.

Carol White (White, Carol). used books, rare books and new books. Women With Altitude: Challenging the Adirondack High Peaks in Winter: ISBN 9781595310026 (978-1-59531-002-6) Softcover, North Country Books Inc, 2005. Founded in 1997, BookFinder

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The mega-classic Adirondack challenge. First created in the 1920s, it includes New York's 46 Adirondack peaks over 4,000 ft high with at least 300 ft of prominence. Subsequent surveys have found 4 of the peaks to be lower and 1 excluded peak to be higher (MacNaughton, not included in peakery) but the challenge remains unchanged due to tradition. A unique aspect to this challenge is that 20 peaks are "trailless", . without an officially maintained trail to the summit. 671 mi, 1,080 km. includes 46 of 46 peaks with summits. 190,350 ft, 58,018 m.

The Adirondack High Peaks is the name given to 46 mountain peaks in the Adirondack Mountains of New York, United States that were originally believed to comprise all of the Adirondack peaks higher than 4,000 feet (1,219 m). However, later surveying . . However, later surveying showed that four of the peaks in the group are actually under this elevation, and one additional peak that is close to this elevation had been overlooked.

The Woman in White is Wilkie Collins's fifth published novel, written in 1859. It is considered to be among the first mystery novels and is widely regarded as one of the first (and finest) in the genre of "sensation novels". The story is sometimes considered an early example of detective fiction with protagonist Walter Hartright employing many of the sleuthing techniques of later private detectives.

Hiking the 46 Adirondack High Peaks is recognized as one of the greatest challenges in the Adirondack Park. People come from all around to tackle these impressive mountains, and there is a select group that has climbed all 46 - the Adirondack 46ers

Hiking the 46 Adirondack High Peaks is recognized as one of the greatest challenges in the Adirondack Park. People come from all around to tackle these impressive mountains, and there is a select group that has climbed all 46 - the Adirondack 46ers. Please note: The difficulty levels and typical hike times are estimates, and will vary depending on the individual, the weather, and other conditions.

Over 200 adventures written in chilling detail by 29 women who in solar winter reached the summits of all 46 Adirondack High Peaks over 4,000 feet. Many tales came from letters written to Adirondack Forty-Sixer Club's beloved historian, Grace Hudowalski. The Forty-Sixer story and winter hiking in the High Peaks are surveyed. Biographies, accompanied by photos of each, give a fascinating glimpse into the lives of this rare breed: Women Winter 46ers.