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    New York Ski Resort & Family Vacation Getaway

    Now we walk for three miles with forty-five pounds and have forty-five minutes to complete it. Which sounds easy, but for littler, shorter people it’s not easy. I realized as we started out on our first half mile lap that…

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    Mountain Protection Award UIAA

    Bear Mountain State Park is situated in rugged mountains rising from the west bank of the Hudson River. The park features a large play field, shaded picnic groves, lake and river fishing access, a swimming pool, Trailside Museums and Zoo…

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    Prescott, Arizona History

    This is a picture of the ranch i snapped yesterday. Summer was around the corner. This week marked the first complete week of school for Caleb since he was diagnosed in April of 2012. That’s a pretty long time for…

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    #10 Blowed Our Mind!

    The origin of Mingus mountain’s name is murky. Research has found three different stories explaining its etymology. In her foreword to the 2004 edition of Mircea Eliade’s Shamanism, Wendy Doniger states that, ‘…myths (and, to a great extent, rituals) retold…

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    Big Mountain Campground

    Since 1996 The Mountain Institute has worked in the world’s longest mountain range. Our inclusive approach bridges sustainable development, modern science and traditional knowledge. We help Andean communities become more resilient as they adapt to climate hange. As partners, we…