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KING OF THE WORLD!

I was just thinking about climbing in general, and state highpointing in particular. And I was wondering about the appeal of highpointing.

One of the coolest things about climbing a mountain is the feelings you get when you stand on the top. You have mastered a mountain, a challenge, yourself... you stand above all you survey. You have conquered- you are king (or queen) of the world!

I just wonder if others feel this way... ...
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U tube dangerous hikes

Have these been posted before? Pretty wild places out there!

http://www.gadling.com/2010/02/25/7-of- ... -the-wo%2F
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March/April Alpine Destinations

I have a window of a couple months before i start up my new job and am looking to do some alpine climbing (within the US). I am looking for routes such as the exum on the grand teton or EB on Whitney. I know the spring can be a little iffy as far as weather concerned so thats why i am reaching out to you guys. Any suggestions for routes in areas where the ...
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i can haz alpinist?

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Unbelievable resource

I don't know if this has been posted here or not (feel free to delete if it has) but I just stumbled upon this:

http://books.google.com/books?id=O_SNr4 ... q=&f=false

Yeah, you have to be on the web to read it, but it's searchable for whatever you're looking for.

I can't believe I haven't seen this before.
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Show us your rack pictures!

Here's two interesting ones I have

Old school Tennessee,
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Old aid pic, Burl Raster man, look at that rack!
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Cheers
DMT
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Thanks for the suggestion.

I might have to check this out.

Where is the city you are from? I have a daughter from Bangalore.
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Altered thread

WTF?

Added on May, 24, 2011:


Hey, I was searching for one of my old posts and found this thread. I didn't start it, a deleted user did.
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Good Books

Hey all,

I'm always looking for a good book to read. Suggestions? What are your favorites?
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What mountain activity do you like ? poll

Judging by my experience, your results will be skewed toward mountaineering.

I expected to be able to click more than one activity, and clicked mountaineeering first. Then, oops, game over.

How can you choose only one?
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