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On a Clear Day: Climbing Mount Mitchell

Eight out of 10 days, this view from the top of Mount Mitchell is obscured by clouds. But anytime you stand here, at the highest point east of the Mississippi River, and gaze outward, your perspective will change.
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Posted in January 2014, Mountains, Nature & Agriculture | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

A Case for Camping Under the Snow

Winter backpacking might make you shiver at the mere thought. But before you shake your head no, consider what you’re missing.

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Posted in February 2013, Mountains, Sports & Recreation | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment