Great Mountaineering Adventures by Stefano Ardito

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We should refuse none of the thousands and one joys that the mountains offer us at every turn. Mountain climbers have a set of fixed rules that all who enjoy this sport respect. It also gets you into incomparable mountain wilderness—although that is vanishing. If you are looking for more adventure then consider a climbing, mountaineering or skiing trip to the western states, South America, Europe, Canada or Asia. STEAMBOAT SPRING’S ROCK CLIMBING RESOURCE! It seems wherever I look I either here about the Dawn Wall or Sierra Blair-Coyle.

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Publisher: The Crowood Press Ltd (1834)


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