Guide to the Colorado Mountains

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As the altitude dropped, so did my wackadoo hallucinations (for the most part, anyway -- when I'm stressed, I still get an avalanche dream or wake up gasping as if the air were thin). ABC's Classic figure 8 is one of the most versatile pieces of... This is an exciting and challenging opportunity to put new-found skills into practice on a big mountain. Open all year, Mount Monadnock State Park is sometimes referred to as The Grand Monadnock to differentiate it from the smaller Pack Monadnock, Little Monadnock and all monadnock mountains.

Pages: 332

Publisher: Johnson Books; 9 Rev edition (June 1997)

ISBN: 1555661947

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