Memoirs of a Mountaineer

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These provide a chance to practice advanced mountaineering techniques and time for acclimatization. The race is open to anyone of all ages and abilities- we have had finishers as old as 80 and as young as 7. More than 150 climbing routes are available in the limestone bluffs overlooking the Mississippi River. Many climbers will get an "alpine start"; that is before or by first light so as to be on the way down when storms are intensifying in activity and lightning and other weather hazards are a distinct threat to safety.

Pages: 480

Publisher: Cosmo Publications; New ed of 1920 ed edition (July 1997)

ISBN: 8170206995

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