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Ascent of Mount Washington.

by Mount Washington road company

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Published in [n. p .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsF41.6.W3 M8
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Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL13995069M
LC Control Number01016218

After breakfast at the hotel, we will caravan to Mount Washington. Our ascent is broken down into three sections. Our first objective is hiking through the forest along the Ammonoosuc Stream to beautiful Gem Pool. The trail quickly steepens for 1,' to the exposed Lake of the Clouds Hut at 5,', which is our second rewarding objective. Mt. Baker, the highest point in the North Cascades, is a heavily glaciated and active but quiet stratovolcano. The 12+ active glaciers of Mt. Baker cover an area exceeding 20 square miles. Mt. Baker is unique with respect to its great mass of snow and ice .

A pattern was set when the Reverend Jeremy Belknap (later the founder of the Massachusetts Historical Society) and the Reverend Manasseh Cutler paid a visit to Mount Washington in Coincidentally, this year is usually reckoned as the birth of modern mountaineering, as it was the year of the first ascent of Mont Blanc, in France. Mt. Washington is located in New Hampshire and is the highest peak in the east. It also features some of the highest recorded winds at the summit and notoriously unpredictable weather. A very vertical seven mile road allows access to the summit, including a section with an incredible 22% grade near the top.

Currently he serves as publisher of ICS Publications and as director of formation at the Carmelite House of Studies located in Washington, D.C. A spiritual director and popular retreat master, Father Marc is the author of nine books, five of them with ICS Publications, on St. John of the Cross, St. Teresa of Avila and St. Thérèse of Lisieux. Saint John of the Cross is one of Christianity&#x;s greatest poets and mystics. Nevertheless, his subject matter and writing style, coupled with his use of Scholastic terminology, can make his prose difficult to understand and intimidating. Readers of The Ascent of Mount Carmel.


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