I Like Climbing Hills And Mountains

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    Top view from the peak of cougar mountain,

    made it to the top boii 🗻
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    1 Response Feb 16, 2016

    I love climbing mountains,

    being above the clouds. My first real climb was Mt. Hood in the 70's. I have climbed in Washington, Oregon, California and Colorado in the states, also the big volcanoes in Mexico, and some in Europe like the Matterhorn, Mont Blanc, The Eiger, etc...never been to the Himalayas...
    Golondrinas Golondrinas
    56-60, M
    Aug 10, 2015

    I just love climbing big snow covered mountains,

    getting out in the real wild nature. It is just so different than everyday life, you almost seem like you are in space looking down at the rest of the world, two different places.I also like the camaraderie of the climbers, you develop a bond unlike anything else in life, when...
    Golondrinas Golondrinas
    56-60, M
    Oct 9, 2015

    Nothing is nicer than being able to isolate

    yourself from the modern world by escaping into the hills and glens
    CiorstaidhNicAnToisich CiorstaidhNicAnToisich
    18-21, F
    Jun 9, 2015

    Hopefully heading off to the Mont Blanc

    and Elbrus in 2015. Conquering the continents one by one :)
    Picknoodle Picknoodle
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Sep 2, 2014

    Because It's There.

    Was it Edmund Hillary who said that he climbs mountains because they are there? It's the excitement of being out in nature, and the thrill of going higher and higher until you can see all around you far below. Love it!
    splash64 splash64
    61-65, F
    1 Response Apr 20, 2010
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