I Like the Mountains

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 474 People

    I live by the mountains in Wales.

    I love walking there but it's really cold right now. I go up if the weathers clear but you can lose your way when the cloud is low.
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    Mar 9, 2015

    It has been far too long

    since I have seen them. I think typically when people think of 'holiday' (/vacation) they think of beaches. But for me it was mostly mountains. There is something special about them...to me, spiritual. Interesting. Intriguing. And the waterfalls from them, forests and where the...
    stargirl58 stargirl58
    31-35, F
    Dec 12, 2014

    Mountains are really cool,

    I like them. They're really amazing and their structure is so unique. I think volcanoes are also amazing :)
    Tabithaaa Tabithaaa
    18-21, F
    Feb 5, 2014

    There´s nothing better

    than to pack your backpack and to hike in the mountains. To smell the clear, fresh air, to feel the peace and the harmony and to enjoy the view, when you´ve arrived the top of the mountains.
    Loretta78 Loretta78
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Dec 13, 2015
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    1 Response Jul 16, 2015

    How About The Snow?

    I am not sure if anybody else does this but have you noticed the smell of snow. Just before a snow fall or waking up on a snowy day or just driving up above the snow line in winter there is a distinct smell. I can not describe it but it just makes me smile and feel very happy...
    jonbuoy jonbuoy
    41-45, M
    Sep 12, 2013

    Love Them

    it takes my breath away to see the moutains.and the air seems so much better around them.and the views,they are priceless.
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself
    Mar 23, 2009
    userabc123 userabc123
    18-21, M
    Nov 6, 2014

    I Love The Mountains!

    Over the years I have traveled to the four main mountain chains in the continental U.S. and Canada. The Sierra Nevadas, Rockies, Ozarks, and Appalachians all have strong appeal for me to visit again. Their forests, rivers, and streams provide great beauty and enjoyable recreation...
    brubryant brubryant
    66-70, M
    Jul 27, 2011


                                         I love the mountains. They are beautiful year round. but, they...
    flourlady111 flourlady111
    46-50, F
    8 Responses Jan 24, 2009

    Maybe it's weird, but I really like the way

    they make me feel small, insignificant, ephemeral. Maybe it's knowing that nature endures and that they will be here for my kids long after I'm gone. I take strange comfort in that.
    Lumberjack70 Lumberjack70
    46-50, M
    1 Response Nov 11, 2015

    Mount Etna

    When I lived in Italy I enjoy a beautiful villa on the side of Mount Etna, I used to see her as I relaxed with snow around her and enjoyed her gorgeous view on one side and the ocean on the other side.   Life could get no better back then Sometimes I wish I stilled lived there...
    BAPhoto BAPhoto
    46-50, M
    Sep 7, 2013

    Summer And Autumn.

    The mountains are a suitable place to go and commune with the ancient gods of our lands. Belisama and her mate live in the mountains around Mount Canigou, the holy mountain. You should return to the mountains every time you are able, and speak with the gods in your thoughts and...
    aoutdouze aoutdouze
    22-25, F
    Nov 14, 2013

    They're so beautiful,

    I can't wait to go out west again and see more.
    sleepysleepy sleepysleepy
    26-30, F
    Nov 24, 2015

    Most of my life I have lived places

    that have been relatively flat. We recently moved for a job. It is such a delight to see mountains as I drive to work and then again when I drive home. They are not always visible, so it's like playing 'peek-a-boo'. It's almost like they are hiding. I have such a big smile...
    Longlegs2014 Longlegs2014
    51-55, M
    Jul 30, 2015
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