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Extreme weather makes Mount Washington a hiking challenge

...reach hurricane speeds on an average of once every three days during the winter."If you're a winter hiker in the White Mountains, it's one of the ultimate hikes," said Gustafson.Gustafson and his hiking partner, Linda Dewey, waited about...
Homer man dies trekking in Patagonia

...Electrico. Feraudo made a side trip along Rio Piedras Blancas to see Laguna Piedras Blancas, or the lake of the white mountains, and died along the trail."He died in a spectacular place, and he had to have had those emotions of wonder that...
Fairbanks unicyclist completes 100-mile race

...decided to ride a unicycle in the White Mountains 100 endurance race, he, ski and foot race in the White Mountains National Recreation Area on Sunday...make riding 100 miles in the White Mountains on a unicycle with something...

...being sought for a federal Bureau of Land Management artist-in-residence program to take place this winter at the White Mountains National Recreation Area.BLM officials say the weeklong program is open to artists in nearly any media, including...
Stretching winter: Recreationists take to mountains to get winter fix

...Presidential Range in New Hampshire's White Mountains."It's the beauty, the ruggedness...hopes of climbing Mount Adams.The White Mountains are notable for sudden storms and...Here's a gallery of images from the White Mountains.
Alaska has lots to offer in wintertime

...So, whether it's in the White Mountains National Recreation Area or the...about skiing into a cabin in the White Mountains National Recreation Area on a...than skiing into a cabin in the White Mountains. The U.S. Geological Survey...
Extreme Alaska challenge: 100-mile run, with sled

...The Alaska Grand Slam consists of the Susitna, the White Mountains 100, the Sluice Box 100 and the Resurrection Pass...the fastest female in 28 hours, 45 minutes.The White Mountains 100 on March 30 is a human-powered winter chiller...

...said. "All you have to do is go long for hours on end and eat candy and listen to music."In March, she ran the White Mountains 100, another human-powered race across Alaska in which competitors can bike, ski or run, and which Coffman said...
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...has started showing up in the Great North Woods, White Mountains and Lakes regions, and the state just released a...east-west drive on State Route 112 winds through the White Mountains between the towns of Lincoln and Conway. There are... for the most part, although swamp maples and yellow birches there are starting to change color.They say the White Mountains region is at about 40 percent color change, and the Kancamagus Highway is dappled with bold red and deep orange leaves...


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