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Mauna Kea Summit Road Closed Indefinitely Due to Protests

The Mauna Kea summit road closed indefinitely at 5:08 pm local time on June 30. The road has been subject to numerous protests over construction of the Thirty Metre Telescope. Among the protests were rock barriers built across the road. … Continue reading

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Mauna Kea Access Road Closure Possible on October 7 During 30 Meter Telescope Dedication

The dedication of the 30 Metre Telescope on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 may is anticipated to be met with protests and civil disobedience. As a result the road to the summit may be closed that day. Like this:Like Loading…

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First Whitney Access Lottery February 16

The first lottery for access to Mount Whitney will be February 16. Your requests to participate in the lottery must be completed by March 15 for other drawings. Details are on the Forest Service Website. Unfortunately at this writing the … Continue reading

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Wheeler Peak Reopens Following Summer 2006 Fire Concerns

Wheeler Peak has reopen following fire restrictions. Like this:Like Loading…

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High Point, NJ, To Reopen Following Budget Impasse

High Point, NJ, is scheduled to open by Friday, July 8 following a budget shutdown. Like this:Like Loading…

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Law Would Permit Access to Closed Colorado Fourteeners

Here’s a rundown on plans to open the Fourteeners back up: Like this:Like Loading…

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Four More Colorado Fourteeners Called Off Limits Due to Private Property Issues

The AP reports that four additional Colorado Fourteeners have been called off limits because of private property issues. Like this:Like Loading…

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Soloist Killed in Fall at Arthur's Pass National Park in New Zealand

expatica.com reports Dieter Knoblich of Munich, who was traveling alone, fell into a canyon in Arthur’s Pass National Park in New Zealand’s South Island. Arthur’s Pass National Park, which is totally alpine and contains several glaciers and icefalls, had claimed … Continue reading

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Bismarck Tribune Editorial Praises Dennis Purchase of White Butte

Bismarck Tribune Editorial Praises Dennis Purchase of White Butte Like this:Like Loading…

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2005 Charles Mound Illinois Visitation Dates

Here are the Saturday/Sunday pairs of Open Access Dates for Charles Mound in Illinois: June 4 & 5 July 2 & 3 August 6 & 7 September 3 & 4 Visit during daylight hours (there are private residences involved). Consider … Continue reading

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