Mount Washington Hotel Sold

The landmark Mount Washington Resort at Bretton Woods has been sold.
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Richard Kohnstamm Who Transformed Mount Hood Dies at 90

Mount Hood hero Richard Kohnstamm died at 90.
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Blue Ridge Parkway North of Mount Mitchell Finally Reopens

The Blue Ridge Parkway north of Mount Mitchell which had been closed because a landslide from a 2004 hurricane in finally open.
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$33 Million Mount Magazine Lodge Officially Opens


The new $33 Million lodge at Mount Magazine is open! Here’s a rundown of stories:
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Profile of Highpointer John Doerden's Quest

John Doeden is living the high lifeSeeks to climb to highest points in …
Elkhart Truth – Elkhart,IN,USA
… end. He is especially pleased to have reached Idaho’s Borah Peak , which at an elevation gain of 5,500 feet is designated a climb. …

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I will pee your initials in the snow 20,000+ feet!


This ebay auction was highlighted on Jay Leno on Feb. 28. There were 15 bids and the winning bid of $51 means that the winner (bil15218) will get his initials peed at 51 feet on McKinley.
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Coverage of 2006 Mount Mitchell Marathon


Here’s coverage of the 2006 Mount Mitchell Marathon which takes place on the last weekend of each February.

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Ameren Settles With Taum Sauk Supt. Jerry Toop Over Disaster


Ameren has settled with Taum Sauk Supt. Jerry Toop whose family was washed away in the Dec. 14 collapse of the Taum Sauk Reservoir.
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Vandals Dismantle Mauna Kea Summit Alter


Authorities say somebody on Valentines Day apparently dismantled the Mauna Kea summit alter with a machete.
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$33 Million Mount Magazine Lodge is Arkansas 5th Largest Construction Project


The new $33 million lodge on Mount Magazine is the fifth largest ongoing construction project in Arkansas and the the state park system’s biggest project ever.
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