Catskill peak experiences

mountaineering tales of endurance, survival, exploration & adventure from the Catskill 3500 club
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Black Dome Press , Hensonville, N.Y
Catskill 3500 Club, Mountaineering -- Anecdotes, Mountaineering -- New York (State) -- Catskill Mountains, Hiking -- New York (State) -- Catskill Mountains, Wilderness survival -- New York (State) -- Catskill Moun
Statementedited by Carol Stone White.
GenreAnecdotes.
ContributionsWhite, Carol, 1940-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV200 .C39 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16636384M
ISBN 139781883789596
LC Control Number2008006364
OCLC/WorldCa212375700

Catskill Peak Experiences covers Club history, strenuous marathons, misadventures, meeting wildlife, weather, winter, being lost, navigating, the highs of the peaks, and mysteries. Having experienced bits of all of those scenarios, I recommend that you please read this book as you begin or continue to hike the magnificent Catskills/5(5).

Catskill Peak Experiences book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Eighty-eight mountaineers/writers offer true tales of /5.

Venturing into the wilderness, however, is an endeavor that requires serious preparation. Catskill Peak Experiences is a book of true stories, not a guidebook, and these tales have been written by some of the most experienced hikers in the Northeast.

More than 1, men and women have successfully completed their quest to conquer the 35 Catskill Mountain peaks over 3, feet to gain entrance into the Catskill Club. Carol White has collected of their most memorable peak" experiences.

Paperback. Pages 6' x 9'"Price: $ Adirondack Peak Experiences was just as the title implies; real life experiences by persons who have pursued "The 46", not all are written by professional writers, but they are honest accounts. The book is well organized and easy to read/5(7).

Zen Cart. CATSKILL PEAK EXPERIENCES - CATSKILL PEAK EXPERIENCES: Mountaineering Tales of Endurance, Survival, Exploration & Adventure From the Catskill Club edited by Carol Stone White True Tales of High Adventure in the High Peaks For the last forty-five years, mountain climbers in the Northeast have joined the quest for membership in the Catskill Club, reserved for.

Catskill Peak Experiences – True Tales of High Adventure in the High Peaks by Carol and David White. For the last forty-five years, mountain climbers in the Northeast have joined the quest for membership in the Catskill Club, reserved for hikers who summit all thirty-five Catskill Mountain peaks over 3, feet high.

Carol Stone White compiled and edited "Catskill Peak Experiences: Mountaineering Tales of Endurance, Survival, Exploration & Adventure from the Catskill Club" (Black Dome Press, ), a collection of true stories of adventure in the quest to summit all 35 Catskill Mountain Peaks over 3, feet in : Black Dome Press, Corporation.

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Catskill Peak Experiences: True Tales of High Adventure in the High Peaks Carol Stone White Catskill peak experiences book - Black Dome Press - $ Sincemountain climbers in the Northeast have joined the quest for membership in the Catskill Club, reserved for hikers who summit all thirty-five Catskill Mountain peaks over 3, feet high.

Book is in Like New / near Mint Condition. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one.

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Text will be unmarked and pages crisp. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. CATSKILL PEAK EXPERIENCES: MOUNTAINEERING TALES OF ENDURANCE, SURVIVAL, EXPLORATION & ADVENTURE FROM CATSKILL CLUB By Carol Stone White **Mint Condition**.

Peak Experiences: The Catskill Club Hiking the Highest Catskill Mountains And between andcanister sign-ins, a measure of trailless peak ascents, have also more than doubled. Rolland describes hiking Thomas Cole (part of the Blackhead Range) and finding Balsam firs hacked down, with wildflowers and moss replaced by hard Author: Ian Halim.

Carol White's intro to the Catskill Peak Experience is on page 9 and does not give precise dates for the removals. Westkill had no canister in when I hiked through on the new Devil's Path section. The canister was likely removed when the DEC opened the trail,   Carol and David White are authors of “Catskill Day Hikes” and “Catskill Trails,” both published by the Adirondack Mountain Club, Carol is editor of “Catskill Peak Experiences.

The Catskill Interpretive Center’s Gift Shop offers unique Catskill gifts that include books, guides, maps, apparel and more. All purchases support the Catskill Interpretive Center, a program of the Catskill Center nonprofit which has been working to protect the Catskills since Any items purch.

Northern Catskills (Greene County) From mountain biking, to hiking, to paddling, Greene County is an outdoor recreation hub.

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Hurl down single track, summit one of the Catskills 35ers, and paddle on the shimmering lakes. Cruise your way through the county on winding roads and through wildflower meadows on your way to historical landmarks. One book that became my bible on hiking these mountains was Catskill Peak Experiences by Carol White.

I vowed that these dramatic situations would not happen to me and except for a close call on KHP and a very long day in the Neversink, I was successful. My Peak Experiences In Maymy brother-in-law and I got up late on a Sunday and then. The Catskill This book is written by Alan Via and published by the Adirondack Hiking Club.

This book is about hiking the Catskill highest peaks. Since the 35 highest peaks are covered by many sources, this book covers the 67 below 3,' feet and above 3,'.

This book is a MUST HAVE book for anyone hiking the Catskill Highest Hundred.

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She edited Adirondack Peak Experiences: Mountaineering Adventures, Misadventures, and the Pursuit of “The 46” () and Catskill Peak Experiences: Mountaineering Tales of Endurance, Survival, Exploration and Adventure from the Catskill Club (), both published by Black Dome Press.

Catskill 35 Peaks. There are 35 mountain peaks in the Catskills that exceed feet. All but two are within the Catskill Park.

Many have trails to the summits but some must be "bushwhacked". Suggestions for hiking the trailed peaks are usually pretty clear. Several different routes may be used and, at times, some cautions are in order.

David is membership chairman of the Catskill Club and Carol, conservation chairman. Carol compiled Catskill Peak Experiences: Mountaineering Tales of Endurance, Survival, Exploration and Adventure from the Catskill Club, published by Black Dome Press inand a companion volume, Adirondack Peak Experiences in   Carol Stone White compiled and edited "Catskill Peak Experiences: Mountaineering Tales of Endurance, Survival, Exploration & Adventure from the Catskill Club" (Black Dome Press, ), a collection of true stories of adventure in the quest to summit all Brand: Black Dome Press, Corporation.

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Catskill Mountains, dissected segment of the Allegheny Plateau, part of the Appalachian Mountain system, lying mainly in Greene and Ulster counties, southeastern New York, U.S.

Bounded north and east by the valleys of the Mohawk and Hudson rivers, respectively, the mountains are drained by headstreams of the Delaware River and by numerous small creeks.

Carol Stone White is the author of Adirondack Peak Experiences ( avg rating, 15 ratings, 3 reviews, published ), Peak Experiences ( avg ratin /5. The Catskill Mountains, also known as the Catskills, are a physiographic province of the larger Appalachian Mountains, located in southeastern New a cultural and geographic region, the Catskills are generally defined as those areas close to or within the borders of the Catskill Park, a ,acre (2, km 2) forest preserve forever protected from many forms of development under Age of rock: Devonian and Mississippian.

Buy Peak Experiences: Danger, Death, and Daring in the Mountains of the Northeast by Carol Stone White (Editor) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions. All books set in the Catskill Mountains on the global book map. We found 41 books set in the Catskill Mountains and 4 others set nearby.

The natural next challenge to tackle after the 35 Catskill ers. Includes sub-3, ft peaks to round out the Catskill's Hundred Highest.

Includes 67 peaks instead of 65 because 3 peaks tie for the spot of th highest and guess what: you need to climb them all. Note: some of these summits are on private property; please get permission from landowners before climbing. The Catskill High Peaks are all of the mountains in New York's Catskill Mountains above 3, ft (1, m) in elevation whose summits are separated either by one-half mile ( km) or a vertical drop of at least ft ( m) between it and the next nearest separate summit.

By usual standards, these mountains are rather low and rounded, and mostly covered by vegetation.Hike up Slide MOuntain from west parking area on Frost Valley Road (CR 47).

I have probably Hiked Slide Mountain more than a dozen times since the mids when I first went there with my dad.

I was six years old at the time, and returned several times into my 30s.4/5(34).Find and hike the list of the peaks above 3, feet in the Catskill Mountains.

Complete information on the hikes with GPS, maps, descriptions, and photos.