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After reaching Kundasang – the center of the Sabah vegetable industry – you have to drive for another 11 km until you reach the resort. Last Sunday I ran the local Cascade Half Marathon. This group is intended to form a community of outdoor, relationships and networks for members with some experience to meet other members also looking to get out on a more consistent level, doing mountaineering, climbing, Hiking & backpacking along many other types of related adventures.

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Scottish Mountaineering Club Journal Vol: 1 1891 [Hardcover]

In The Zone

Sometimes a Hillbilly, Always a Mountaineer

The Young Mountaineer; Or Frank Miller's Lot In Life: The Story Of A Swiss

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Wild Bouldering in Yorkshire

Mountaineering Art (1920)

Mountaineering First Aid (Mountaineers Outdoor Basics)

Artificial Aids in Mountaineering

Climbing in North America

One More Step: My Story of Living with Cerebral Palsy, Climbing Kilimanjaro, and Surviving the Hardest Race on Earth

Appalachia on Our Mind: The Southern Mountains and Mountaineers in the American Consciousness, 1870-1920

The Clandestine Marriage; Road to Ruin; the Mountaineers; The Stranger; She Stoops to Conquer

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Selected Climbs in the Cascades: Volume 1

Rock Climbing: Mastering Basic Skills (Mountaineers Outdoor Experts) by Topher Donahue (2014-10-01)

Dark Summit: The True Story of Everest's Most Controversial Season

The David Thompson Highway: A Hiking Guide

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A Walk in the Sky: Climbing Hidden Peak First edition by Clinch, Nicholas (1982) Hardcover

Regions of the Heart: The Triumph and Tragedy of Alison Hargreaves (Adventure Press)

Mountaineering in the Swiss Alps: High Peaks and Classic Climbs in Switzerland

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