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Anniversary Weekend at Omni Mount Washington Resort

March 19 marked my 5th Wedding Anniversary. Each year my husband and I have celebrated by spending a night in Boston kid free to enjoy dinner and quality time with no agenda. 217 more words

Lifestyle

This Day In History: Mount Washington's 231-Mph Wind Gust Sets World Record

NORTH CONWAY, N.H. (CBS) – To experience hurricane-force winds atop New England’s highest peak is nothing out of the ordinary.

But on April 12, 1934, weather observers at the summit of Mount Washington recorded wind speeds that no one else on Earth has witnessed since. 145 more words

News

La Sportiva Batura 2.0 GTX Mountaineering Boots Review (and Giveaway!)

I have just finished my 2nd winter season climbing in the award winning La Sportiva Batura 2.0 GTX Mountaineering Boots and I should have shared my impressions of this boot long before now. 1,448 more words

Mountaineering

I just want snow

I know that I have readers all over the world, and for those of you still digging yourselves out of the snow you might be surprised that my son asked for snow for his birthday. 398 more words

DIY

Mon Incline Reopens After System Malfunction Shut It Down

MT. WASHINGTON (KDKA) – The Mon Incline was back up and running this morning after it was shut down twice on Monday.

It was quite an inconvenience for the people who use it daily, but they say that they’re kind of getting used to it because there have been so many issues lately. 239 more words

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Washington From the West 3/26/15

Kevin, Rebecca, and Jennifer had attempted Mount Washington with us twice already this winter. I was with Kevin back in early January when we made it to Lion’s Head in some of the worst conditions I’ve seen. 1,159 more words

Mountaineering

Mount Washington Windless Ascent 3/20/2016

While I have over 50 winter ascents of Mount Washington I can count on one hand how many of them allowed me to stand on the summit with zero wind. 550 more words

Mountaineering