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... He is noted for skiing down large and steep mountains, including those in the Himalayas ... In mountains people are usually known for first ascent of high and difficult peaks but he is famous for first descents (see French Wikipedia) ... He has skied down Mount McKinley, the highest mountain in North America Mont Blanc, the highest mountain in the Alps Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain ...
... Further information List of mountains in Australia Mawson Peak (2,745 m) — Highest peak in any state or territory of Australia, located in the southern Indian Ocean Mount Kosciuszko (2,228 m) — located in ... Mount Kosciuszko is the highest mountain in mainland Australia Australian Alps — the parent range of the Snowy Mountains (the highest mountain range in Australia) and the Brindabella ...
... The mountains of the Andes act as a natural border between Argentina and Chile, the mountain range forms much of the western part of the department of Las heras ... in Las Heras Department, at 6,962 metres above sea level it holds many records, including The highest mountain in South America ... The Highest Mountain in all of the Americas ...
... he was the first Filipino to climb the highest mountain outside Asia and the highest mountain in the Americas, Mt ... Aconcagua, which was then the highest altitude reach by any Filipino ... Filipino to top out an 8000m peak, Cho Oyu, then the highest mountain peak scaled by a Filipino ...
... Both processes shaped the Sudetes and the Carpathian Mountains ... The Polish Jura Chain is one of the oldest mountain ranges on earth ... Poland has 70 mountains over 2,000 metres (6,600 ft) in elevation, all in the Tatras ...
Famous quotes containing the words highest mountain, mountain and/or highest:
“On the 31st of August, 1846, I left Concord in Massachusetts for Bangor and the backwoods of Maine,... I proposed to make excursions to Mount Ktaadn, the second highest mountain in New England, about thirty miles distant, and to some of the lakes of the Penobscot, either alone or with such company as I might pick up there.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)
“And though in tinsel chain and popcorn rope
My tree, a captive in your window bay,
Has lost its footing on my mountain slope
And lost the stars of heaven, may, oh, may
The symbol star it lifts against your ceiling
Help me accept its fate with Christmas feeling.”
—Robert Frost (18741963)
“The highest reward that God gives us for good work is the ability to do better work.”
—Elbert Hubbard (18561915)