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Top Mountains to Climb | Adam Gant

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Climbing mountains is a challenging task, but it is also incredibly rewarding. View this presentation to learn about some of the most exciting mountains you should strive to climb at some point. To learn about five additional mountains, please visit AdamGant.net

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Top Mountains to Climb | Adam Gant

  1. 1. TOP MOUNTAINS TO CLIMB By Adam Gant
  2. 2. M O N T B L A N C , F R A N C E The peak of Mont Blanc is 15,781 feet high,�the highest in Europe. All year long it is covered in snow and ice, so ice picks are a necessity. The climb takes about three days but could take longer. This trek requires a guide.
  3. 3. H A L F D O M E , C A Overlooking Yosemite Valley, Half Dome is 8,839 feet above the ground. The final 400 feet of the climb is a steep slab of rock. There is a�ladder and handrail�to make the climb safer, and it takes a whole day for a trip up the mountain and back down.
  4. 4. At 19,340 feet, three inactive volcanoes make Kilimanjaro. It is the�highest peak in Africa. Porters must accompany climbers on this hike, and it takes five days to reach the top. K I L I M A N J A R O , T A N Z A N I A
  5. 5. D E N A L I , A L A S K A Denali, previously known as�Mount McKinley, is the tallest mountain in North America at 20,320 feet. Denali is best for climbing in May and June because there are more avalanches other times of the year.
  6. 6. THE MATTERHORN, SWITZERLAND Known as the� bi rthpl ace of mountai n cl i mbi ng, The Matterhorn takes si x days to cl i mb. Four of those days i ncl ude trai ni ng and getti ng used to the di fferent el evati on. Thi s mountai n l ooks l i ke a pyrami d that has been carved from stone.
  7. 7. ADAMGANT.NET LEARN M O R E A B OUT OTHER INCREDIBLE MOUN T A I N S W HEN YOU VISIT:

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