Category Archives: Highest Peak

Home Court Advantage: TA’s Climbing Canada’s Highest Peak, Mount Logan, in June 2013

Having had the privilege of climbing on all seven continents over the past eight years, I thought it was finally time to claim “home court advantage” and take on the challenge of climbing Mount Logan, Canada’s highest peak. At an … Continue reading

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Mount Logan Videos

I often seek out videos on You Tube and other sites as a way to preview and visualize the mountain I am about to climb.  I study the route and land marks as well as what the climbers are wearing … Continue reading

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MUN Today: HKR professor takes teachable moments to a whole new level

By Michelle Osmond (MUN Today May 31, 2012) “Imagine looking out at vistas of only white and blue with a horizon line that parts only these two colours and that you ski toward for days at a time.” This is … Continue reading

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Climbing Nyangani October 2001

I traveled with Molly, my host, north to Nyanga.  Nyanga is a National Park about 100 km’s north of Mutare, Zimbabwe.  It is one of the jewels in the crown of Zimbabwe’s Eastern Highlands.  The Eastern Highlands have been compared … Continue reading

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