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    I am currently reading A very good read I can’t put it down. Learning lots of new things like the chapel pond slab and the stories are just so fascinating to me and serve as a great reminder to never underestimate nature and to always be prepared

  • #2
    Solid read.
    My mind was wandering like the wild geese in the west.


    • #3
      Great book. I took it out from the library a few years ago and enjoyed it.

      A friend scored a copy and intended to give it to me but left it at the bar a few years ago... I should see if it's still there.


      • #4
        Agreed... great book.

        Once you finish it try these two out about hiking disasters in the Whites:

        Not Without Peril

        Where You'll Find Me: Risk, Decisions, and the Last Climb of Kate Matrosova

        And then of course Jon Krakauer's account of the 1996 disaster on Everest is a must read... Into Thin Air

        And the most amazing story is Touching the Void. Both a book and a documentary. The doc is fantastic and highly recommended. I haven't yet read the book.
        Last edited by Makwa; 11-22-2022, 12:02 AM.


        • #5
          Makwa look at what I was just lent.


          • FlyFishingandBeer
            FlyFishingandBeer commented
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            This is a great read too. A lot of it is kind of a basic psychology textbook but its cool how Ty Gagne uses it to explain Matrosova's presumed state of mind during her ordeal.

        • #6
          Add "The Last Traverse. Tragedy & Resilience in the Winter Whites" by Ty Gagne
          Catskills: 39/39, 35W/35W
          ADK: 46/46, 5W/46W
          NH: 5/48