Standing along the state border between North Carolina and Tennessee in the southeast of the US are the Great Smoky Mountains. The mountain range is part of the larger Appalachian Mountains, and is mostly protected within the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The high point of the Smokies is Clingmans Dome, which rises to 2,025 meters above sea level, making it the highest peak in Tennessee.
The mountain range rises from the surrounding low terrain, which means that it receives a high amount of rain and snow.
Visit between May and September for ideal rock climbing conditions.
Situated in the northern reaches of Washington State, in the heart of the Cascade Range, climbing Mount Baker has long been an objective for mountaineering enthusiasts. Rising to 3,286 meters (10,781…
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