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December 11 is International Mountain Day 2015 #MountainsMatter

A personal note. Collaborating with the Mountain Forum, Black Sheep Inn, Fidel’s ranch in the Mixtec and living in some of the world’s finest mountainous terrain — Oaxaca, Mexico and Nevada, USA … I have a certain fondness for ‘International Mountain … Continue reading

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December 5 International Volunteer Day December 6 Foundation of Quito, Ecuador (1534) December 6 Independence Day in Finland December 10 Terra Madre Day (also see Slow Food) December 11 International Mountain Day December 12 Guadalupe Day December 18 International Migrants Day December 21 or 22 Solstice December 23 Radish Night (Mexico) December 25 Christmas Day December … Continue reading

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International Mountain Day 2011

Announcement: Call for photos of World Mountains and World Forests Every year on December 11 International Mountain Day <http://www.fao.org/mnts/intl_mountain_day_en.asp&gt; celebrates sustainable mountain development. International Mountain Day 2011 links to this year’s International Mountain Day to the International Year of Forests. … Continue reading

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Driving in New Zealand

steep climb through rock protection and under Reid falls to Candy’s Bend Originally uploaded by westcoastshuttle Kudos to west coast shuttle for this video of the steep climb through rock protection and under Reid falls to Candy’s Bend in New … Continue reading

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