snowfield


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a permanent wide expanse of snow

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ii) Dry Alpine Zone and Permanent Snowfields predominating high altitudes around major peaks of the Karakoram mountains and upper Hunza,
So many times I sat down at that desk to a beautifully blank slice of paper, the page an untouched snowfield, my wild first word an ecstatic boot-print.
The Golden Triangle is host to significant mineral deposits including Galore Creek, Copper Canyon, Schaft Creek, Valley of the Kings, Snowfield, KSM, Snip, Granduc, Red-Chris and numerous others.
This was mid-April but we were soon up to our knees in snow, searching for a line up the snowfield for the ridge which would enable us to hit the summit.
This was mid-April but we were soon A up to our knees in snow, searching for a line up the snowfield for the ridge which would enable us to hit the summit.
| Climbing up a snowfield to attain the ridge before |the final clamber over boulders to the summit of mighty Ben Cruachan, above, and the approach to the Cruachan range at the side of Loch Awe, below
Namely, that the suitcase full of cash buried in a snowfield by Steve Buscemi at the end of the movie "Fargo'' is actually there.
The body he had known for ninety-one years, through The Second World War, and a childhood in the woods Of Wisconsin, and many years as essentially counselor At large to a remarkable number of long boys and girls, A task he loved more than anyone ever, it seems to me; And even now, this morning, as his funeral plods along Far away, and people tell stories of his cheerful service, And people write checks to add to his scholarship fund, I think of the stories he told that will not be told his way Again, with his old boxer's grin, his battered eager ears; Like the moment he was way up on a mountain in Utah And was alone in a vast snowfield and realized he must At least try to be a priest; I couldn't run away anymore, As he said to me, smiling.
But in 1993, the discovery of a piece of a 2,900-year-old basket beside a snowfield in Olympic National Park proved that theory wrong.
On August 21, 1872, he ascended the snowfield on the northern shoulder of Mount Maclure, joined by Galen Clark (the first appointed "guardian" of Yosemite) and University of California professor Joseph LeConte.
There is a virgin forest in each; a snowfield where even the print of birds' feet is unknown.
With an operating flight altitude of up to 10,000 ft at 100 kHz laser pulse repetition rate (PRR), the model is suitable for glacier and snowfield mapping as well as high-altitude topographic mapping.
- Staff at Mount Rainier National Park are warning visitors to watch out for crevasses on the popular Muir snowfield.
I had to use crampons to get across the snowfield and through more snow on the summit.
Ambulance crews received a 999 call to Snowfield Hill on the Leamington Road, Long Itchington, shortly after 11am on Sunday.