In the mountain adventure world, just like anywhere, it's best to start small. Whether you're just getting into hiking and camping around peaks or you have your sights set on someday climbing bigger, snowier, or steeper mountains, some places are better to start than others. Regardless of your mountain pursuit, these are the best peaks to lay the foundation and get off the ground.
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Hiking: Grays Peak, Colorado
Backpacking: Hawksbill Mountain, Virginia
Mountaineering: Mount Adams, Washington
Rock Climbing: Yosemite Valley, California
Ice Climbing: Mount Washington, New Hampshire
Written by Ryan Wichelns October 24, 2018
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