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History and Future of Highpointers Conventions

The Highpointers Annual Convention and Membership Meetings rotate from region to region and are held in one of four geographical areas in the United States each year. For those who have the “Highpoint Calling” they’re an almost religious experiences where you … Continue reading

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Highpointers e-news of October 27, 2010

Membership Guy Craig Noland’s October 27, 2010 e-news is out. You can read it online in its full html glory here.

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Oral History of First 10 48 Completers

Charlie Feris (48 completer #11) gave a presentation on the first 10 48 completers during the 2010 Highpointers Convention. There is a colorful cast of characters and Charlie met most of them.

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Highpointers Club in Providence Journal Article

Peter Mandel on the Providence Journal mentions corresponding with the Highpointers Club and the accompanying photo shows the Club signs on Jerimoth Hill in an article on October 17, 2010 headlined “How my assault on Jerimouth Hill came up short.”

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Woodall Mountain Monument Dedication, Award Winners and 2012 Convention Site Among Highlights of 2010 Convention

The 2010 Highpointers Convention has concluded at Woodall Mountain, Mississippi. As usual it was another spectacular magical convention. One of the biggest highlights was the dedication of new signs at the base of the mountain and a monument rock and … Continue reading

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2012 Highpointers Convention on Mount Hood

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Don Holmes Roast at 2009 Highpointers Convention

We just posted the entire Don Holmes roast at the Highpointers Convention in High Point, New Jersey, on August 1, 2009. It’s in full 1080p glory. We didn’t have the computer firepower to post it last year. Part 1 Urbanski … Continue reading

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United Airlines Article on Bradford Washburn American Mountaineering Museum

United Airlines Hempisheres Inflight in an article headlined “Three Perfect Days: Denver” pays tribute to the Bradford Washburn American Mountaineering Museum in Golden which it says “home of the world’s largest alpinist library. Guide Dave Turk has a story for … Continue reading

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New Stuff for Highpointers!!!

New “Highpointers Connectior” blog at: http://highpointersclub.blogspot.com/  Here you can hook up with parters for highpointing, swap/find gear, post about books…  Add to it and enjoy it.  any ideas, just pass them along. As you’ve noticed, there have been some changes … Continue reading

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