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The Discovery of Mountain Beauty
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achievements adventure Aiguille Almer Alpine Club Alpine Journal Alps amateur artificial climbing ascent of Mont attempt August Balmat blackballed British mountaineer camp Carrel Chamonix chapter climbers companions Conway Coolidge crevasse crossed Croz Dent described difficult Eiger exploration famous Finsteraarhorn Freshfield Geoffrey Young German Glacier Golden Age Greek Grindelwald guideless climbing guides height highest peak Himalaya Italian Jorasses July Jungfrau Kangchenjunga later Lauener Leslie Stephen Lhotse Matterhorn Meije Melchior modern Monch Mont Blanc Monte Rosa mountain beauty Mummery Mummery's Nanga Parbat never north face Oberland outstanding oxygen party period Peuterey pioneers pitons president quoted reached the summit remarked ridge rock climbing rope route Ruskin second ascent Sella Sherpas Shipton Silver Age Ski Club ski mountaineering ski-ing skier Smythe snow sport Strutt success Swiss Taugwalder Tenzing traverse tribute Tyndall valley Victorian virgin peak Weisshorn Wetterhorn Whymper winter ascent winter mountaineering writes wrote Zermatt Zinal