mountain climbing

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Origin of mountain climbing

First recorded in 1870–75
Related formsmountain climber, noun
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Related Words for mountain climbing

mountaineering, alpinism, bouldering, scaling

Examples from the Web for mountain climbing

Contemporary Examples of mountain climbing

  • But 60 Minutes reported that he actually visited the village of Korphe a year after the mountain-climbing excursion.

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    Another Memoir Meltdown

    Howard Kurtz

    April 18, 2011

Historical Examples of mountain climbing

  • But this mountain-climbing did not interrupt blue-jersey's talk.

    "Captains Courageous"

    Rudyard Kipling

  • Tony studied her mountain-climbing costume with an air of concern.

    Jerry

    Jean Webster

  • Here's a good stout pair, serviceable for walking or for mountain-climbing.

    Manasseh

    Maurus Jokai

  • But, young as were these hunters from Alaska, they were not inexperienced in mountain-climbing.

  • Swiss guides for mountain-climbing and glacier trips may be obtained for $5.00 a day.

    Your National Parks

    Enos A. Mills