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Snow kings of the southern Alps.

B. E. Baughan

Snow kings of the southern Alps.

by B. E. Baughan

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Published by Whitcombe & Tombs Limited in Christchurch, N.Z, London [etc.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southern Alps (N.Z.),
  • New Zealand.
    • Subjects:
    • Glaciers -- New Zealand,
    • Mountaineering,
    • Southern Alps (N.Z.)

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy B.E. Baughan ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU430.A4 B32
      The Physical Object
      Pagination51, [1] p. incl. front., illus.
      Number of Pages51
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6477703M
      LC Control Number44046370
      OCLC/WorldCa10264658

      Pass through magnificent landscapes ranging from the lush pasture land of the Canterbury Plains to the rugged gorges and pristine ice-fed streams and lakes of the Southern Alps. Arrive at Arthur’s Pass, the highest settlement on the South Island, and continue to Hokitika, home of . Gondor is a fictional kingdom in J. R. R. Tolkien's writings, described as the greatest realm of Men in the west of Middle-earth at the end of the Third third volume of The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King, is largely concerned with the events in Gondor during the War of the Ring and with the restoration of the realm afterward. The history of the kingdom is outlined in the Location: Boundary between north-west Gondor and .

      Southern Alps, mountain range, on South Island, New Zealand, paralleling the west coast. It rises to 12, ft (3, m) at Mt. Aorangi Aorangi, Mount, Mount Aoraki [both: Maori,=cloud in the sky], or Mount Cook, 12, ft (3, m) high, on the South Island, New . Holidays are mainly based in the French Southern Alps, notably in Briançon Névache are and the Queyras region which is one of the best venues for snowshoeing – find out more here. I also run trips in the Chamonix Mont Blanc Region, the Italian Aosta Valley and Gran Paradiso, the Valais and Simplon regions of Switzerland.

        Snow conditions in the Alps are mixed as we approach the busiest week of the season. Most resorts still have plenty of snow, especially at altitude, but the mild weather pattern of recent weeks has meant that some low resorts are in urgent need of new snow, especially in the north-west (e.g. Morzine, Gstaad). The Swiss Alps group is a central section of the Alps ranges that trespass Switzerland. The Swiss Alps are one of the major attractions of Switzerland along with its remarkable natural features formed around them. The Alps can be classified into two based on the side they occupy from the Rhine Valley that cuts across the path of the Alps ranges.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Baughan, B.E. (Blanche Edith), Snow kings of the Southern Alps. Christchurch, N.Z.: Whitcombe & Tombs, []. AAT Kings UK Trade, London, United Kingdom.

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