Mountain News

The latest news and updates related to the mountains of the American West.

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My name is Alex Derr. My mission is to inform, educate, and empower the public to safely and responsibly explore the mountains of west. Thanks for visiting; safe travels on the trail!

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14er Planner

Download my Colorado 14ers Planner for Your Next Summit!

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