2013 was a chaotic year for the Great Smoky Mountains. The park experienced, Newfound Gap Road sliding off of the mountain, a record amount of rain in January, an EF1 tornado in June, a much cooler than average Summer, and of course a Government Shutdown. This podcast highlights some of the key events that occurred in 2013 at the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
World s Most Beautiful Mountains is easily one of the most visually impressive offerings in the Living Landscapes series. ... Some of the most awesome footage in Mountains comes from the Mountain Temples of the Himalayas....incredibly beautiful imagery, frequently utilizing reflections of various peaks caught in the tranquil and mirror-like waters of mountain lakes...New Zealand s Queensland off
A mountain in china holds some of the most captivating views you can imagine, with a very special location at its peak. The only problem is, you have to look death in the face to get there. Located near the city of Huayin in the Shanzi province of China, is the majestic mountain, Hua Shan. The name literally means “western great mountain” and is one of china’s 5 sacred mountains that have
Step Into The Void is Europe’s newest mountain skywalk, scenically positioned at the top of the Aiguille du Midi peak, near Chamonix, south-east France. Said to be inspired by the Grand Canyon Skywalk, this vertigo-inducing installation consists a minimalist glass box, with a see-through bottom, offering unobstructed panoramic views of the French Alps. Not only can visitors enjoy the snow