Adventure Travel

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Mount McKinley

Highpointing: A View From the Top

November 25, 2010
by Cara McDonough
Some consider mountain climbing or hiking as hobbies. But there are others—highpointers—who are into something a little more specific: reaching the highest peak in every state, from the 345-foot Britton Hill in Florida to Alaska’s 20,320-foot Mount McKinley.