Mountain Collective Pass

I married in my teens, had four children, moved from Chicago to Houston to the Hudson Valley in upstate New York, and finally, in my forties went to college. The 4.5-mile Skyline Drive Trail meanders up and down mountain ridges and valleys. One of the unique aspects of a mountain is that it might have many different types of terrain and different climates. We had to stop somewhere, and we spied it, a small flat area near some boulders, with a view of trackless mountains.

Being equipped with the right kind of gear is very important for mountain climbing. But mountain habitats are often destroyed to make way for roads, hotels and other developments (such as hydropower). The months of October through April are the best month to take a trek at Camelback Mountain.

One is Mount Bromo, the mountain that has a lot of natural charm and charm of …