Fred Wilkinson http://nhpr.org en The White Mountains: Training Ground For The Greats http://nhpr.org/post/white-mountains-training-ground-greats <p></p><p></p><p>Conditions in New Hampshire’s White Mountains are notoriously harsher than their altitude suggests. But for World Class mountaineers this makes the Whites a perfect training ground.</p><p></p><p>It’s a windy, but warm winter day. &nbsp;<a href="http://www.mountainhardwear.com/Freddie-Wilkinson/Athlete_Freddie_Wilkinson,default,pg.html">Fred Wilkinson</a> hopes the thaw will make for what he calls sticky ice over at Cathedral ledge, meaning easily pierced by the pointy end of an ice-axe.</p> Fri, 11 Jan 2013 22:29:26 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 20035 at http://nhpr.org The White Mountains: Training Ground For The Greats