On What Is Confirmed at Auto Tour Stop #9 on The Whiteface Mountain Veterans Memorial Highway

07Oct07

“If you turn around now, and face the mountain, notice how dwarfed the trees just above the parking lot are; small, contorted by the wind, branches broken from the load of ice in the winter, spring growth killed off by late spring frosts, soil so thin and impoverished as to defy definition, the whole scene one of struggle for survival in the inhospitable environment, yet still a proof that life persists whatever the hardships.”

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