Sentence Examples with the word mountaineering

The higher summits in the south are above the tree line and expose great areas of bare rock: mountaineering is here a delightful summer recreation, with camps in the highland forests and ascents to the lofty peaks.

These mountaineering folk talked a different language.

Tyndall, The Glaciers of the Alps (1860), Mountaineering in 1861 (1862), and Hours of Exercise in the Alps (1871); J.

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In the early fifties of the 19th century the taste for mountaineering rapidly developed for several very different reasons.