With the stories compiled by Carol Stone White in Adirondack Peak Experiences: Mountaineering Adventures, Misadventures, and the Pursuit of the The 46, you'll witness the beauty, challenges, pain, and joy of the Adirondacks without ever leaving your chair. . Compilation of 86 true tales of adventures and misadventures in the Adirondacks, written by more than 75 mountaineers. Unforgettable stories of epic climbs, hardships endured, encounters with wildlife, accidents, injuries, and inspirations. Includes photos, maps, and background information on the geology, ecology, and climate of the region, as well as the histories and programs of the Adirondack Mountain Club and the Adirondack Forty Sixers. 2009, first edition, 318 pages. 9 x 6 x 0.9 in.