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West from the Summit of Pike's Peak.
在科罗拉多州派克峰顶往西看的情景

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茱莉雅.阿契博得.何姆斯 (Julia Archibald Holms) 登上派克峰 (Pike’s Peak)
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1858年,茱莉雅.阿契博得.何姆斯成为记录上第一个登上派克峰的女性,当时她还穿着灯笼裤、短洋装、鹿皮软鞋,并且称呼自己的装扮为「美国服饰」。茱莉雅与她的丈夫,还有两个人在81日开始踏上登峰的路途。四天之后,他们到达高14110英尺的山顶。许多人都认为何姆斯绝对不可能办到。你所面临过的最大挑战是什么呢?

 
In 1858, when Julia Archibald Holmes became the first woman on record to reach the summit of Pike's Peak, she did so wearing bloomers, a short dress and moccasins and called the outfit her "American costume." Julia, her husband, and two others began their trek up the high peak in Colorado on August 1. Four days later, they had reached the top of the mountain, 14,110 feet high. Many people told Holmes she couldn't make it. What's the biggest challenge you've faced?

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