The word alpine is an adjective. Alpine means (1) living or growing above the timber line.
Alpine is also an adjective that means (1) relating to or characteristic of alps.
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Ski equipment varies depending on the type of skiing. Alpine skiing, also known as downhill skiing, requires downhill skis and poles, as well as goggles and sometimes form fitting suits.
Lake Tahoe is a freshwater lake that is located in the Sierra Nevada region of the United States on the border of California and Nevada. It is the largest alpine lake in North America, attracting about three million people to its shoreline each year.
The following articles provide recent alpine-related news.
BERLIN (AP) - Authorities in Switzerland have warned of high avalanche risk in mountainous regions of the Alpine nation after heavy snowfall in recent days. ...
Washington Times. Friday, 15 Jan 2021 02:59:47 -0500.
The summit of the 2592 meters high Hochvogel is sliced by dangerous fracture which continues to open. It is difficult to judge when the summit might crack. Researchers are developing a new monitoring method. ...
Science Daily. Monday, 21 Dec 2020 16:04:34 EST.
The Swiss government says it's ordering shut restaurants, bars, cultural venues and sports facilities next week as the Alpine country grapples with an ongoing rise in coronavirus cases
Via Ap News Wire. The Independent. Friday, 18 Dec 2020 16:26:41 GMT.
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