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Mountains and Sun


Come Ponder Our Existence

C,imb Beyond the Crest

Are there things you have to do today?  Aren't there always?  What would you think or do if you could cut those strings tying-up thoughts, drive and intent?  What would it be like?  What if I told you that such a state is inevitable- Think about it.

Feel the changes in mind that liberate thought over a hike's adventure. Become part of a sobering perception that will forever revitalize the very way you consume time. 

Find the latest book of his Appalachian Trail story Climb Beyond the Crest at these places 

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WFXR Roanoke/Lynchburg a segment on trail/mountain safety recorded on the Appalachian Trail see here

WSLS Channel 10:  June is National Camping Month, and Don Defreeze adds his knowledge on the show.  Then, he showcases Climb Beyond the Crest.  Link to full press release

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Reader's Favorite:  "Readers will enjoy how the author deals with challenging situations, and mustering enough strength for the next step, but the lessons that derive from this experience are gems for the reader...  A great read, indeed."

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Online Book Club:  "Climb Beyond the Crest is a wonderful and unique work that will absolutely leave you stunned...  I found myself latched onto the book all the way until the end."

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Book Eccentric:  Find-out  details about Don's motivations to write Climb Beyond the Crest.  Learn his positions on several aspects of life and how writing has changed over time.  This interview is a great insight into the book's content.

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