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WP Mountains in the Signpost[edit]

The WikiProject Report would like to focus on WikiProject Mountains for a Signpost article. This is an excellent opportunity to draw attention to your efforts and attract new members to the project. Would you be willing to participate in an interview? If so, here are the questions for the interview. Just add your response below each question and feel free to skip any questions that you don't feel comfortable answering. Multiple editors will have an opportunity to respond to the interview questions, so be sure to sign your answers. If you know anyone else who would like to participate in the interview, please share this with them. Have a great day. –Mabeenot (talk) 19:38, 22 March 2014 (UTC)

  • The questions are available here in the page history. An un-mentioned 4 day response window is just too short for some of us (or at least me) in the project. RedWolf (talk) 16:48, 10 August 2014 (UTC)

CfD on subcategories[edit]

See Wikipedia:Categories_for_discussion/Log/2014_April_17#Category:Rivers_of_the_Boundary_Ranges on the Categories for discussion page.

— Preceding unsigned comment added by Skookum1 (talkcontribs) 02:57, 18 April 2014 (UTC)

New articles[edit]

I've translated 3 new articles from German Wikipedia that are connected with mountains and climbing: Exposure, Head for heights and Sure-footedness. As they are somewhat technical, from both climbing and medical viewpoints, I would appreciate expert eyes just checking them to ensure they make sense in English. Thanks. --Bermicourt (talk) 20:12, 1 June 2014 (UTC)


I just created stub Raíces, Mexico State since the es.wp article claims it is the second-highest populated settlement (570 inhabitants) in Mexico, the first highest being a redlink (population 2 men and a goat?). Cannot find any source on the redlink settlement. In ictu oculi (talk) 11:05, 20 July 2014 (UTC)

There's a pdf in spanish used as a ref on es: here with a table of highest places in the introduction. I'll look what else I can find. JMiall 16:29, 20 July 2014 (UTC)
The best sources I've found so far are this for info & this for pictures. JMiall 17:12, 20 July 2014 (UTC)
Thanks, if Acatipa really is (a) populated which it is "The over all population of Acatipa is 674 persons", and (b) higher than Raíces, which it is "The locations medium height over sea level is 4600 meters" then it deserves mention in the Xochiatipan article. [done using source above, thanks]. Both these Mexican settlements are higher than Alma, Colorado, but are there populated places in Canada or Alaska higher still? Given latitude seems unlikely, which makes Acatipa highest-altitude populated settlement in North America? In ictu oculi (talk) 23:07, 20 July 2014 (UTC)

Sugarloaf Mountain[edit]

The usage of Sugarloaf Mountain (edit|talk|history|protect|delete|links|watch|logs|views) is under discussion, see talk:Sugarloaf Mountain (Brazil) -- (talk) 05:07, 23 July 2014 (UTC)

Merge discussion for Template:Infobox ski area[edit]


Template:Infobox ski area, has been proposed for a merge with another template. If you are interested in the merge discussion, please participate by going here, and adding your comments on the discussion page. Thanks! - SweetNightmares 22:33, 7 August 2014 (UTC)