Local woman scales the Peaks for 90th birthday

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By Tom Wilmoth

So what did Edley Updike do for her 90th birthday? She went for a little stroll—up Sharp Top at the Peaks of Otter!
    On Sunday, June 1, Updike hiked to the Peaks summit with her daughter, Denise Updike Gaston. They didn’t take the bus up; they started at the bottom and hiked all the way up.
    Where did she get the idea? A friend had done it several years ago.
    “She said 'I bet I can do it, too’,” Denise said of her Mom. “I want to give it a shot.”

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