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The only way you’ll know for sure if this is something you want to do is to actually give it a try. All this wind, dry air, and often times extreme cold makes White Mountains a very inhospitable environment for all life forms. Sleeping bags are lined up on top of futon mats, with an extra blanket available for when you get cold. Mt Warning, Wollumbin *, the cloud catcher, is the basalt plug of the world's largest and oldest extinct volcano. Excellent masking and blending work Thanks! By the way, great tutorials on this site!

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