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Thank you and your staff for everything and we look forward to seeing you guys next January. This area is an ideal getaway to city dwellers and all mountain climbing enthusiasts. The Aiguille du Midi is only a viewing platform, with a cafe and gift shop. September in particular is a very busy month – probably the busiest on the mountain. For the world’s mountaineers, New Zealand is well and truly on the map. M4: Slabby to vertical with some technical dry tooling.

Pages: 24

Publisher: FalconGuides; First edition (July 13, 2010)

ISBN: 076275947X

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