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At 1,545 metres above sea level it is a challenging day walk for many visitors exploring the area. In the mountains there is the promise of... something unexplainable. A climbing party is limited to a maximum of four people; all must climb. The manager of the hut, termed a guardian or warden in Europe, will usually also sell refreshments and meals; both to those visiting only for the day and to those staying overnight. Please see my Ouray page for an example.

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Publisher: American Alpine Club (July 18, 2009)

ISBN: B002I65Y32

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