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Modern mountain climbing may be dated from the ascent of Switzerland's Wetterhorn (1854). Don't be fooled, it looks like walking but its really climbing. I could probably have gotten a better image by asking him to pose, but didn’t feel like breaking the mood. If you head from Arequipa in the direction of Colca Canyon, there are more peaks that are ideal for Peru climbing, among them Hualca Hualca and Ampato.

Pages: 104

Publisher: Falcon Guides; 2nd edition (October 1, 2006)

ISBN: 0762738030

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