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The school was founded by and is owned and directed by Jon Tierney. After all, nobody spends more time on the mountain. The entire falls within the Doi Inthanon National Park, and while you may think this would open up all sorts of hiking trails, there are infact no hikes/trails to the mountain summit. As such, many people are challenged to engage in rock climbing. Ski Tour Full Service Cost: $3,090 £2,050, €2,950. In addition, K2 in the Karakoram Range, at 28,251 feet (8,611 metres) the world’s second highest mountain, was first scaled by two Italian climbers in July 1954.

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Publisher: Bug Backpackers Guide; 1 edition (May 2005)

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