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Because the hike is not technically difficult, and there are many other hikers during the climbing season, the average person will not need a guide. Now includes a range of subsidised winter skills courses!!!! Seymour at 1450 metres (4766 ft.) is a popular moderate mountain with easy access, but it also has its share of mishaps. NEW FEATURE: Do this trek in any month of the year! Freshfield was one of the pioneer climbers in the Caucasus, soon followed by Albert F. I have been following friends climbing in Nepal on various 8000m peaks over the past couple of months, reflecting also on the beautiful memories from my two expeditions there that will stay with me a lifetime.

Pages: 160

Publisher: Falcon Guides (July 15, 2016)

ISBN: 1493016393

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