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Weighing just a few ounces, these can be carried in your pocket or in the lid of your pack for rapid deployment. Kenya (1899) were climbed; the duke of the Abruzzi explored the Ruwenzori group in 1906. Chasm View, or the Flying Buttress can get you acclimated, but nothing can prepare you for the Diamond but the Diamond." "Climbing is hard to give up, it's just as hard to give up as cigarettes." Every technical climb is a balance between navigating what is directly in front of you and planning for what is ahead.

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