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Note: I assume having two batteries, which is a minimum for any expedition. Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography. Our instructors are amongst the most experienced and knowledgeable in the field but our passion for adventure doesn't stop there. You must arrive in time to be ready to participate in a team meeting at the appointed time on the Team Meeting Day for your expedition. The end of the expedition, the end of my story.

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