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Click here to book any of our Stronghold programs. Mountain climbing and rappelling may be foreign to you for now, but with the right research, preparation and training, you will definitely be one of those raving on how fun these adventures can get. In spite of small height, its central part has 5 routes 5 and 6 grades. Please bring wide-mouth bottles, such as those from Nalgene, as these are much easier to fill than bottles with small openings. [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => two-2-one-liter-water-bottles [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2015-06-04 16:13:40 [post_modified_gmt] => 2015-06-04 22:13:40 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => equipment [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [2] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 7596 [post_author] => 4 [post_date] => 2014-02-19 15:02:19 [post_date_gmt] => 2014-02-19 22:02:19 [post_content] => [post_title] => Insulated Bottle Cover(s) [post_excerpt] => Water bottles freeze when it gets cold.

Pages: 304

Publisher: BiblioLife (February 2, 2009)

ISBN: 1103284177

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