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I shot a glance upslope, my headlamp illuminating the blast cloud of fast-moving ice and snow, and yelled, "INCOMING!" (It seemed like an appropriate thing to yell). Preferably, also promise to discover another mountain, and set off on another adventure. We have compiled a list of mountain and rock climbing vacations in Switzerland. Use caution when grabbing for ledges as copperhead snakes warm themselves on the rocks during sunny days.

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Publisher: West Col Productions; Metric 6th Ed edition (1974)

ISBN: 0901516910

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