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On completion of a basic course one can take off on climbing adventure. See the Midwest Mountaineering Events Calendar for specific clinic information. Basically, the guide will keep you on track. As Ireland’s only National Centre, Tollymore National Outdoor Centre is proud to deliver a full range of the relevant national awards in walking, mountaineering and climbing. It will cost around $15/day/tent site (cash only, no credit cards accepted). Per mio conto preferisco una felicità irragiungibile, sempre vicina e sempre fuggente." "Si on ne fait pas des choses folles à 20 ans, ce n'est pas à 50 qu'on va s'y mettre." — John Ruskin (1819—1900), British art critic and writer, in "If thy heart fails thee, climb not at all." "Was mich nicht zugrunde richtet, macht mich starker." "He who climbs upon the highest mountains laughs at all tragedies, real or imaginary." "You cannot learn to fly by flying.

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Publisher: Altitude Pub; First Edition edition (1990)

ISBN: 0919381553

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