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Popular and easy to get to, Pilot is one of the busiest crags in the state in the winter. Remember that these are the only things keeping you from falling. The Germans nicknamed it Killer Mountain, and it has damned well earned that moniker over the years: Nanga Parbat boasts a 28 percent death ratio. I want to also stress how brilliant Alun was too, we raved about him the whole way home...he was informative, patient, gave really good advice and generally a fab instructor...so thank you Alun!

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