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You pull slack from your rope and clip in. Spend time talking to your guide or companion about the route and what's to be expected by way of hazards, weather conditions, likely problem areas, and any other issues needing to be covered. If it is a landscape, conditions don’t look about to change dramatically and your path is not going to alter the perspective, then you have more margin. * How safe is it to stop here?

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