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Drive from La Paz (12,500′) to the village of Tuni. It’s a good question, particularly if you want to reach the summit on an important day such as your birthday. We stopped at Sarloos and Sons but they had no room for tasters so we purchased 6 mini-cupcakes and enjoyed them at a picnic table outside. I called down to David and he climbed past me. If you’re thinking of going on a glacier trip, you should plan your trip way ahead of the actual date. More than a mile up, I came to a field of mud and rock.

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