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We begin the mountain climb on the faith ledge. Hikers who are sure of step and have a good head for heights can experience completely new views and dimensions. WI7: As above, but on thin poorly bonded ice or long, overhanging poorly adhered columns. From the trailhead, it was a three-quarter-mile walk along the road back to my starting point—making a five-mile loop. First Ascent to the Northeast Glacier (Polish Glacier) of Mt. To celebrate the 125th year of the MCSA, here are our Supertramps who will be exploring the world: Already achieved: 19-year-old Micha Stiller has trekking solo for 400 kilometres of rural Himalayan Nepal solo and unassisted over the course of three weeks, allowing him to immerse himself in culture and landscape virtually untouched by tourism. - Tiffany Wells and Kirsten Roberts, will climb in South East Asia at the end of 2016.

Pages: 240

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd (September 7, 1995)

ISBN: 0340623217


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