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We see clouds elsewhere in the sky, but Mt Warning is glowing with the full sun beaming down on this magnificent land mass. Our trips are carefully planned to allow for acclimatization to altitude, incorporating gradual ascents and rest days where necessary. The highest peaks are in the far West, Hovd and Olgi Aimags. In cooperation with the Fujiyoshida City Hall FMG now accepts mountain hut booking requests for Fujisan Hotel and Taishikan mountain huts. To use your knee as a way to gain ground on a climb.

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