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This has a double advantage: it is a security in case I take a fall, and it keeps the bag out of my way. Join us if you're interested in a moderate to easy afternoon stroll. Retun back to Base Camp in Ishinca Valley. 11 to 13 hours Contact Anne direct for complete descriptions, more photos and pricing. Not all rocks and slopes can provide the optimum setting for the rock climber. However, if the Endo is so great up and down (for its designed usage) I think it would be considered as �the perfect bike� for its category (at least as close to perfect as there is).

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