Sgurr na Ciche - Matterhorn of Knoydart!: with Beinn a'

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With the hardest part of the climb done, you can afford to sit up and relax as the road flattens off and descends for 500m. Near the second bridge (from the forester's house) you can leave your car. We will be climbing Cotopaxi, a mountain rising 19,300 ft. Sam was a fantastic teacher, excellent company and truly inspiring. Take a look at my gear page for a list of what I use. The gorge below Vemork is another popular climbing area. Adaptive changes are not always good for one’s health.

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Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform; 1 edition (May 20, 2016)

ISBN: 1533337039

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