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Cuernos del Paine
Seen from the W-Trek inside Nationalpark "Torres del Paine" (Patagonia/Chile)

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Rick B!!

Rick B

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Nice! It looks like a big, strange, fortress.

Cheers,

Rick
Posted Jan 20, 2007 1:24 pm

NikmanRe: !!

Nikman

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Actually it´s become a fortress, because the ice vannished. Once upon a time ago the ice was about 1500meters strong up to the end of the bright granit you can see. Only the black "cuernos" were peaking out of the glacier those days in the far past. It´s incredible what power nature provides.
Posted Jan 23, 2007 5:39 pm

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NikmanSubmitted by Nikman
on Jan 13, 2007 6:06 pm

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Object Title: Cuernos del Paine

Image Type(s): Alpine Climbing