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Layering legs during summit push

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Layering legs during summit push

I've seen some reports from Aconcagua where peope claims that base layer + softshell wasnt warm enough and that the winds were harsch. Even read about frostbite at the lower part of the body. :o
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on Fri May 27, 2016 11:11 am
 

Drop in oxygen level & mountain sickness at 11,000 ft

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Drop in oxygen level & mountain sickness at 11,000 ft

I recently went for Hampta Pass trek. The trek was well organized and we did acclimatize for a day and started the trek next day.

Initial two days of trek went quite well. On 3rd day of trekking, I started ...

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on Fri May 27, 2016 5:08 am
 

***NEW, Want To Climb Denali***

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***NEW, Want To Climb Denali***

Hello, new here from the Midwest and looking to start climbing. Within two years I want to climb Denali. I have some climbing experience from my military background, but not a pro. Any suggestions? Is my goal too steep for a rookie? Looking for a ...

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on Fri May 27, 2016 12:16 am
 

Kelty 40th Anniversary Frame Pack – Size Medium

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Kelty 40th Anniversary Frame Pack – Size Medium

1952 - 1992: Kelty green pack bag, flat black anodized frame. Frame packs are no longer vogue but still one of the best ways to hump a heavy load. Lots of updated features compared to older models.

Suspension –
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on Thu May 26, 2016 3:58 pm
 

Refuge food (Ishinca Valley). Any feedback?

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Refuge food (Ishinca Valley). Any feedback?

Have any of you taken ill from the food served by the ishinca valley refuge? How safe is it for foreigners, compared with hiring an independent cook?

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on Thu May 26, 2016 9:08 am
 

Delete my profile

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on Thu May 26, 2016 4:03 am
 

Grindelwald area

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Grindelwald area

I have a quick weekend to spend in the Grindelwald,Switzerland area. Can anyone recommend some good low key solo climbs that would afford good views of the eiger and big mountains of the area?

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on Thu May 26, 2016 2:42 am
 

El Capitan numbers

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El Capitan numbers

Hi, I am writing an article on women in endurance sports. I want to include the numbers of climbers who have successfully climbed El Capitan in Yosemite and of this number how many were women. Does anyone have these figures or know where I can find them? ...

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on Wed May 25, 2016 7:37 pm
 

Everest Death toll rises to five

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Everest Death toll rises to five

This week's death toll on Mount Everest has risen to five after Nepalese officials confirmed that two bodies, believed to be a pair of missing Indian climbers, have been found.

Read more at http://www.everest1953.co.uk/everest-death-toll-rises-five

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on Wed May 25, 2016 2:29 pm
 

Map your images

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Map your images

Hi Folks -

I created a site that allows you to easily map your images. This is a free service with no sign up needed http://mapmypic.net Thought that some of you explorer folk might like to map some of your pix. ...

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on Wed May 25, 2016 5:27 am
 
 

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