Climbing at 20,000 feet on Ojos del Salado before the sun came up was the coldest I had ever been. Even wearing plastic boots, I worried about getting frost bite on my toes. Photographed January 8, 2011.


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lcarreau - Feb 13, 2011 9:42 pm - Voted 10/10

Man ...

Looks like your lips are turning purple.

I worry about frostbite when it drops below
30-degrees in Arizona. Sheeeez ..


gimpilator - Feb 14, 2011 6:08 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Man ...

I wish I had been able to measure the temperature. One person in the group had one built into his digital watch but it wasn't able to measure anything below -20.


lcarreau - Feb 14, 2011 7:59 pm - Voted 10/10

Re: Man ...

Damn ... perhaps it was best you didn't
know what the true temp was.

Geez Louise, that's bitterly chilly !!!

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