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On popular routes, the sheer passage of traffic can polish the rock to such an extent as to make the climbing much more difficult. Click on any of the headings below to find out more information. Trotti chose to focus his narrative on William and Mary's first church appointment. The yellow and green with the while windows and fencing make for such a lovely rural landscape. It is all too easy to cause the very overuse injuries you are trying to avoid, by piling on weight during your training hikes.

Pages: 200

Publisher: A D Clarke Pub (April 1995)

ISBN: 1886755086

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