Mountaineering in Colorado. The peaks about Estes Park. By

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Shuksan in the Cascades during his AMGA Alpine Guide’s Exam. Because it is convenient and fun some people even get addicted to indoor rock climbing without ever taking their skills to an outdoor arena. At 2107 metres (6913 ft.) Cheam Peak can be seen from as far away as 50 km (30 mi.). Teton climbing legend, Avalanche Institute Founder, and Exum Senior Guide Rod Newcomb, in his mid-70s and shirtless, was firing through sets of sit-ups holding a 25# plate.

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Publisher: British Library, Historical Print Editions (March 25, 2011)

ISBN: 124141842X

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