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Head straight uphill through the forest on a marked and good track. HAPE happens when excess fluid collects in your lungs. Day 2: Climb on a moraine ridge to Morena Camp 4820m. 5 to 6 hours Day 3: First climbing on rock and then on snow slopes of varying degrees steepness to a High Camp on the snow 5380m. 5 to 6 hours Day 4: Climb to the summit. Use existing access trails to approach climbs. Not just a sport, but a way of life, a philosophy of thought.

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