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The Atlantic Ocean from Ballycotton, Ireland
Irony at Yasur Volcano
toad climbing rock wall
Endless Pennsylvania
A tiny praying mantis reaches up to climb on the finger of a person's hand.
Walking up long flights of stairs
Approaching the summit of Angel's Landing.
Ready to climb.
Boy in backyard climbing tree
Travelers scaling sacred Uluru (Ayers Rock) in central Australia.
Inspiration:I see You Climb
Climbers descend Cotopaxi, a 19,347 foot volcanic mountain in Ecuador.
Climbers on the cables to the summit of Half Dome, Yosemite National Park
A bemused assistant guide Edward Mollel, Barranco Wall, Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania.
Porters on the Barranco Wall, Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania
Snowy Mountain, Climbed Ice and rocks for 3 Hours just to get to this point.
Family on scary rock, Grand Canyon National Park
A frog climbing a tree
Lady mountaineers on the 15,696 foot summit of Guagua Pichincha, an active volcano in the Ecuadorian Andes
Learning on his own.
Climber nearing the summit of a 6345m high mountain, Peru.
Headlamps on the north face of Mont Maudit, on the way to Mont Blanc, Chamonix.
Mountaineers crossing a crevasse at high altitude, Peru.
7th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Climbers descend Cotopaxi, a 19,347 foot volcanic mountain in Ecuador.

Climbers descend Cotopaxi, a 19,347 foot volcanic mountain in Ecuador.

TAGS: Climbing, Ecuador

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2007
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Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Dec. 16, 2009, 12:26 a.m.
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