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Seen on the Way to Base Camp

Yeah, tell us about it! Fortunately, the rain appears to be through—’bout time—and the forecast calls for sun and clouds the rest of the day. Photograph by Ford Cochran...

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Yeah, tell us about it!

Fortunately, the rain appears to be through—’bout time—and the forecast calls for sun and clouds the rest of the day.

Photograph by Ford Cochran

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