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ON THE ROCKS

OCTOBER 2008

#89 – TSURUGI-DAKE

So the story goes that Tsurugi-dake, the magnificent culmination at the north-western tip of the Japanese Alps, was the last of the country’s major peaks to be scaled.  1,069 more words

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HOLY MOUNTAIN

OCTOBER 2008

#88 – TATEYAMA

I would climb with a heavy heart:  to Tateyama, out of Toyama at the northern end of the north-western arm of the North Alps.  871 more words

Japan