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16 viewsAnd back out to Cashapampa/civilization at last! Now just 3.5 hours back to Huaraz.
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15 viewsLet the walk begin!
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11 viewsThe skyline of Huaraz houses some impressive mountains.
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11 viewsTrade those for prayer flags and you've got Tibet.
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11 viewsThe start of the trek was pretty high at about 10000 ft, but we'd climb much higher before walking out of the mountains.
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11 viewsAs the day went on and we got higher, so did most of the cloud. Which gave us a chance for views like this.
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11 viewsThe second day, which was the critical one where we crossed the pass at 4750m, was cloudy. There are some impressive mountains in there somewhere.
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10 viewsNo visit to a South American town would be complete without at least ONE church photo.
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10 viewsNot a bad backdrop for lunch.
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10 viewsA woman uses stone-age technology to grind beans into a sauce.
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10 viewsIt was a beautiful morning for a walk through the highlands.
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10 viewsWe passed through some farmland before really getting into the wilderness.
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10 viewsA pretty little waterfall.
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10 viewsBreakfast time. Courtesy of Ty.
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9 viewsI set out the next morning for a four-day trek through the Alps on the Santa Cruise track.
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9 viewsOur first glimpse of one of the towering peaks we would be getting a lot closer to.
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9 viewsA glacial river is probably responsible for the valley we're slowly climbing up into the heart of Cordillera Blanca.
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9 viewsA small and pretty lake.
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9 viewsDay 2: Good morning! The donkey driver gets set up to load up.
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9 viewsAnd we're OUT!
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