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Sep 15, 2007 - Buon Giorno

Bonjourno from Valle del Montre Bianco. Yesterday, we crossed the border between France and Italy. Up here, there are no immigration officers or really much of anything besides a small rock block marking the spot and of course the spectacular views. Since I last wrote, I've climbed 14,500 ft and decended 15,700 ft. I've decided I enjoy ascending more than descending. The gains can be really steep but the descents are very dramatic. Its really hard on the knees but I'm finding as time passes it gets easier. Along the way, we've been staying...

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