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Climbing Pitcairn Island: Extreme Exposure

Once home to the notorious Bounty mutineers and now to a shocking scandal, lonely Pitcairn Island is hoping to shake its dark legacy. Can a rock-climbing expedition help forge a better future?    Photographs by Jimmy Chin

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Writer Mark Synnott (top) belays Pitcairner Andrew Christian on one of the beautiful sea stacks we climbed. Andrew is a phenomenal, naturally talented climber.  
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Find out about Pitcairn's peculiar history, present scandal,
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