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Climbers hiking the Aiguille du Midi
May 27, 2011

Alpine Climbers, Aiguille du Midi

This Month in Photo of the Day: Travel and Adventure Photos

I captured these adventurers after a warm and toasty ride up to the Aiguille du Midi (in the French Alps) on the Téléphérique to 3,842 meters. I was short on breath just walking around on the platforms of the station (the buildings are like something out of a James Bond film, perched on the edge of a gut-wrenching void), and these guys had climbed up!

(This photo and caption were submitted to My Shot.)

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Photograph by Thomas Woolrych, My Shot
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