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July 7, 2019

Onward And Upward

A climber makes his way up a difficult route on Ben Nevis in Scotland. The mountain, standing at 4,409 feet above sea level, is the highest in the United Kingdom. This photo was submitted to Your Shot, our photo community on Instagram. Follow us on Instagram at @natgeoyourshot or visit us at for the latest submissions and news about the community.
Photograph by Hamish Frost, National Geographic Your Shot

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