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  • The Suburban Mountaineer, found at, on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterist, recognizes that climbing, mountaineering, backpacking and the other outdoor adventure activities that it describes are inherently risky and dangerous. Readers of The Suburban Mountaineer solely bear the responsibility of learning proper techniques and safety procedures required for these activities. Serious injury or death may result from the physical activity involved or from the terrain and/or conditions encountered.
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