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goes camping on Mont Sâla
You may not find this terribly rewarding unless you're included here, so this is a good time for casual and random browsers to turn back before they get too caught up in the sweep and majesty of the proceedings and can't let go.
Sâla sits smugly on top of the Swiss Jura ridgeline between Marchairuz and
Givrine, barely 1500m above sea level but nonetheless, at least in bad weather,
with a certain "attitude". There's a decorative
cross on the summit, visible in the TIFF version of this photo but lost
in the JPG alas.
is seen from the Swiss side, near Le Bassine at 1250m.
and Kristin set up camp on Mont Sâla, October 1995.
and Kristin tucking in for the night.
on Mont Sala, October 1995
on Mont Sâla, September 1999, within sight of the decorative
crawling all about on Mont Sâla, September 1999.
cooking up some dinner, Mont Sâla, September 1999.
T. Peck, then aged 15 (a world ago!), on Mont Sâla
D Peck wondering when dinner's going to be ready.
Marlowe T. Peck luxuriating beneath the decorative cross of Mont Sâla.
Peck snaps a hasty photo of the Old Dad framed against La Dôle (center left).
views of Mont Sâla here.)
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