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Old 04-07-2011, 09:07 AM   #31
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Originally Posted by elmontanero View Post
I must be extremely lucky or in good shape when I did it.. but 14,000 wasn't that big of a deal. Yeah... Walk then stop, walk then stop for a while, but then things just clicked over and no worry. This was after a 10 mile hike up the hill and all.

On a moto.. yeah I could see the bike straining... No worry on the headaches etc.

Have a great adventure and bring back pics!

I did more or less the same hiking experience up to 14.500 feet a few year ago, not to much a problem.
I guess 16.000 feet just sitting on the bike will be OK as weel.

I will bring back and post some pictures on ADV forum.

Thank you all for your comments and advises.
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