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Staircase To Heaven – Mount Bogong

Despite the masks we all wear, mountains change a person. Once you lace up your boots and clip up your pack, a freedom that is irreplaceable engulfs you and nourishes your soul in ways that cannot be described. Mount Bogong is no exception. It demands humility, and garners respect. Towering over its neighbours, the peak quietly sits 1986 meters above sea level with nothing but an unassuming pile of rocks at the summit. It is one of the tallest...

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