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February 20th 2014
Published: February 21st 2014
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Climbing Fox Glacier which terminates less than 300 m above level is a experience for life. How is it that these Glacier- Franz and Fox- extend so low?

It's a combination of large catchments feeding into steep, funnel-like narrow glacial valleys, plus a lubricating climate.

It touched mouraines, I was trapped in crevasses......

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