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BTW, if anyone is interested in what appears to be the world's highest skiing, I think that would be at Chacaltaya in Bolivia, not too far from La Paz. The city is at about 3,600m, the airport at 4,100m, the ski area at about 5,000 meters, and the top of the mountain (easy hike up) at about 5,600m. It is an impressively wild place. Not sure if it has changed since I was there, but the only assist up the mountain for skiers used to be a 3-point rope tow, driven by the back wheel of an old car in a shed. Pretty spartan accomodations--just a small A-frame to get warm and for snacks. We took a 6-wheel drive Volvo "Goer" up the rocky access road, but it is do-able w/4WD. There are impressive mountains close by that go way past 6,000m.
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