"It was a tormenting 52 hours, but also an enjoyable 52 hours." Commented Xiao.
However, with local guides falling in raging rivers, rocks hitting the climbers and seriously injuring one of their legs, and other general calamities, it's quite an interesting look at a relatively unknown area. Chinese climbing - it looks cool!
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