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All the comforts of home -- almost

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Considering the following items selected from gear retailers Altrec.com, Mountain Gear and REI, it's easy to see how the cost of personal items needed for, say, a climb in the French Alps could quickly amount to the $7,000 to $8,000 Mountain Gear estimates it would take to outfit a climber with no prior gear:
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