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The Very Rugged Landscape of Ausangate
Peru

A short side trip to this small bluff above the gully allows me an opportunity to have a commanding view of the highly rugged landscape further and beyond the confines of the valley.

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Tags: ausangate; puma; cocha; arapa; vilcanota; tinqi; cusco; andes; peru
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