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Three climbers prepare to rappel from the top of the 450-foot Independence Monument in Colorado National Monument. Fall is a busy time for climbers in western Colorado and eastern Utah.


Three climbers prepare to rappel from the top of the 450-foot Independence Monument in Colorado National Monument. Fall is a busy time for climbers in western Colorado and eastern Utah.

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