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Allie Pepper makes history: Trailblazing climber summits without bottled oxygen

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May 14 2024 - 2:11pm

Blue Mountains climber Allie Pepper has made history by becoming the first Australian woman to conquer the fifth highest mountain in the world - Mount Makalu (8485m) in Nepal - without the use of supplemental oxygen.

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B C Lewis

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