Road Trip Altitude Hell


Driving from sea level to 15,000 feet in an afternoon to camp out at Parque Nacional Lauca (in Chile on travel leave) was a bad idea. After suffering a night of miserable altitude headaches and freezing Atacama Desert air, Greg Mason and I got a Park Guard to snap this photo before heading back 'down the mountain.'



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“Sunset at the Railroad” by PCV Nicholas Baylor Hall. Namibia, 2011.