Makalu Trek with Sherpani Col

USD 3,500
  • Activities
    Makalu Trek with Sherpani Col
  • Max Elevation
    5,640 m after Sherpani col at the moraine camp
  • Trip Duration
    25 Days
  • Trip Grade
    Moderate & Adventurous
  • Lodging
    Eco Lodges + Camping
  • Meals
    Full Board during Trek and BB Plan on Cities
  • Transportation
    Private vehicle & flight
  • Communication
  • Group Size
    Minimum 2
  • Best Season
    Autumn and Spring
  • Per Day Walk
    Approx. 6 - 8

Trip Highlights of Makalu Trek Sherpani Col :

  • Explore the less-visited areas of Makalu-Barun National Park as well as the popular Everest Region.
  • Cross the challenging passes: Shepani Col 6180m, West Col 6190m and Amphu Laptsa Pass 5850m.
  • Experience the traditional villages with warm and friendly locals.
  • Enjoy scenic flight from Kathmandu-Tumlingtar & Lukla-Kathmandu.

Trip Introduction :

Makalu Trek Sherpani Col is an excellent opportunity to explore the less beaten trails of Makalu region combined with the popular Everest region. The massive Makalu-Barun National Park offers breathtaking views of high landscapes and splendid views of surrounding mountains. The park is inhabited by Sherpa and Rai community-based villages and is home to many endangered animals including Snow leopard and Red Pandas.

The trek includes the crossing of three challenging passes – Sherpani Col 6180m, West Col 6190m and Amphu Laptsa Pass 5850m which are considered the highest and hardest passes of the entire Himalayan Region of Nepal. Hence, previous experience of trekking is highly recommended for this trek.

Makalu Trek with Sherpani Col together with Nepal Guide Treks starts with a scenic flight to Tumlingtar. From here we take a two hours drive to reach Khandbari – the starting point of the trek. We begin our trek passing through the terraced fields and dense Rhododendron filled the forest. Climbing mostly uphill our trail leads towards Makalu Base Camp.

After spending a day for exploration and acclimatization at the Makalu Base Camp we continue on our trail towards the crossing of the challenging pass Shepani Col 6180m. We continue to follow our trail descending steeply down to the glacier before crossing it and head towards Baruntse Base Camp. From here we head for the crossing of another challenging pass West Col at 6190m before reaching Amphu Laptsa Base Camp.

We follow the trail that now heads for crossing one more pass Amphu Laptsa Pass 5850m before descending down to Chukkung. From Chukkung we follow a rather easy trail passing through Tengboche, Namche Bazaar towards Lukla. The adventurous experience at Makalu Trek with Sherpani Col together with Nepal Guide Treks ends with a scenic flight from Lukla back to Kathmandu.  

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  • Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu and Transfer to Hotel

    Our airport arrival and departure representative will be at Tribhuvan International Airport on your arrival schedule. You will be transferred to the hotel and our staff will help you until check-in procedure ends at Hotel. Either you can have rest at Hotel or visit NGT’s office. In the evening, join our welcome dinner program organized by Nepal Guide Treks and Expedition Team.

    Accommodation: Hotel/Resort
    Meals: BB Plan + Welcome Dinner.

  • Day 02: Sightseeing at Kathmandu

    Note: It is not possible to visit all world heritage sites in Kathmandu within a day. So you can choose at least 3-4 places for day sightseeing.

    Accommodation: Hotel/Resort
    Meals: BB Plan

  • Day 03: Fly from Kathmandu to Tumlingtar [45 min flight] & Drive to Khadbari [1030m/3378ft] [2 hrs drive]

    Today we take an early morning flight to Tumlingtar’s grass airstrip. From Tumlingtar we take two hours to drive further to the Newari and Rai village of Khadbari – the starting point of our trek. Khadbari is the administrative centre of Makalu-Barun National Park and Conservation Area where we need to register at the park office before heading further.

    Accommodation: Tea House Lodge
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner]

  • Day 04: Trek from Khadbari to Chichira [1830m/6002ft] [5-6 hrs Trek]

    We start our trek from Khadbari passing through picturesque villages to Mane Bhanjyang. We continue on our trail by climbing a small ridge to a minor pass at Bhotebas 1740m from where good views of Makalu can be enjoyed. From there we follow the route passing through the moss-covered forest along the ridge towards Chichira, where there is a large camping site with few tea houses.

    Accommodation: Tea House Lodge
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner]

  • Day 05: Trek from Chichira to Num [1490m/4878ft] [5-6 hrs Trek]

    From Chichiri, we start early to get clear views of Makalu. Passing through the village of Kuwapani we head towards the crossing of another minor pass Daju La 2100.  From the pass, we continue to walk descending through the steep section of the forest to reach the large village of Num.

    Accommodation: Tea House Lodge
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner]

  • Day 06: Trek from Num to Seduwa [1460m/4788ft] [5-6 hrs Trek]

    We continue on our trail by gently descending down to reach the Arun Nadi. After crossing the suspension bridge we climb up through the dense forest towards a large trading village of Seduwa. Here at Seduwa, we need to register again at the National Park office.

    Accommodation: Tea House Lodge
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner]

  • Day 07: Trek from Seduwa to Tashigaon [2070m/6789ft] [5-6 hrs Trek]

    From Seduwa we follow an easy trail passing through Murmidanda where we can see local students going to the school. Then, we climb uphill towards Narbugaon from where the trail heads through hillside forests and cultivated fields towards Tashigaon. Since Tashigaon is the last village on the trail, it is a good idea to buy the necessary items here.

    Accommodation: Tea House Lodge
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner]

  • Day 08: Trek from Tashigaon to Kauma Danda [3470m/11381ft] [6-7 hrs Trek]

    Today we follow the trail that climbs steeply through the beautiful cloud forest. We continue to ascend passing through Unshisa where there a campsite and a tea shop which is open in the main trekking season. From there we climb further up to reach our campsite at Kauma Danda.

    Accommodation: Tented Camp
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner]

  • Day 09: Trek from Kauma Danda to Mumbuk [3570m/11709ft] via Kauma La [3603m/11817ft], Tutu-La [4125m/13530ft] and Keke La [4170m/13677ft] [7-8 hrs Trek]

    Today is one of the toughest days on the trek as we continue on our trail crossing Kauma La Pass with magnificent views of Makalu, Chamlang, Baruntse, Kanchenjunga, and Jannu. From there we climb further up for the crossing of Tutu-La Pass before descending to a large lake – Kalo Pokhari. We head further by ascending towards Keke La Pass, from where we can get good views of Chamlang range and Tibet to the north. A steep and rocky descend from the top of the pass leads us to the campsite of Mumbuk.

    Accommodation: Tented Camp
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner]

  • Day 10: Trek from Mumbuk to Nehe Kharka [3700m/12136ft] [4-5 hrs Trek]

    We continue to descend downhill to reach Barun Nadi before climbing up along the steep hillside, often affected by the landslides. We follow the trail that goes along the loose ground, we should be very careful while we walk along the loose landslide trails. After a few hours of walking our trail leads us to Nehe Kharka.

    Accommodation: Tented Camp
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner]

  • Day 11: Trek from Nehe Kharka to Shersong [4615m/15137ft] [6-7 hrs Trek]

    From Nehe Kharka we continue to walk on the loose trails before crossing the Barun Nadi to the grassy fields of Yangri Kharka. From here we follow the trail passing through rhododendron, pine and fir filled forest towards Langmale Kharka. The trail now enters an ancient lateral moraine through which Barun Nadi flows. To the left is the large glacial lake that fills the valley, an easy trail from here leads us to Shersong.

    Accommodation: Tented Camp
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner]

  • Day 12: Trek from Shersong to Makalu Base Camp [4800m/15744ft] [4-5 hrs Trek]

    We now follow the trail that turns right and heads up for the climbing of more moraine. Once reaching the top we start to descend gradually to the crossing of a small bridge and continue towards the stone huts of Makalu Base Camp. Makalu Base Camp offers one of the best mountain viewpoints in Nepal.

    Accommodation: Tented Camp
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner]

  • Day 13: Rest at Makalu Base Camp – For Acclimatization & Exploration.

    As acclimatization is necessary for the higher altitudes, today we take a rest day for acclimatization and exploration at Makalu Base Camp before heading upwards to the higher altitudes the following days.

    Accommodation: Tented Camp
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner]

  • Day 14: To Swiss Base Camp [5150m/16892ft] [5-6hrs Trek]

    From Makalu Base Camp we follow the well-defined trail that passes through Hillary Base Camp. We then walk along a smaller trail on the south side of Barun Glacier Valley and camp at Swiss Base Camp.

    Accommodation: Tented Camp
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner]

  • Day 15: Trek to Sherpani Col Base Camp [5700m/18696ft] [6-7 hrs Trek]

    The trail from here becomes hard as it climbs towards a steep boulder-filled gully. After a while of climbing the gradient eases somewhat before arriving at a small flat area. From there an hour of climbing leads us to Sherpani Col Base Camp at the snout of a glacier.

    Accommodation: Tented Camp
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner]

  • Day 16: Acclimatization at Sherpani Col Base Camp.

    Before crossing the challenging passes we must make sure that we are properly acclimatized because altitude sickness can affect a person mentally and physically. Thus, today we take a rest day for acclimatizing, for maintaining our physical fitness before continuing at higher altitudes the following days.

    Accommodation: Tented Camp
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner]

  • Day 17: Cross Sherpani Col [6180m/20270ft] to Baruntse Base Camp [8-9 hrs Trek]

    We make an early start for the crossing of the challenging pass Sherpani Col. Following the trail by the side of the glacier we climb towards the prayer flags that requires a fixed rope and handlines to reach the top of the Sherpani Col. From there we start to descend down to West Barun Glacier. After crossing the glacier we head towards our camping site at Baruntse Advanced Base Camp.

    Accommodation: Tented Camp
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner]

  • Day 18: Cross West Col [6100m/20008ft] and trek to Amphu Labsta Base Camp [5400m/17712ft] [7-8 hrs Trek]

    Today, we follow a trail that climbs a loose rocky route reaching the southern end towards a rock wall that forms the pass. Once we are at the top of West Col, the descend of 200m brings us to Honku Basin. From here we decline vigorously to reach Amphu Labsta Base Camp.

    Accommodation: Tented Camp
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner]

  • Day 19: Cross Amphu Labsta Pass [5850m/19188ft] and trek to Chhukung [4730m/15514ft] [8-9 hrs Trek]

    Today we head for the crossing of probably the most dangerous pass in Nepal that needs care when climbing and declining. Since the climb includes icy slopes and snow-covered trails, we head upwards with full climbing equipment. From the top of the pass, we descend downhill following the steep rocky trail passing through Amphu Labsta Glacier and towards Chhukung.

    Accommodation: Tea House Lodge
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner]

  • Day 20: Trek from Chhukung to Tyangboche [3867m/12683ft] [5-6 hrs Trek]

    From Chhukung we follow a rather easy trail passing through several icy streams we head towards Bibre. From Bibre we continue our route by walking along the stone-walled fields and alpine landscape towards Dingboche. From here we descend a fairly moderate trail to reach Tyangboche.

    Accommodation: Tea House Lodge
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner]

  • Day 21: Trek from Tyangboche to Namche Bazaar [3440m/11283ft] [4-5 hrs Trek]

    The walk from Tyangboche is mostly downhill on the main busy trail with a few steep climbs for an hour from the bridge at Phungitenga, near to Shanasha. The scenic and pleasant walk through Khumjung brings us to Namche Bazaar – The Sherpa Capital.

    Accommodation: Tea House Lodge
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner]

  • Day 22: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Lukla [2800m/9184ft] [5-6 hrs Trek]

    The last day of our Makalu Trek with Sherpani Col leads from Namche Bazaar via Monjo to Lukla. The trek is pleasant, except for few short uphill climbs and then down to the Bhote- Koshi River crossing it three times. The last uphill climb of 45 minutes will bring us to Lukla for our overnight stay.

    Accommodation: Tea House Lodge
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner]

  • Day 23: Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu

    We take an early morning flight from Lukla to Kathmandu. Enjoy the scenic mountain flight after the wonderful trekking experience during Makalu High Pass Trek with Nepal Guide Treks

    Accommodation: Hotel/Resort
    Meals: BB Plan

  • Day 24: Free day at Kathmandu

    You would surely like to see as much of Kathmandu as possible. An early start is practical to visit the temples of Kathmandu. Also, walking around the shopping area of Thamel is worth spending quality time at Kathmandu. We will have a final meal together in the evening.

    Accommodation: Hotel/Resort
    Meals: BB Plan + Farewell Dinner

  • Day 25: Transfer to International Airport for departure

    Our representative will drop you at the International Airport as per your flight schedule. 

What's included?
  • Airport Arrival and departure transfer by private vehicle
  • 4 nights stay in Kathmandu with BB Plan
  • Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu including Private Vehicle, Tour Guide, and entry permit fees
  • Kathmandu – Tumlingtar & Lukla – Kathmandu
  • All land transportation by private vehicle as mentioned in the itinerary
  • All meals [B/F, Lunch & Dinner] During Trekking period
  • Tea House accommodation at available places – during the trek
  • Camping accommodation at the places where tea houses are not available – during the trek
  • All necessary camping equipment and kitchen equipment
  • All necessary trekking permits and national park fees
  • Highly experienced Trekking guide
  • Required Number of Porters
  • Staffs food, clothing, salary & Insurance.
  • General First aid Kids
  • All tax, vats and necessary paperwork
What's not included?
  • Personal nature expenses
  • Bar bill and all kind of drinks
  • Rescue & Evacuation
  • Gratitude (tip) for staff

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Makalu Trek with Sherpani Col Difficulty
Everest Region of Nepal is really a wonderland in the world. It is ecologically the best place ever and has a number of beautiful mountains. Makalu (8485m) is the fifth highest mountain of the world. Mount Makalu Base Camp with Sherpani Col is probably the longest journey in the Makalu Region. The journey takes us to the Base Camp of this beautiful mountain. The highest point on this trek is Sherpani Col (6150m). It is one of the most challenging part of the trek. It is a vital trekking region because it touches both Everest and Makalu Region. It is undoubtedly one of the most strenuous treks which require extensive preparation and physical fitness on the part of trekkers. Glacier walking, use of ice axes, and other gears will be necessary to complete Makalu Trek with Sherpani Col.
Makalu Trek with Sherpani Col is a strenuous and technical trekking in Nepal. However, it is a doable trek if you are physically fit and mentally prepared. Just have a proper course of preparation along with some basic mountaineering skills. Have a regular walk for a few months and take some smaller hikes. Don’t forget the success of the Makalu Trek with Col opens you a bundle of surprises. Just keep your determination firm and move ahead.

Best Season for Makalu Trek with Sherpani Col
Trekking and Hiking are the most popular leisure activities around the world. They can be great pursuit of happiness if they are secured and successful. Therefore, before undertaking these activities we must be very clear about when to go.
Hiking in Nepal can be done throughout the year. Autumn and spring are the best seasons to go on trekking in Nepal. Every season has something distinct. Autumn season lasts for September to November and Spring Season lasts for March to May. To visit almost all regions of Nepal these two seasons are ideal.
During Spring Season Nepal experiences moderate climate. The hills will be veiled with the blossoms of Rhododendron, orchid etc. Autumn Season is the loveliest season in Nepal. The temperature is warm even at the Mountains. The days will be clear which affords the best mountain views. These two seasons are perfect for every part of the country.
Winter season (December to January) is little colder at the Himalayas. The precipitation will be at the form snowfall. However, the days are still warmer with plenty of sunshine. The rainfall is occasional. If you like to travel in peaceful trails and can cope up with extreme cold weather, you can choose winter season.
Nepal experiences summer monsoon. We don’t recommend Summer Season (June to August) to you. However, this season can be the best time to visit the rain shadow areas like Mustang and Manang.

Preparation for Makalu Trek with Sherpani Col
Work one after proper planning and much preparation never fails. Trekking and Hiking is also such an event which requires a lot of preparations. These pursuits require a good level of physical fitness. Not only good physique helps you out, but also a mental strength is vital. If you have undertaken some smaller hikes earlier, trekking will be much easier for you. You need to be familiar with trekking and climbing gears. Besides that you need to be aware of basic climbing and mountaineering skills also depending upon the difficulty level. Cardio, yoga, jogging, running, swimming, etc. helps you to build up your physics. Stress Endurance Practice helps you to build up your mental capacity. Similarly, have plenty of hygienic foods including protein, carbohydrates and minerals. Here are some tips for preparing for any trekking/Climbing or Hiking in Nepal:

  •  Go for a run or hike to hills where you have to do ascents and descents.
  •  Once a week, do a long walk.
  •  Swim and cycle.
  •  You can also go up and down the stairs of a tall building.
  •  Eat healthy food.
  •  Keep on doing yoga. If you can, do more yoga related to breathing.

Altitude Sickness
Altitude Sickness is also known as Acute Mountain Sickness. It is a medical condition when our body could not adjust to the environment due to the low level of oxygen in the air. At high altitude, the level of the oxygen in the air is thin due to which our body can not adjust easily to the environment. Normally, it is more common above 2500 meter above the symptoms.
Common Symptoms: Headache, Nausea, Dizziness, Vomiting, Fatigue, Loss of Appetite, Trouble Sleeping etc.

Types of Altitude Sickness:

  •  Acute Mountain Sickness: It is very common at high altitude and can cause vomiting, dizziness, nausea etc. overall, it is the mildest form of altitude sickness.
  •  High Altitude Pulmonary Edema (HAPE): It is a very dangerous and life threatening conditions because fluid is built up in the lungs.
  •  High Altitude Cerebral Edema (HACE): It is the most severe stage of Altitude Sickness because fluid is built up in the brain. It is life threatening one. The victim will be unable to walk, breathe and ultimately in Coma.

If you realize any other symptoms associated with Altitude Sickness other than Headache, just change your elevation. If the symptoms are severe, you need immediate medical attention. You need to consult with a physician. The best treatment of Altitude Sickness is to climb down as low as possible. If you are at a very high altitude, just climb below 4000m. If you have High Altitude Cerebral Edema (HACE) , you might need a steroid called Dexamethasone. If you have High Altitude Pulmonary Edema (HAPE), you will need supplemental oxygen and other medications.

The best way to prevent Altitude Sickness is to have a lot of Acclimatization. That simply means climb high and sleep low. Here are some of the basic guidelines for preventing Altitude Sickness.

  •  Do not climb hurriedly. Keep your pace steady.
  •  Do have a lot of acclimatization.
  •  Do not drink alcohol or do not smoke.
  •  Drink plenty of fresh water.
  •  Eat plenty of hygienic foods.
  •  Use Diamox Pills 24 hrs prior to the climb.

Trekking Gears for Makalu Trek with Sherpani Col
For the safe, secure, and successful trekking experience, we need some gears and instruments. We also may require some technical trekking instruments depending upon the difficulty grade. Here we are going to discuss briefly about trekking gears and instruments for Nepal.
Packing: Duffle Bag (It is useful if you hire a porter, It must be waterproof, durable, and lockable), Rucksack Bag with Waterproof Cover (It is useful if you travel independently), Daypack
Clothings: Hiking Boots, Socks, Gloves, Hat, Scarf, Shell Pants, Light Weight Walking Pants, Fleece Jacket, Waterproof Jacket, Thermal Vest, T-shirts, Hiking Shorts etc.
Sleeping: Sleeping Bag, Pillow Case, and other Sleeping Accessories
Other Accessories: Trekking Poles, Water filters, Harness, Mosquito Repellent, Towel, and other luxury items.

Ten Essentials for Trekking

  •  Navigation (Map/ Compass)
  •  Sun Protection (Sunglass/Sun Screen)
  •  Insulation( Extra Clothing)
  •  Illumination (Headlamp/ Flashlight)
  •  First Aid Supplies
  •  Fire (Waterproof Matches/lighter/ Candle)
  •  Repair Kits and tools
  •  Nutrition (Extra Food)
  •  Emergency Shelter (Tent/ Plastic Tube Tent/ Garbage supplies)
  •  Extra Clothes

Is Nepal Safe for Trekking?
No doubt, Nepal is safe. In fact, it is safer than any other countries of the world. Nepal is a country full of diversities. Nepali people are hospitable, kind, and cultured. Nepali people are also religious and spiritual by nature. Therefore, they understand the language of love and kindness better than other. For them, service to human is service to the God.
Tourism is the main stay of the Nepalese economy. Trekking is the best thing to do in Nepal. Nepal has so many trekking destinations which offer you the best memories of your life. But the trails in many different parts of Nepal are yet to be discovered. High Altitude, unpredictable weather conditions, strenuous trails, are not easy to handle. Snow storm and snow blast are the other challenges that may disturb you otherwise Trekking in Nepal is full of Surprises. It is a museum full of social, cultural, and natural riches.
As far as your safety concerned, Nepal is safe for trekking and hiking. The existing trekking trails are upgraded and they have become populous. The 10 years long armed revolution has also come to an end with peaceful politics. Along with the formulation of her new constitution, the socio economic development of Nepal has started to speed up. No more procession, rallies, strikes will disturb you.
On the other hand, the scars of devastating earthquake (2015 AD) are also being healed up along with the completion of reconstruction. You shouldn’t bother about your safety and security in Nepal. It is our responsibility to satisfy you. Putting Visit Nepal -2020 into considerations, Nepal has been working out day and night to make her safe, secure and worth visiting country in the globe.
Don’t let the opportunity go, come and visit Nepal in 2020.

Most of the classic trekking destinations in Nepal have developed the basic infrastructures for tourism industry. There won’t be problem for your meal. In Kathmandu, Pokhara, Chitwan, and other major cities you will have a varieties of dishes including Indian, Continental, Chinese, Italian and other. Whereas, at remote areas where there are no or few tea house are located, our crew will prepare meal for you. There won’t be much varieties since the will have to carry the entire camping and kitchen instrument with themselves which is practically very difficult. But we strive hard to provide healthy food with added delicacy.
Our trekking packages include Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

We offer you a three star accommodation while in Kathmandu. We will be staying at the available lodge or teahouse on the trek. Some of the trekking regions have adequate teahouse whereas some are very remote and we shall depend on Camping. You have to be ready to spend night under the tent for some days in some places. Otherwise, we shall provide you a comfortable stay at hotels with en suite bathroom and hot showers. The rooms will be single or twin sharing as per the availability.

Tips for Makalu Trek with Sherpani Col

  •  Try not alone; always hire a professional local trekking Guide
  •  Learn safety rules
  •  Acclimatize and Acclimatize
  •  Choose the right trail for your fitness
  •  Carry local currency
  •  Pace yourself, don’t travel under pressure
  •  Wear the most comfortable dress help you to succeed
  •  Select a Government Licensed Trekking Agency
  •  Be familiar with the trails
  •  Check the weather condition before you begin
  •  Tell someone where you will be
  •  Buy an Insurance Policy with the appropriate coverage
  •  Pack ten Essentials

Final Say
Makalu Trek with Sherpani Col is undoubtedly a must do trek of the Makalu Region if you want to experience a little bit adventure in your trek. We recommend you to be well prepared before you go into this venture. If you prepare yourself physically and mentally, there won’t be any problem under taking this adventure. This Trek provides you the best mountain view of Island Peak and Ama Dablam. Besides that this trek is best to observe mountain ecology.
If you are planning to go on this trek and hoping to choose your trekking partner, we are here. Nepal Guide Treks and Expeditions is a professional trekking agency with a successful track record. If you have any curiosities, drop your question to our mailbox or visit our website.

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