Meltdown, The Alps Under Pressure, National Geographic Magazine: Ice Climber In Slovenia

Winter climber ascends frozen ice on rock face.

Extreme winter sports draws adventure seeker Marco Prezelj, a renowned ice climber and mountain guide, to a frozen waterfall in Triglavski National Park in Slovenia. A technical challenge in early spring, the ice candle is brittle and it takes great skill to recognize what ice will shatter under a climber. The only Slovenian national park is located in northwest party of the country near the Italian and Austrian borders.

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