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Another day, another mountain ridge in Georgia

Best-selling adventure travel author Bruce Kirkby and his family journey through the remote Georgia Caucasus.

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Bodi and Sandro, our Georgian guide, figure out the next day's route.

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Bonne Cheetah, our trusty pack horse, is a big help - until she escapes.

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In the valley following Zargo Pass, we pressed through wildflowers which grew shoulder high, and rhubarb with leaves as large as pizza boxes, their stalks as thick as baseball bats.

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Christine leads our pack horse, Bonne Cheetah, over the Zagaro Pass.

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High altitude cuddles with 10-month-old Taj.

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