Where do climbers have the money?

7:52 p.m. on October 24, 2009 (EDT)
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Where do climbers have the money to climb the 7 summits?

11:16 a.m. on October 25, 2009 (EDT)
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You work somewhere like Jackson Hole during the summer saving as much as you can from Memorial Day to Labor Day. I did this from 1980 to 2008 and could always save enough to live on from Sept 1st to May 30th to hike,bicycle tour and canyoneer.

2:01 p.m. on October 25, 2009 (EDT)
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It's been rumored that most keep it in a shoe box under their sleeping pad!

Of course you either have to already have it, save it up, or raise the money somehow.

For my trips it doesn't cost much, I just save it up.

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