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rise in climbers and fearless behavior (accidents in Co 2010)
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Oct 10, 2010, 10:19 PM
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rise in climbers and fearless behavior (accidents in Co 2010)
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Ten climbers have died scaling the state's tallest mountains this season, a possible record for tragedy in the increasingly popular pursuit of 14,000-foot peaks.

Yet, with the number of Colorado peak-baggers reaching 500,000 every season by one group's estimate, the number of fatalities per 1,000 hikers could actually be declining.

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