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Re: mystery purple alien in the alpine

Post by ZLewis » Thu May 10, 2018 10:08 pm

No one tell Reinhold Messner. He already thinks he saw a Yeti in the Himalaya...
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Re: mystery purple alien in the alpine

Post by Trotter » Thu May 10, 2018 10:19 pm

andrew hamilton wearing a purple shirt on a fast ascent?
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Re: mystery purple alien in the alpine

Post by aLiEn » Fri May 11, 2018 4:54 am

Annihilation! :twisted:
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Re: mystery purple alien in the alpine

Post by jrbren_vt » Fri May 11, 2018 5:27 am

The TARDIS?
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Re: mystery purple alien in the alpine

Post by Dan_Suitor » Fri May 11, 2018 8:50 am

Sorry, my Avatar dropped a mountain duke there :mrgreen:
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Re: mystery purple alien in the alpine

Post by XterraRob » Fri May 11, 2018 11:18 am

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Re: mystery purple alien in the alpine

Post by Jim Davies » Fri May 11, 2018 6:11 pm

One of these was probably firing its laser eyes.
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Re: mystery purple alien in the alpine

Post by CheapCigarMan » Thu May 23, 2019 4:34 pm

There's the Purple Alien again. This time on Blanca!
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Re: mystery purple alien in the alpine

Post by painless4u2 » Thu May 23, 2019 7:41 pm

Eh, probably just "Dr" J sleeping on another summit...
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