Celebrating the New Year on top of the world

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We celebrated the New Year above 12,000 feet in the northern part of the Himalayas on the Kazakh/Kyrgyz/Chinese border. While the guys hunted our dinner, I put my Russian language skills to the test conversing with the women, drinking vodka, and singing Russian karaoke songs. Don’t you wish you could have been a fly on the wall?!

Travis and I also spent some time exploring together on a snowmobile in search of the illusive snow leopard. While we didn’t have a successful sighting, the odds were surprisingly in our favor. The locals see them pretty often up there. Here’s a picture of a snow leopard from last winter.

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