Atacama Extreme: Just Like the Sahara

Jan 28, 2011
Outside Magazine

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"Had an awesome day for several reasons," says Ray Zahab. "The terrain is totally my style which is extremely motivating!"

Zahb got excited aftering hitting a new environment in Chile's Atacama desert. For more details, check out his daily video dispatch.

"If you have a list of places you really want to visit, you have to put the Atacama on that list."

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--Bob Cox and Ray Zahab will be sending daily updates as Ray runs roughly 40 miles a day for 16 days across one of the driest places on earth, the Atacama Desert. For more on their journey, check out

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