April 29: skill building at basecamp

Sean called in from base camp this evening to let us know that they are doing great.  They spent the first day getting organized and practicing some mountaineering skills before heading up the mighty Kahiltna glacier towards camp 1 tomorrow. Click the link below to listen to his call. recording Spot GPS tracking.  

April 29 team: in basecamp

A layer of clouds in the Alaska Range didn’t keep the April 29 team from flying into basecamp- the team arrived at 7,100′ and set up camp for the first time, ate their first expedition meal and crawled into their sleeping bags.  Lead guide’s call into the Mountain Trip office was cut off, as so…