May 20 team: a summit

We got a relay from another Mountain Trip team at high camp: guide Eric Larson summitted with Miguel today.  The rest of the team turned around before the summit.  Details are thin at this point, but I do know everyone is back in camp and in good health.  More details should follow soon.

May 20 Team – At 14,200′!

The May 20 Team called in a very garbled audio recording, which I’m not even going to post, because you could only understand about three words in the entire message.  At these far northern latitudes, the satellites pass far to the south, and we frequently lose connections. The team is at 14,200′ (4328m) and doing…