Vinson Team at Camp 1

The team moved up to Camp 1 or “Low Camp” today and they are doing great.  It’s a bit cold, as is to be expected in Antarctica, but the weather has been pretty nice, and they are taking advantage of the sunshine. Joe had the honors of calling in for the team dispatch tonight: recording

Vinson Base Camp

The Mountain Trip Vinson Team flew down to the Union Glacier base in Antarctica yesterday in the big Russian jet, and then continued on in a smaller ski plane to Vinson Base Camp.  They settled in and spent the day making preparations to head on up to Camp 1 tomorrow.  We’re pretty proud of our…