May 11 Denali West Buttress team cached around Washburn’s Thumb

The May 11 West Buttress Team called in an update from the route. The team is keeping up their good humor as has been the trend for their sat phone updates throughout the expedition!

Cached up around Washburn’s Thumb at around 16,200′ to put them in a good position to move up to High Camp at 17,200′.

Today, 5/24, they plan to take a weather and rest day at 14-Camp with several other Mountain Trip teams.

Here’s the audio update! This climber doesn’t mention their name, if anyone can recognize them by voice, please identify them in the comments.

Share Button
1 Comment
  1. Manfred Aumayr

    Lieber Matthias,
    deine Stimme zu hören hat uns sehr gut getan! Wir sind in Gedanken bei dir.
    All the best wishes to you and the May 11 Denali West Buttress team for you further progress!
    M&P

Leave Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

clear formSubmit

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.