A large moisture system is sitting on the Alaska range, preventing teams from ascending/descending and from flying in to the range. When storms like this one move in, teams hunker down and try to practice one of the hardest skills in mountaineering—–patience. The weather will improve, but it’s difficult knowing that the timing is indeterminate and teams have a finite amount of supplies.
The team is eating well, getting lots of rest, and having fun playing cards. Here’s Lead Guide Brian with today’s report: