The guys are heading up the hill to Camp 1 at about 16,500 ft this morning. Todd called in a dispatch from base camp before heading out. It’s getting a bit windy, but that’s to be expected on Aconcagua, and they plan to spend a few days at Camp 1 acclimatizing and waiting for winds to settle down before moving up higher. The forecast is still calling for winds through Friday morning right now, so they shouldn’t have to wait too long for better weather.
Here’s Todd with the morning update: