Rene and Nigel at Base Camp

Rene called in another very nice post from the Plaza Argentina Base Camp, in what sounds like lovely weather!  By all accounts, they are doing great and having a great time as they finish up the first portion of their Aconcagua expedition. Today was a planned rest and acclimatization day, after having made a foray…

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VINSON DECEMBER 15TH TEAM CHECKING IN

Jacob called to check in, and give a progress report. Sounds like the team is moving well, and they are approximately 2.5/3 hours from the summit.

Here’s Jacob:

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VINSON DECEMBER 15TH TEAM TO THE SUMMIT!

Jacob called this morning to report that the team just finished a hearty breakfast, and they are packing up and heading to the summit! It sounds like good weather for a summit attempt, with clear skies and a light wind. Everyone is doing great and they are excited to keep pushing up!

Here’s Jacob:

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Aconcagua Team in Base Camp

The team of Rene, Nigel, and Fermin moved up to the tent city of the Plaza Argentina basecamp today!  It’s was a nice day, with some winds and now a bit of snow developing this afternoon.  They are enjoying the good food, comfortable dining tent, and looking forward to taking a rest day tomorrow! Here’s…