Merry Christmas from Aconcagua Camp 1

The team had a great day, carrying a bit of gear, and most importantly getting acclimated to Camp 2 today before descending back down to Camp 1 for Christmas dinner.   They are doing great and send their Christmas Wishes to their friends and family back home.

Here’s Jacob calling in:

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DECEMBER 16TH TEAM AT CAMP 1

This morning the team packed up and left the relative comfort of Base Camp  and  moved to Camp 1, located just over 16,000 feet. Jacob reports that the team is feeling strong, and they are moving well, climbing to Camp 1 in approximately 4 hours. The ream will rest and enjoy their new surroundings the…

DECEMBER 16 ACONCAGUA TEAM TO PENITENTES

Yesterday the December 16th Team secured their climbing permits and enjoyed the sights of Mendoza. They dined al fresco at a street-side restaurant in Mendoza, a fun and lively scene.

With permits in hand and all their gear in order, the team departed for Penitentes this morning. We’ll probably hear more from them tonight.

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