May 30 Expedition has an “active rest” day at 14,200ft

They May 30 team continues to enjoy great weather and they are moving right along.   Here’s the call from Camp 3 tonight.

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May 26th Team Moved to High Camp

The May 26 team made the big move to high camp at 17,200 ft today.  They are on the final push up the mountain and may go for the summit as soon as tomorrow if everyone is ready to go and the weather continues to look great.

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May 30 Team Moves to Camp 3 at 14,200 ft

Laura called in from the May 30 team after climbing up to Camp 3 today.  They are enjoying beautiful weather and sounds like they are doing great up there.

Listen to Laura’s call from Camp 3.

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Greg Calls in from Camp 2

Today the team did a “back carry” meaning they went downhill from their camp at 11,000 ft to the cache they left 2 days ago at 10,200 ft.  They picked up their cache of food and gear and brought it up to their camp.   It’s a relatively short day, usually not more than 2 hours…

Nicole calls from the May 26th Denali Expedition

Nicole had the honors tonight and called in from the 14,200 ft camp on the West Buttress.   Today was a rest/acclimatization day after yesterdays big climb to the ridge at 16,400ft.  They enjoyed beautiful weather and are ready to move on up to high camp tomorrow.

Listen to the call:

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West Rib Team Summits!!

Congratulations to the West Rib Team!  Klara, Jay, and Eli had a beautiful day for the big push to the summit from their high camp on the West Rib.   It is a huge accomplishment to successfully climb the entire West Rib to the summit, and requires a ton of work, dedication, and not a little…