Duncan and Jacob at Camp 2

Duncan called in this evening after moving up to Camp 2 at over 16,000 ft!  They are doing great and seem to be enjoying the whole mountain scene.   They’ll carry up to their high camp tomorrow and then back down to Camp 2 for another night.   Here’s the call from Camp 2:

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JANUARY 7TH ACONCAGUA TEAM HOLDING STEADY AT CAMP 1

The team is enjoying a rest day at Camp 1 today, reading and relaxing before continuing their journey.

Here’s Duncan:

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JANUARY 13TH TEAM AT PAMPAS DE LENAS

Todd Rutledge, co-owner of Mountain Trip,  called in the team report this evening. The team made good time today hiking up the Vacas Valley, following the Vacas River, to their first camp at Pampas de Lenas . Everyone is feeling well and doing great. The team is about to sit down to a special “asado”…

Duncan and Jacob at Camp 1 on Aconcagua

Duncan called in this afternoon from Camp 1 at over 16,000 ft on Aconcagua.   They moved up today and will be making a carry of food and gear up to Camp 2 tomorrow.   Duncan shows off some of his Spanish language skills in this dispatch, click the link below to hear:

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