April 22 team: Ricky checks in

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Everest Team’s Final Evening at C2 on Rotation #2

Jacob called in on their final evening at Camp 2 on their 2nd acclimatization round.   They’ve been up there for 6 nights, and are excited to be heading down to the warmth and comfort of base camp tomorrow morning early.

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April 22 team: carry to 16,200′

Lead guide Mikle Burmeister called in today, but the satellites were not in his favor and over three dropped calls in a row we finally managed to give him the weather report.  After a few minutes his Spot device checked in but showed the group in a location they were not; Spots are incredible when…

April 22 team: still holding at camp 3

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April 22 team: Holding at camp 3

Yoshi checked in last night from camp 3.  The range had gotten some weather in the past few days, but at 14,200′ the expedition was looking down on the cloud tops and stayed in the clear.  Yesterday morning’s weather was unsettled, with winds in camp all night and 50mph winds forecast for high camp.  Dealing…