Ski Trip at High Camp

They had a nice day at high camp today, picked up some gear from their cache on the ridge, and are ready to go for the summit tomorrow morning.   They are doing great and hope to go early tomorrow.  We’ll post any updates we get as the day goes by. Here’s the evening call. [audio:http://mountaintrip.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/audio-post-2011-07-06-04-20-50.mp3|titles=Audio…

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Ski team at high camp

They made it up to high camp at 17,200 ft after breaking trail through 1 1/2 feet of new snow today.  It turned into a nice evening, and they settled into camp next to another Mountain Trip team who summited today.  They plan to take a rest day tomorrow after a pretty tough day today,…

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Heading to High Camp

Durny called in this afternoon to say they were celebrating the 4th of July by climbing to high camp at 17,200 ft.   They left late this morning, waiting to see what the weather was going to do.  It was still snowing a bit, but was letting up a bit and the winds were pretty light.  …

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