Ski team back in high camp after summit

They are all back in camp safe and sound after a great summit day!  Congratulations to all.   They’ll sleep in a bit tomorrow, and then start on down towards base camp over the next couple of days.

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June 22 Ski Team on the Summit!

The guys summitted around 7pm AK time today.   They are all doing great, and it is beautiful up there right now with only 10 mph winds.  The ski conditions are going to be pretty good right off the top down a section called “Pig Hill”, but it sounds like they are finding some pretty wind…

June 22 team heading for the Summit!

They woke up to a beautiful windless morning at high camp this morning and are finishing up their coffee and heading for the summit.  It will likely take them 6-9 hours to reach the summit today, and we hope to get a call from them on the top.

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Ski team calls in from high camp

Here’s the evening call from the ski team at high camp.  The winds have dropped off this evening and they are hoping tomorrow will be as nice as tonight.  They are planning to head for the summit in the morning.

Here’s the evening call.

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Weather Day at high camp

The June 22nd team is ready to go for the summit, but the weather just isn’t cooperating.   It is a pretty clear day, but the winds are blowing hard up there right now and they are sitting tight in camp.  It needs to be a pretty decent day for them to push up to 20,320…