Phone Call From Plaza Argentina

Reinette and Veronica called from 13,800′ (4200m) this afternoon, following a hot day of hiking up the Relinchos Valley.  The team awoke early, so as to get a head of the hottest part of the day.  Immediately out of their camp at Casa de Piedra, they had to cross the flowing and bitterly cold Vacas…

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Vinson Team at Base Camp

The January Mountain Trip Vinson Expedition made the flight from the Union Glacier Base to the Mount Vinson Base Camp yesterday evening and is settled in to their comfortable base camp.   The weather in camp is pretty nice, but sounds windy and stormy up higher on the mountain today so they’ll spend the day preparing…

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