May 3 Team at Camp 1

The climbers loaded up all of their gear, clothing, food and fuel for the next 20+ days into their packs and sleds this morning for the move up to Camp 1.  These will be the biggest loads they’ll carry for the entire trip, above here they’ll be “double carrying” as well as eating through their…

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May 3 Team Settled in at Basecamp on Denali

Jacob made the evening audio dispatch from the Kahiltna Glacier.  They were able to fly right into basecamp this afternoon, and are enjoying a beautiful evening on the glacier as they prepare to head up to Camp 1 in the morning.

 

Here’s Jacob checking in!

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May 3rd Denali Team – Wheels Up For Base Camp!

Here we go!  The team drove from Anchorage to the small town of Talkeetna, Alaska this morning, where they completed some National Park Service requirements, loaded their gear onto ski-equipped, fixed wing airplanes and took off for the Alaska Range, destination – Denali Base Camp! Everyone was excited to get on the move and with…

January 6 Aconcagua team back in Mendoza

Guide Fermin Avila called in a quick update for the team during their descent back to Mendoza after reaching the summit of Aconcagua. The team has arrived back to Mendoza and are likely enjoying well-deserved hot showers and perhaps sampling the local Malbec! Here’s some photos from summit day:         Here’s Fermin!…

SUMMIT! The January 6 Aconcagua team calls in from the top of South America!

Guide Fermin called in a windy update from the top of Aconcagua at 22,841′!

Big congratulations to the team on their accomplishment. We’ll post photos as soon as they’re available, once the team arrives back down to base camp.

Here’s Fermin!
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January 6 Aconcagua team at High Camp!

Mountain Trip guide Fermin Avila called in an update for the January 6 Aconcagua team, who has made it up to High Camp on the mountain. High Camp, also known as Piedras Blancas (White Rocks) sits right around 20,000′.

Here’s guide Fermin!
recording

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