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Aconcagua Expedition News 16th December 2011
Posted in Current Trips
30th Dec: The team are now in position at camp 2 and have had a rest day today. Rachel decided to head back down to base camp before the final carry. The rest of the team are planning to make their summit attempt tomorrow, while the weather looks reasonable.
25th Dec: The team are back at base camp and will move up to camp 1 tomorrow. They will then establish camp 2 and then make their summit bid from there.
22nd Dec: The team arrived into base camp on the 22nd and had a rest day yesterday. Today they have their first load carry to Camp 1. The team are in good spirits and are looking forward to the Christmas celebrations. The AP team would like to wish all the team and their families a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.
21st Dec: After a bit of chaotic chasing with the airlines all the clients kit eventually turned up on the evening of the 18th. The remaining members and Mark arrived at Penitentes at 2am on the 19th where they were reunited with the rest of the group. They all trekked to Pampa de Lenas yesterday and are heading up to Casa de Piedra today. All the team are fine and are enjoying the journey into base camp.
19th Dec: There were some delays with flights and luggage but all the team should have arrived in Mendoza last night.
12th Dec: The team are departing for Mendoza on several flights and will finally all be together on the 18th.
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Hi Mike (Tranter)/buddy. We are all missing you in the office. Hope you're keeping nice and cosy in your big duvet at night. Cian says...
Nerves? Only the leader is feeling nerves. not sure if its due to the amount of food we bought and need to carry up the montain!!!...
It doesn't look you summited, hope you are having a good time nevertheless Dez?! Cheers, Kerstin
Dez, beer is good. Rob
To Duzzy - have you got a lite boy?? Hope all is going well - cheers Chris
To Paul Taylor. Hope your OK dad from Jenny and Alice xxx
Molly's missing you..