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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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All thinking of you here Brian well done and safe journey ! Nicola Eamonn David Peter and Sinead ;)
Hi Brian. Love and prayers from all here.Must be getting exciting now that you are nearing the top of the world. Bet you are glad you did...
Darling Melissa, very happy to hear that you've arrived at Camp 2. All the best to you and the team for the final push. Love you loads,...
Love and sloppy kisses from Ruby and Me.
Ruby & Me
Thinking of you all and tracking the progress online. Very excited about your forthcoming climb and looking forward to seeing you very...
Soph & Oli
Well done Brian your flying it....don't think going back hurling with Ahane will ever top this!!! The very best of luck to you and the...