Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Denali Team 2: May 8 - 28 Dispatch #4
(Posted out of chrological order)

Denali Team 2:  May 8 - 28, 2011

Guide:  Richard Riquelme and Mary Harlan

Climbers:  Claire Morrissey (London, UK), Stephen Baldock (Washington State), and Johnna Haskel (Maine)

We only had time for short messages from the team today…

Johnna: “We’ve had a few brisk headwind days requiring full face masksa and 2-3 jackets. (Like?) cold days on Sugarloaf”. 
Stephen: “Feathered Friends sleeping bag $800. Gregory Backpack $500, my stench – priceless!"
Claire: “Looking at Mt Francis, eating really well, special ‘hi’ to Darrah(?) and Patrick (?) (sorry - we could not make these names out very well), from the mountain. Miss you all lots!
Sat phone communications are on and off this morning. They will try to call back with more information soon. 

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