Monday, May 21, 2012

Denali Team 4: May to June 9 - Dispatch #1

Guides: Paul Ivaska, Jeremy Allyn, Paul Rachele

Climbers: Manish Kumar (New York), Brian Burkholder (MIssissippi), Jeff Smith (UK), Roland Thomas (UK), Michael Palij (UK), Jane Amies (UK), Greg Umbach (Canada), Lloyd Cook (Canada)

Paul Rachele called May 20th at 8:35pm PST with the following dispatch: This is Paul Rachele calling from the "Kahiltna International Airport." We flew in today about 4:30 with some time to watch the eclipse. Everyone's here safe and sound. We're planning on staying here tomorrow. We are rigging up, doing a skills day, and then on the 22nd we'll be moving up in the wee hours of the morning to avoid hight temperatures on the lower glacier. We'll be in touch. 

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