Monday, June 13, 2016

2016 Denali West Buttress Team 6 (June 6 - 26) Dispatch 5

June 13, 2016

Guides:

Paul Ivaska
Jim Mediatore
Angela Henderson

Climbers:

Gerard Hackett
Jeb Burchenal
Michael Henry
Timo Smuts
Cyprian Z
John Carswell
Hideyasu Nishi

AAI guide Angela Henderson called in earlier to report that Team 6 has successfully made it to Camp 2 (around 10,000ft). The team is making excellent progress and making a fast pace up the mountain.

Earlier today Team 6 made their cache near Windy Corner (about 13,700ft). All is looking well for Team 6 to make their approach to Camp 3 (14,300ft) hopefully tomorrow (Tuesday, 6/14/16).


We are looking forward to hearing the progress of Team 6, soon!

4 comments:

Anonymous said...

Way to go Tram 6. You have a lot of fans in AZ following you and cheering you on.

KV said...

Way to go Team 6...great progress! Press on to Camp 3, as the summit awaits you in a few days! Michael, we're praying you and your team to the top! Go Team 6!

Mariusz Zimecki said...

We keep our fingers crossed for the expedition. Greetings from Poland to Cyprian and his friends.

Clare Burchenal said...

Great progress team 6! Sending our love to Jeb. Good luck getting up to 14,000. We miss you and are soooo proud! Clare & Cara