Tuesday, June 7, 2016

2016 Denali West Buttress Team 6 (June 6 - 26) Dispatch 2

June 7, 2016

Guides:

Paul Ivaska
Jim Mediatore
Angela Henderson

Climbers:

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

AAI lead guide Paul Ivaska called in this evening to update us on the progression of Team 6. After a slight weather delay yesterday, Team 6 flew onto the mountain this morning!

They spent the day at Base Camp on Denali, going through gear and prepping for their move up the Kahiltna Glacier to Camp 1 (7,800ft) early tomorrow morning. We're looking forward to hearing more from Team 6 tomorrow!



4 comments:

randy cupps said...

From all of us in Colorado at SDCA cheering on Jeb Burchenal! GO JEB!

randy cupps said...

From all of us in Colorado at SDCA, we are cheering on Jeb Burchenal! GO JEB!

Joanne said...

Good Luck Cyprian and Timo - From joanne

KV said...

Praying you to the top, Michael! Hope you summit this time!