Archive May. 2009

27
May

Snowed In At Base Camp Audio Report

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26
May

Snowed In At Base Camp

May 25, 2009 Costa Mesa, CA Bill just called from Base Camp.  He borrowed a  battery so that his sat phone would work to call me.  It is snowing hard and he said they may be snowed in for a few days.  The tents are covered with snow and he can hear avalanches all around.  He […]

26
May

Bill Is Back At Base Camp!

May 25, 2009 Good Morning, Bill called me yesterday at 5 PM from Camp 2.  He was still in his sleeping bag, dreading getting out and putting all of that gear on for the final climb through the Icefall.  I would not rest until he finished that part of his trip.  He promised that he would call […]

25
May

Bringing the snow down to Camp II

Click the following link to hear the report: Hello everyone, it’s Bill at Camp 2.  Of course it snowing and blowing here like everywhere I go on this mountain, the wind and the snow follows me like a little puppy dog.  Guess it’s because I’m from California, we don’t have weather in California, just our only seasons in California […]