Archive May. 2009

24
May

Back Safely at Camp 4

Click the following link to hear the report: May 23, 2009 Camp 4 Hello Everyone, It’s Bill Burke calling from Camp 4.   I made it to the summit of Mt. Everest, Praise the Lord, thank God, I’m so happy. Mingma and I left Camp 4 at 10 PM (It was 10 PM) and made the summit at […]

23
May

News Articles

Orange County Register: OC man may be oldest American to summit Everest CBS 2: Costa Mesa Man, 67, Climbs Mount Everest Fox LA: Man may be the Oldest to Climb Everest KTLA: SoCal Senior Reaches Top of Mt. Everest

23
May

Bill Is At The Top of Everest!!

May 22, 2009 Costa Mesa, CA He made it!!  He’s at the TOP!!! I got this from Dawa: Just got the radio call from Puchhanga. He is looking at Bill and Mingma on the top of Everest. BILL IS ON THE TOP!!!! Dawa Steven Bill has not called me yet, but he might have a […]

23
May

He’s Getting Close!

May 22, 2009 7:45 PM Costa Mesa, CA I just got an e mail from Dawa at Base Camp.  Here it is: I just got a radio call from mingma about 10 mins ago saying that they are at the hillary step. Bill is going to be at the summit within the next hour. We […]