Archive May. 2011

11
May

Bill, Aboul Normal, Normal

Click here to download…Written report translated from audio report: “Hello Everyone, I’m in my tent at ABC (Advanced Base Camp), the sun is out, it’s very warm but there’s a light snowfall. The last couple of days we have had quite a bit of snowfall. Two days ago, Aboul and Doug made a trip up […]

8
May

Happy Mother’s Day

Click here to download… Written report translated from audio report: Happy Mother’s Day to all of you moms out there. I hope you get breakfast in bed, and a wonderful dinner at your favorite restaurant, treated like a queen for the day for the entire day. I also want to wish my mom a Happy […]

8
May

Tents blown off the mountain, everyone okay

Click here to download… Written report translated from audio report: Hello everyone. This was a very bad day on Mt. Everest. It’s May 8th. Last night gale force winds slammed in into the mountain and 50 tents were removed from the North Col and blown off the mountain. That’s fifty, five-o. I’m sure of course […]

7
May

The Weather Again

Click here to download… Written report translated from audio report: “Hello Everyone! Well I’ve come to the conclusion that the only thing predictable about the weather is that it is totally unpredictable. I arrived up here at advanced base camp the day before yesterday and my plan, as you know from my earlier posts, was […]