Vacas Valley Team 4 is now Dances with Mules!

Hi everyone back home,

Aconcagua Team 4 spent the day today resting in basecamp at about 13,800 feet. In between showers, packing food and gear for our first carry tomorrow, we managed to choose a team name (Dances with Mules) and go on a short acclimatization hike to stretch the legs. After pizza for dinner everyone’s turning into bed well-prepared for our first day carrying full packs! I’ll get in touch again tomorrow.

Stephen

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