Ecuador expedition team enjoying Antisana basecamp, despite a bit of hail, and planning some skills work tomorrow

Hi, this is Sarah, broadcasting from the base camp in Antisana (we are at 13,100 feet). We’ve come from the hot springs (which were 10,800 feet); before that we were at Pichincha, where we climbed to 15,000 – 15,100’.

We’ve encountered a bit of hail, but everyone is happy, well fed, healthy, and we are all enjoying ourselves. Looking forward to some skills work tomorrow and our summit day in two nights from now, beginning at 11pm, so we’re all eagerly anticipating that wake up.

Okay, signing off!

Antisana from the summit of BearÁs Peak, Papallacta.
Antisana from the summit of BearÁs Peak, Papallacta.

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