Team Climb For A Smile carries up to the top of the Fixed Lines, caches gear, and returns to eat trout at Low Camp

Hello there friends, family, and loved ones Team Climb For A Smile checking in. We’re in Low Camp now but we had a very active day.

Winds dropped minimally, still pretty ragey up on the ridge. But we were able to boost all of our food, fuel, and high-altitude equipment up to the top of the Fixed Lines (which is about 12,000 feet). So, productive day- a 3,000 foot gain with our equipment. Hopefully tomorrow the winds will abate even more so and then we’ll move up to High Camp. If not, we might just take another acclimatization day down here low.

But everybody’s in good spirits. Just had one of those wonderful dinners, that you know, how often do you get glacier trout, right? Okay, yum. Everybody’s happy with that and we’re heading for bed. Sweet dreams and stay tuned for the further adventures of Climb For A Smile.

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