Team Uhuru ascended to the Lava Tower at 15,000 feet then descended to Barranco Camp to sleep at 12,900 feet


Hey all ya’ll, it’s Team Uhuru giving you a shout out from Camp 3/Barranco at 12,900 feet above sea level. It’s the 1st of July and we are doing awesome! (Cheers in background!) That is many tired, but happy climbers.

We had a great day today, a long day around eight hours with a high point at Lava Tower around 15,000 feet. And we are now well fed, extremely well fed, and getting ready for bed. We’re going to sleep well and look forward to a shorter day tomorrow out at Karanga Camp, our shortest day of the trip (13,300 feet). After that we’re going to head up to High Camp, make our way to the top of this bugger.

We are doing great. Everyone sends their best back home (variety of shout outs in background!). And we’ll give you a shout from Karanga tomorrow. Thanks for following along. Usiku mwema (Swahili for “good night”).



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