Team Fat Chance hiked to Casa de Piedra where the strong winds died down in time to set up camp and enjoy dinner

Hi, this is Tom calling from Team Fat Chance. Thanks for following along with our cybercasts.

Today we’re on day two of the trek in and we hiked from Pampa de Leñas to our final Camp today called Casa de Piedra, which means stone house. Today was actually pretty windy. We had a headwind coming from the north and some fairly decent dust storms the entire way into Camp. This evening the wind died down, which was great in time for dinner and set up our tents. We’re just about to crawl into our tents now to fall asleep, to get up bright and early tomorrow morning to cross the river to journey up to Base Camp (which will be at 13,800 feet).

Again, thanks for following along and I’ll be in touch tomorrow.

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