Aconcagua Team Lost and Found Final Day on the Mountain

Good evening friends and family!

Today our team left Plaza de Mulas at 13,800 ft and hiked 18 miles out the Horcones valley, some hiked, some flew, one rode a mule!

It was a beautiful hike out the valley, soaking up our last views of Aconcagua. By the time we reached the end of the trail everyone was ready to get off their dusty feet and into a shower! We all freshened up and had a great meal together at the Ayelen hotel, full circle from where the trip began. Below is a summit photo from our team members who reached the tippy top ?

Tomorrow the team heads back to Mendoza:)

Aconcagua’s south face from the trek out!

-Anna Zajicek

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