Tough conditions on Emmons Glacier

We had about 8″ of fresh snow last night here at camp Shurman. The winds have been gusting up to 40 mph. We climbed up from camp a good distance then decided to make the safe call and turn around. Our plan is to descend tomorrow as scheduled & return to Seattle.

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