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Aconcagua Team Ice Scream Moving Up the Mountain

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Aconcagua Team Ramrod Safely Returns to Penitentes

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Aconcagua Team Ice Scream Carry Day

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Aconcagua Team Ice Scream Moves Up to Camp Canada

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Aconcagua Team Ramrod from the Summit!

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Aconcagua Team Ramrod Crowded at High Camp

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Aconcagua Team Ice Scream Rests (Sort Of) at Base Camp

Hola Friends, Family & Loved Ones, We had a beautiful rest day today at basecamp. Blue skies, light breeze, fantastic views. This morning we went on a short hike to the nearby penitentes — snow and ice formations. They ranged … Continue reading

Aconcagua Team Ice Scream Carries to Camp 1

Hola Friends, Family & Loved Ones, Before we recap the events of today, we wanted to share with you the photos below of Aconcagua taken last night about 8:00 pm. It seemed like the entire basecamp poured out of their … Continue reading

Aconcagua Team Ramrod Waiting out Weather

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Aconcagua Team Ice Scream Gets High

Hola Friends, Family & Loved Ones, The team had a great, confidence-building day today, with an acclimatization hike to close to 17,000 feet. The team did well— great pacing, great technique and all with great humor. We were stoked to … Continue reading

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    Sometimes the harsh environment encountered in mountaineering can make even the simplest tasks difficult. Staying hydrated is a perfect example – something that is among the most banal of tasks in the lowcountry can become exceedingly complicated in a cold, snowy environment. When all available water is locked up in solid form as snow or […]

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    KNOTS AND HITCHES: THE WATER KNOT

    The following is the fifth in a series of “how-to” videos on the major knots and hitches used in the mountains. Stay tuned for more videos on knots like the bowline and ring bend, and hitches like the Klemheist and Prusik! The water knot is a simple knot used to tie two ends of webbing […]

  • Knots and Hitches: The Figure 8 Follow Through

    The following is the fifth in a series of “how-to” videos on the major knots and hitches we use in the mountains. Stay tuned for more videos on knots like the bowline, ring bend- and hitches like the Klemheist & Prusik! The Figure 8 follow through is a standard knot used for many different purposes […]

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