Tag: Dispatches

Aconcagua team Mulasses reaches summit !


Kilimanjaro team reaches Shira Camp in great weather


Aconcagua Muleasses takes rest day at High Camp


Kilimanjaro – Team reaches Machame Camp at 10,000 feet


Last team of the season heads off to the mountain!

Hello Everyone, We don’t have a team name yet, but we are all packed and ready to head off on a once and a lifetime journey to the top of Africa! I will be updating each day here and soon … Continue reading

Aconcagua Team Mulasses at 19,500 feet !


Aconcagua Mulasses reaches Nido Camp and getting some snow – all in good spirits


Aconcagua Muleasses makes the move to Camp Nido with a condor overhead


Mulasses climb to camp one!

Hola friends 👫 family and loved ones, Still quite windy 🌬 this morning as we pulled out of base camp ⛺️. Yet the sun shone brightly and our move higher seemed to be ordained. Great views dominated the day! We … Continue reading

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  • 3-Day Rainier Climb: Lunchtime

    So you’ve signed up for our 3-day climb of Mount Rainier, but are wondering what to pack for lunch each day. While we provide delicious, masterfully prepared, real-ingredient meals for breakfast and dinner, you’re right to take extra time to consider your snacks (known as “lunch” in the frontcountry!). Calories are fuel, and are almost […]

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    Camp Chef: Pesto Couscous

    Welcome to our recurring series- Camp Chef! In this series of posts, we will discuss cooking in the backcountry and highlight some of our favorite recipes to use in a variety of situations. We will focus on simple, easy, and nutritious recipes that have proven delicious in the mountain environment, and offer related tips & […]

  • Food Planning for Mountaineering, Part I: Strategy

    By Mike Hawkins 10 days x 3,000 calories per day = 150 Clif Bars or 60 PB&J sandwiches Planning and packing food for long trips in the backcountry can be challenging and time consuming – but the last thing you want is to eat energy bars for 6 days straight. Climbers need to consider several […]

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