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Tag: Mount Vinson

Vinson Team Shackleton’s Revenge – Spicy Descent to Basecamp

Vinson Team Shackleton’s Revenge – Summit Success!

Vinson Team Shackleton’s Revenge – Ready to Summit Tomorrow!

Vinson Team Shackleton’s Revenge – Waiting for Weather Window

Vinson Team Shackleton’s Revenge Climbs to High Camp

Vinson Team Shackleton’s Revenge – Reviews Skills at Low Camp


Vinson Team #3 now called “Shackleton’s Revenge”


Vinson – Welcome Team #3!


Vinson Team Ice Goats Wraps up Successful Expedition

Vinson Team Ice Goats Reach the Top of Antarctica!


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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 […]

  • Single Wall Tents – Condensation Factories

    Most tent manufacturers these days offer a superlight, two pound (or less!) tent. These tents are simple to setup, occupy a very small footprint, and again – weigh in at about or under two pounds. When choosing a tent, it’s easy to focus on those factors and arrive at the conclusion that a single-walled shelter […]

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