CLIMBING EXPEDITION DIARIES
SEVEN SUMMITS DIARIES AND MORE
SOUTH AMERICA'S HIGHEST
Aconcagua, Argentina 2010 Polish Glacier (January 6th - January 15th, 10 Days)
Hi Camp: CI, 16,400'/5000m
Summit Day:12 hours up, climbing 6,441'/1969m on January 13, 2010.
Summit at 330p, spent one hour on the top.
3.5 Hour Descent to CI by 8pm.
NORTH AMERICA'S HIGHEST
Mount McKinley (Denali) Alaska 2009 West Buttress (May 15th - May 24th, 10 Days)
HI Camp: 14K Camp, 14,200'/4350m
Summit Day: 8 hours up, climbing 6120'/1846m on May 23, 2009.
Summit at 440p, spent 30mins on the top.
3.5 Hour Descent to 14K Camp by 845pm.
Gora Elbrus, Russia South Glacier 2005 (July 15th -July 21st, 7 Days)
HI Camp: Barrels Huts, 12,000'/3600m
Summit Day: 6 hours up, climbing 6,510'/1984m on July 19, 2005.
Summit at 830am, spent 30mins on the top.
2 hour Descent to Barrels Huts by 11am.