Dr. Jon Kedrowski: Posted on Monday, October 01, 2012 6:44 PM Helping a Total Stranger, Snowmass Mountain, Sunday Sept 30th, 2012 The way I see it, I was going to be out in the mountains anyway on Sunday, and so I decided to make a difference. Something in my gut told me these guys needed … Read moreSnowmass Mountain Rescue Sept. 30, 2012
Dr. Jon Kedrowski: Posted on Thursday, May 31, 2012 12:34 AM Getting the Facts Right and Honoring Teammate David O’Brien May 31, 2012 Inaccuracies in the Media Ladies and Gentlemen, I’ve finally made it back to Kathmandu Nepal, safely returning from the Khumbu, and only 5 Days from standing on the Summit of the … Read moreGetting the Facts Right
Talked with Jon this morning. The situation up there is being compared to the 1996 Tragedy Jon Krakauer wrote about in his book, Into Thin Air. Jon confirmed 5 deaths and some folks still missing. Jon saw four of the bodies near the summit but below the balcony. The 1996 disaster claimed 8 lives during the main … Read moreSummit Tragedy
Dr. K & CTomer: Posted on Monday, May 07, 2012 5:42 AM I ate some hot porridge and oatmeal with the Migma, Jangbu, Ctilly, and Tschong at 6am, and departed Camp 2 for Camp 3 shortly after 630. It was a cold (about 0 degrees F) and windy morning, otherwise clear. Jangbu and Ctilly were headed … Read moreLhotse Face Rescue & Rockfall
Jon Kedrowski: Posted on Sunday, August 28, 2011 5:50 PM ATTEMPT #2 on Little Bear (14,037′) Saturday Eve Aug 27th Little Bears and Gummy Bears Everywhere, Oh My! Saturday evening this project took a turn for the worst. What else could possibly happen to me on this epic adventure to become the first person to camp … Read moreLittle Bears and Gummy Bears Everywhere, Oh My!