Mt. Everest: Team Returns to Base Camp

Posted by: Dave Hahn, Mark Tucker, Seth Waterfall | May 24, 2013
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Everest
Elevation: 17,575'

Dave and I are safely back at Everest Basecamp.  The Sherpa team has one more load to carry down from Camp 1 in the morning and then the expedition will officially be done with the Everest climb.

RMI Guide Seth Waterfall

[Audio posted from Dave Hahn after returning to Basecamp]

May 23, 2013 Summit Day!  Kaji, Tschering and Dave on top of Mt. Everest.  Photo: Seth Waterfall Kaji, Seth, and Tschering on the summit. Photo: Dave Hahn One last trip through the Khumbu Icefall for the 2013 season.


Dave Hahn calls in after returning to Everest Basecamp.

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thank you for sharing! you should write a book.

Posted by: michelle on 5/26/2013 at 12:55 pm

Great job Dave and Seth! You guys really put the peddle to the metal at the end there. Can’t wait to talk to you about it at the Mountain Festival in Septmber! Mike

Posted by: Mike Brown on 5/24/2013 at 9:58 pm

Dave, congratulations on your huge accomplishment, if you know what I mean.

All the best,
Karl Hungus - German Actor

Posted by: Karl Hungus on 5/24/2013 at 9:45 pm

Great job to the team guides and especially Sherpa.  Have followed the adventure everyday and it was exciting cant imaging what it was like there.  Climbed with RMI last summer and so impressed with the attention to deals. But our guides.  RMI is the best. 
Great job
Peter Daley

Posted by: Peter Daley on 5/24/2013 at 6:53 pm

Congrats to Dave, team and all the Sherpas. Dave, I was with you on Denali in 1989 on the first trip there on which you served as chief guide. Your good decisions and great leadership have served you well over the years.  Tis is great news.

Posted by: Marianne Skeen on 5/24/2013 at 3:12 pm

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