Mt. McKinley: Nugent & Team Ready for Summit Bid

Posted by: Billy Nugent, Kel Rossiter, Levi Kepsel | May 29, 2013
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Mount McKinley
Elevation: 17,200'

Tuesday, May 28, 2013
Hey everybody this is Billy here. I’m with Kel, Levi and the rest of the gang checking in from 17K Camp, high on Denali. We had a beautiful day today and it was actually pretty darn hot for our move up to high camp. We spent a good chunk of the afternoon cutting blocks and fortifying our spot. We’re hoping to take a crack at the summit tomorrow. The weather forecast looks perfect. We’ll call in tomorrow hopefully check in, from the summit perhaps, and then once again once we get back to camp safe and sound. That’s all for now, talk later.

RMI Guide Billy Nugent

An RMI team building ice walls at 17K Camp, Denali. Photo: RMI Collection


Billy Nugent calls in from Denali High Camp.

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Hi Kel & Co~ So wonderful to be able to follow each step of your adventure. Good luck! My thoughts are with you all…

Posted by: Alysse on 5/30/2013 at 4:19 am

Hi Levi, we love the blog and pictures and seeing your adventures daily. Good luck to all on summit-ting! love ya, m&d

Posted by: Karla Kepsel on 5/29/2013 at 6:20 pm

Go Dan!!! Your team Hell is proud of you:) Good luck to the whole team!!

Posted by: Cosima on 5/29/2013 at 2:50 pm

Craig, excited to hear that the team may go for the summit tomorrow. Great moment in time…enjoy!

Posted by: Jean on 5/29/2013 at 8:43 am

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