Mt. McKinley: Beren & Team Carry Higher

Posted by: Jake Beren | June 08, 2013
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Mount McKinley
Elevation: 9,800'

Saturday, June 8, 2013
Waking early this morning we shouldered out packs and made a bid to move some supplies higher on the mountain. Mild but cold enough temps kept the walking comfortable and we were able to cache at 11,000’ camp before the sun came out in force. The team did great, and we made it back to our camp at the base of Ski Hill before the heat really turned on.
Now we are hiding in whatever shade we can find before an early dinner and bed. If the weather holds or at least remains workable, we will fire for 11 Camp in the wee hours tomorrow. Wish us luck!

RMI Guide Jake Beren & Team

An RMI Team pulling sleds up Ski Hill.  Photo: RMI Collection

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Wow! The team is making great progress!
I love seeing pictures of the group!
We’re all rooting for you!
-S Brownie
P.S. All of the LA Rock Climbers say hello and send their best!

Posted by: S Brownie on 6/9/2013 at 8:56 pm

Great job guys good luck and always thinking of you all. Kalispell Montana

Posted by: Jay Rocha on 6/9/2013 at 6:12 am

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