Vinson Massif: Dave Hahn & Team Summit!

Posted by: Dave Hahn | December 17, 2013
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Vinson Massif
Elevation: 16,067'

Update at 2:45 pm PST:
Dave called with a quick update: The team is back safe at High Camp and doing very well.

11:36 am PST:
Hey, this is Dave Hahn, lucky enough to be on top of the Vinson Massif, highest point in Antarctica- 16,067 ft with the entire team!  We’ve got Larry Seaton. We’ve got Fatima Williamson. We’ve got Bill and Sara McGahan. So all of us are up here. We we can’t believe our luck. We’ve got perfect conditions. No wind.  I’m going to give you a yell either by voice dispatch or a written dispatch when we get back to camp to let you know we are safe. But right now everything is going extremely well. Everybody’s feeling good. Everybody’s very happy. All for now. Thank you.

RMI Guide Dave Hahn

Dave Hahn on the Vinson Massif summit. Photo: TA Loeffler An RMI Climber making the final steps to the summit of the Vinson Massif. Photo: Dave Hahn


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Comments

YAY! Congratulations to the whole team. We cannot wait to hear all of the stories!
Safe travels back down the mountain.
We love and miss you and cannot wait to see you!
Lisa/Mom

Posted by: Lisa McGahan on 12/17/2013 at 5:36 pm

Congratulations everyone!  Incredibly proud of you and incredibly happy for you!  Stay safe and come home soon.  Miss you, Sara and Bill!

Posted by: Martin on 12/17/2013 at 4:02 pm

Congratulations to the team! I’m very very happy you all made it and in perfect conditions too! You must all be very pleased and extremely tired so make it back down safe.
Big kiss to Fatima!
Peter

Posted by: Peter Williamson on 12/17/2013 at 3:13 pm

I am so proud of all of you. YAYAYAYAYYAYAYYAYA. now your only goal from me is to get off the mountain. hahaha. we miss you Sara and Dad

Posted by: Morgan McGahan on 12/17/2013 at 2:16 pm

Congrats Larry & team great Job!!

Posted by: Paul Kinneberg on 12/17/2013 at 12:45 pm

Bill, Sara, and entire Team - congratulations! Very proud of y’all and inspired by my young niece. Safety and best wishes from Al, Keri, Rosa Ti & Ella Ki (all of us below sea level).

Posted by: Alfred Olivetti on 12/17/2013 at 12:44 pm

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