Mexico Volcanoes: Waterfall & Team Ready for Ixta Summit Bid

Posted by: Seth Waterfall | January 15, 2013
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Mexico
Elevation: 14,750'

Hello from high camp on Ixta!  Everyone did great today, the tents are up and I’m about to start cooking dinner.

This morning we got up at 6:30 and had bacon and eggs for breakfast.  After packing our gear we got a ride from our driver to La Joya, which is where the trail starts.  It took us five hours to reach high camp with the big packs but we have plenty of time to relax before we go to the summit.

Hopefully the next time I check in we’ll be standing on top of Ixta!

RMI Guide Seth Waterfall

High Camp on Ixtaccihuatl. Photo: RMI Collection

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You’re making me tear up, Seth!
Soo thrilled!

Posted by: Laura on 1/16/2013 at 8:31 am

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