NEWSLETTERS - Manaslu 2008

Newsletter 56 October 2008

Manaslu Summit! Sitting in Base Camp as the first bottles of champagne are cracked, it is only slowly beginning to sink in that we have done it. Almost exactly 2 days ago, we were...

Newsletter 429 September 2008

While I am sitting here typing and enjoying my last real cup of coffee for a few days, lots is going on on the hill. Our members are moving to Camp 1 at 5,700 meters with 6 days of food and...

Newsletter 324 September 2008

The Waiting Game is Almost Finished The days since our last update have been challenging ones, but this time not due to hard climbing at high altitude. For the past 6 days, various storms...

Newsletter 219 September 2008

Working Hard on Manaslu The last week has been a fun one on the world's eighth tallest peak. Somewhat unsettled weather down in Base Camp (rain and snow almost every day) has meant lots...

Newsletter 111 September 2008

On the Hill and Moving Hard to believe it has already been two weeks since our Manaslu team met for the first time in Kathmandu. The last two weeks has been a whirlwind of organizing gear...