March 21, 2014
Our whole team summited Chomborazo this morning and are now en route back to Quito. We'll be back with more info and pictures as soon as they have better reception in town. Congrats to all!  
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March 18, 2014
Conditions were quite different this morning on Cayambe than they were on Cotopaxi a few days ago. While feeling strong, the team was forced to turn around at 5510m because of unstable snow conditions on the uppermost slopes of the mountain. These decisions can be difficult to make, but that's why we love our Alpenglow guides! Their primary goal is to keep our teams as safe as possible. We don't...
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March 14, 2014
Two members and one guide from our Cotopaxi team summited this morning! Unfortunately, one of our members felt the affects of altitude a bit too much and was forced to turn around at 5600m with Jaime. With two peaks still ahead, we're hoping that a bit more acclimatization and increasing comfort on glacial terrain will get the crew on top of Chimborazo and Cayambe together in the coming week!...
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March 12, 2014
We just got a quick update that things are off to a great start in Ecuador. After climbing to the summit of Rucu Pichincha yesterday, the team moved on to the glacier today and practiced their skills, learning and refreshing their cramponing techniques, and becoming more comfortable with basic glacier travel. Their plan in to head for the summit tomorrow night after another day of easy...
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March 1, 2014
A quick update to let everyone know that the entire team summited and is now resting in camp before their final descent! We'll be back with more detail shortly!
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