ordering the yaks...
Update: Ryan and all of this team is down and get ready to
head home after successfully summiting the mountain...
Eight up to the summit and Eight down from the Summit to
high camp or below... The LIVE
Dispatch from Everest Summiter himself in 2004 Ryan Waters!
Update: Magnus Flock and Neal Jing
from the USA has summited Mt Everest along with 6 Sherpas/Tibetans. All are at
Camp 3 or below. Fredrick
Strang attempted the mountain but had to turn back above the Second Step. Ryan
Waters, expedition leader, send his Climbing Sirdar Jangbu Sherpa ahead with 2
other staff members (Sherpas or Tibetans) from SummitClimb and a Nepalese
Sherpas from another team to fix ropes ahead of the climbers...
Sherpa, Climbing Sirdar
Sherpa, Head Cook
Below is an updated list of
our Tibetan staff: Special thanks to the Tibet Guide School:
Tibetan Kitchen Staff:
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