One small team of climbers have been up
filming. Surveying Everest with a high definition camera. Good footage for the
We hear some are headed up for a May 29th,
30th, May 31 summit date. But to at this point June 1 and June 2 looks like
the dates. We are still a week away... so things can change.
Could 200 or so in the herd try for a two or
3 day window? Yikes!!!
Time to try the real Mallory
We return to Mount Everest in search of an answer.
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