Aconcagua 2015 | Heading down

News from the Aconcagua 2015 team: After meeting up with Elizabeth and Patrick, the team made their way down to Penitentes today. After breakfast tomorrow, they will begin the drive back to Mendoza. And so another successful Adventures Global journey is near its end....

Aconcagua 2015 | Summit success!

Just in from the Aconcagua 2015 team: Two of the this amazing team have summited successfully! Congratulations to Steve Bock on his third attempt and to Mark Mitchell. Well done guys! And well done to the rest of the team for an amazing effort – turned back by...

Aconcagua 2015 | Summit Day!

Today is the big day and the most challenging day of the journey. The team’s plan was to leave at 3 am (8 am South African time), so they’re well on their way. The route is a climb to Independencia at 6500 metres, then follow the traverse to the base of La...

Aconcagua 2015 | Rest Day in Camp 2

News from the Aconcagua 2015 team: Today has been a rest day in Camp 2 accompanied by a bit of snow and strong winds. The team members are all doing well and are ready to move up to Camp 3 with summit day still set for Thursday. We wish them all well on the last bits...

Aconcagua 2015 | Camp 2

News from the team: They have decided to move up to Camp 2 today with some hired porters to carry the equipment and set up camp. This way they avoid losing days with a carry up, because with the weather going the way it is, Thursday might be a good day for a summit....