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Checking in from the Condor's Nest on Illimani, Bolivia. MM Collection
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May 23, 2017

Everest Updates 5/23/2017: Successful Summit!

Sucessful Summit of Everest!

After 12 hours of intense work,  at 9 am local time three climbers along with two guides and seven sherpas reached the summit of Mount Everest. A fourth member, Christopher Hill, made it as far as the Balcony at 27,500'(8400 m) and described it thusly: "Last three days were probably the most challenging I've ever had." Christopher reports the team is safely back to Camp II.


May 15, 2017

Everest Updates 5/15/2017

The waiting game is on - waiting for a weather window to allow the MM Everest team their summit bid.


May 9, 2017

Everest Updates 5/9/2017

Climber Christopher Hill updates us on rest days and mountain fashion:


May 5, 2017

Everest Updates 5/5/2017

Expedition member Christopher Hill shares the following update from Everest:

We've safely returned from a successful second rotation. Our acclimatization is going extremely well and we made the initial push from base camp to camp 2 in about eight and a half hours.


May 4, 2017

Everest Updates 5/4/2017

The Mountain Madness Everest team has completed the uphill part of the 2nd rotation, and all have safely reached Camp III (23,293 ft/7,100m). They are going to head down to Basecamp, and then on to the village of Pheriche to enjoy the relatively thick air at 14,340 ft/4,371 m!