Thursday, February 2, 2012

Night through morning...

Either the first night was the coldest by a good margin or I got a little more comfortable with the weather as things went on. Either way I'd say the 30 degree Lufama sleeping bag did not keep me warm. I ended up wearing every item of clothing I had taken with me except my shoes and I still had a miserable night. Admittedly it was probably low 20s, but it shouldn't have been so bad.

I woke up in the morning feeling less than refreshed, but after bit basking on the rocks and taking in the view I got some heat back in me and was ready to do some climbing. The view, by the way, was gorgeous:

It was time to set up and climb. After scouting around for route ideas we started to set up. I present to you a mountaintop film crew, complete with cranes and dollies: