Team Kahn, the June 6 Denali departure's, lead guide Melis Coady phoned in at 10 pm Friday night, June 15th. She said that they were enjoying the awesome weather on Denali and their plan is to carry food, fuel, and extra equipment up to 16,200' today, they are all doing very well!
She relayed messages from the team:
To Hana: " I love you, I wish you were here."
To Alica and Alesandro: "It's a little colder here but you would still love it."
To Rachael and Erik: "It's like nothing you have ever seen."
To Nancy: " I love you and Becky good luck at camp."
To Mom: " I had a great birthday party, I had ice cream that rivals Dad's."
To Mom, Becky and Maggie: " Life is good at fourteen thousand feet, my backpack weighs more than both of you."
I am sure we will be getting more updates from Melis, Kirby and the guys in the near furutre!