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Back at Camp 1
4 November 2004    
Well after another big day we've finally rolled into camp 1. Everyone is very tired, but it's not far to basecamp.
The day was made more miserable by the hoots and hollers from our first summit team as they arrived at basecamp and were greated by cold beer, hot showers and Chomgba's cooking.
Our fate should be the same tomorrow....
Mark and the tired team.

Previous Dispatches

We did it!    3 November 2004
At 3:30pm, Nepal time and 4:15 Nepal time, the last wave of the AC Ama Dablam team2 reached the summit.
Luis, Pasang Tenzing, Todd, and Phu-tashi at 3:30 and Mark, Joe, and Pasang at 4:15. Beautif

First Summits & Camp 3    2 November 2004
Doooll, it's cold up here, and windy. We just got into camp 3, it's 4:30 and everyone dove straight into their well tied down tent to start melting water and making dinner.

Up, up, and awaaay    1 November 2004
Welcome one and all to the wildest show on earth, alpine climbing, Himalayas style! The Adventure Consultants team is in full groove mode now, and the summit pushes are underway!
Team one led by P

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