There is an old climbing adage that goes, “When you reach the summit, you’re only half way there.” Lead Guide Brian Muller called from 14,200′ (4328m), after the team descended from High Camp this morning. They are doing well and elated at their good fortune to have reached the summit on a beautiful day yesterday.
They will rest at 14,00′ for the rest of the day and resume their descent this evening. The plan should put them into Base Camp early tomorrow morning.
Here’s Brian –