The climb up the fixed line and the Ridge past Washburn’s Thumb and above the Peter’s Glacier is very strenuous. Even in perfect conditions, the move to High Camp requires a lot of work. It is common to have a headache and need rest at High Camp after the move from 14,000’. At 17,200′ everyone needs to hydrate and rest to acclimatize properly. This team took a day to rest before making their summit bid. Here is Lead Guide Eli Potter.