Actiwatch and Suunto at Camp IV: 26.290 feet (uncalibrated)
Prayer flags on summit
Danuru on summit for the 11th time!
Scott on the summit, 0400 local time
Singapore team on summit
Dawes Eddy approaching the summit at age 66!
Scott opening "bling bag" on the summit; Singapore team in the background
Family Photos on the Summit
Gorby and Keith photos on the summit
SPOT banner on the summit
Explorers Club flag on the summit
Note card from the Lama of Pangboche on the summit
Ed Wardle, summit #2!
Yuri's Night patch, left on the summit
Fallen Astronaut and Cosmonaut flags, left on the summit
Purple Songs Can Fly flag, left on the summit
Danuru on the summit
View down the final summit ridge, with enormous drop-offs left and right...
Scott holding a lunar sample, collected on Apollo 11, on the summit of Mt. Everest
Apollo 11 moon rocks on the summit of Everest
Curvature of Earth, as seen during sunrise from the summit
Resting back at Camp IV, prior to continuation to Camp II
Ed back at Camp IV
Descent across the Yellow Band
Cue of climbers heading down the Yellow Band
Yellow Band and the Western Cwm
Scott and 11x summiter Dave Hahn
Danuru and Dave Hahn, both of whom have now summited 11 times!
Tearing down EBC at the completion of a very successful season
Keith packing up for the long trek out
Huge ice melt over the course of the climbing season...
Two rocks poking up through the bottom of my tent!
Detail of rocks popping up through my tent floor as a result of glacial melt
Chorten above Dugla
Scott Fischer's Chorten
Along the trail
Keith looking heroic
Detail of a Chorten
Mani stone along the trail
Lamas along the trail
Scott and Panuru in Dengboche, after tending to Dawes
Dawes' future ride
Keith on the long trek out
Keith trying to make peace with a yak
Dawes catching a ride to Namche
Dawes, weary but stoic to the end!
Cell phone Cowboy of the Khumbu
Spring has sprung
Stupa along the trail
Keith takes a breather as we approach Namche Bazar
Keith: almost at the finish line!
A successful expedition: 21#
American culture in the Khumbu
Runway 24, Lukla International Airport
Running up the engines on takeoff roll, Runway 24 Lukla
Keith taking the view on a spectacular departure
Scott, Dawes and Chris at the Rum Doodle in Kathmandu
Dawes getting a photo for his official Rum Doodle Everest Summiteer's Club card
Hoisting Everest beers to celebrate our successful round trips on the mountain: Dawes, Chris, Mike, Keith and Scott
Scott signing the board behind the bar, signifying a successful summit
Scott signing the board at the Rum Doodle
Dawes signing the board at the Rum Doodle
Dawes and Scott, after signing the board at the Rum Doodle
Dawes and Scott at the Rum Doodle