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    "Clinically" Blue Skies Inspire K6 West Attempt

    K6_after_the_storm Today we have a double-shot from Steve House. Apologies for not posting Update 9 sooner. In it Steve share's Marko's assessment of the weather, and he describes the Sierra-style climb that was mentioned in the last update, including the surprise they found at the top of it.

    Listen to Steve House Update 9 (mp3)

    Then, on Sunday, we received another call. The weather was so nice the team packed up and charged K6 West. Give a listen to see how it turned out.

    Listen to Steve House Update 10 (mp3)

    Previous posts from the series:

    Airfare and Intervals
    K6: Travel, Weather and Acclimatizing
    K6 & 7: Acclimatizing on Two New Routes
    K6 & 7: The Weather Strikes Back
    K6 & 7: Scouting and Starting K7
    K6 & 7: K7 West Goes
    The Story of K7 West
    First Bath Since August 16th

    [K6, back in the picture. Masherbrum Mountains, Pakistan. Photo: Steve House]

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