Consultants Everest Expedition 2002
16 May: SUMMIT BID SUCCESSFUL
hours Nepal time: Ellen Miller has reached the
summit of Everest with Ang Dorjee Sherpa. Ellen is
the first North American woman to summit Everest
from the North side (2001) and the South side.
Congratulations Ellen and on your achievement!
marks Ang Dorjee's 8th successful Everest summit...
an outstanding effort and a job well done!
Bill, Haraldur, Lhakpa Dorje and Passang are at the
top of the Hillary Step and are expected to summit
in 20 minutes.
by Guy Cotter via satellite phone from Everest BC.