Hi and welcome back!
Yesterday when my dad and I hiked it was in the mid 50s. On our way up we saw the moon rising, so we stopped and tried to take a picture of it. It was amazing, because the time it took for the whole moon to move above the horizon was only about two minutes! We had a painfully slow time up of about 14:30.
A few days go my dad bought me a ThermaRest self inflating sleeping pad, which is more comfortable, more compact, and a little warmer than a RidgeRest, so last night I tried it out. I read that for extra warmth and comfort some people put a RidgeRest underneath their self inflating pad so I did it, and it worked really well. The only time that I woke up overnight was when Maisy rolled me off of the pads.
Today when my dad and I hiked it was in the mid 50s once again. We had an OK time up of 12:50. On our way down we found a robin's egg that my dad was able to take a picture of.
Since I have had trivia questions on each of the 7 summits this week's is going to be related to them. Who was the first person to climb all seven of the 7 summits? I'll give you a hint: he's the owner of Snowbird Ski Resort in Utah.
Thanks for reading!