Dispatch 23 from Everest / May 1, 2012

Anker: Audio Dispatch, Preparing for the Window

Two Ascents, Both Seek Summit — Southeast Ridge Team to Focus on Education and Science; West Ridge Team of Anker and Cory Richards to Retrace Route of First American Ascent on West Ridge.

Climb to Be Covered Online Starting March 16 at natgeo.com/oneverest and www.thenorthface.com/everest. Real-time Updates from West Ridge Team to Start April 16 on National Geographic Magazine App for iPad

Click play below to listen to an audio message from Conrad Anker who is at Basecamp on Mount Everest.

This post is excerpted from a message Conrad sent to the Mayo Clinic.

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