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 The 2001 Ararat Peace Climb Update Page

South Side of Ararat; The Expedition will go to the North Side.

7/17/2001: 2001 Ararat Peace Climb: Introduction

7/18/2001: RICARDO TORRES-NAVA is the first Ararat climber to arrive...

7/19/2001: The Mt. Ararat Attempted Rescue

7/19/2001: Ararat 2001 Peace Climb: Update from David Keaton

7/20/2001: From National TV to stepping back in Time !

7/21/2001: Saturday in Dogubayazit

7/21/2001: This is like a dream. I am in a place where.....  a significant event took place in the history of mankind. Tomorrow, we'll drive around the mountain to Igdir on the north side where our route is.

7/22/2001: Traveling to the other side of the mountain...

7/22/2001: Fernando Gonzales Rubio and Marcelo Arbelaez departing the airport yesterday to join the 2001 Ararat Peace Climb

7/23/2001: The Ark, God, and climbing...

7/24/2001: As no one has been there before, including Nasuh himself, this is where the adventure begins!!!

7/24/2001: Marcelo Arbelaez: 2001 Ararat Peace Climb member

7/24/2001: Fernando Gonzales Rubio: 2001 Ararat Peace Climb member

7/24/2001: All roads lead to Igdir: Between large blocks of fallen stone and high grass where a number of large headstones with crucifixes on them. The site is probably more than 1500 years old...

7/24/2001: preparing ourselves for what is expecting us ahead, the unknown... Life is good to us and God is blessing this project!... 

7/25/2001: Around 3:36am (New York Time) in the US: David Keaton reports in as the climbers move up the mountain.

7/26/2001: Marcelo Arbelaez and Fernando Gonzalez-Rubio getting caught up and thoughts on being there... (from 7/24/2001)

7/27/2001: We wait.

7/28/2001: The Summit without the details!

7/29/2001: Ricardo reports in!

7/30/2001: Part One of the Summit Report from Marcelo Arbelaez & Fernando Gonzales Rubio

8/1/2001: Nasuh, has a great idea...

8/2/2001: God has been kind. I am grateful.

8/4/2001: an inaccessible gorge which presumably contains the remains of Noah's Ark. When he heard the voices of alert...

8/7/2001: RICARDO TORRES-NAVA: to give to others something I have and can be useful to a cause, this ability the Creator gave me to climb mountains so I can be closer to him and my fellow men.

8/10/2001: Ararat; One place, One Time: Somewhere on its northern flank is an object buried in ice

8/14/2001: Five rare pictures from the North Side of Ararat

8/16/2001: Four more rare pictures from the North Side of Ararat

8/21/2001: Four pictures from David Keaton

8/22/2001: Ararat Peace Climb: Four more new pictures!

8/24/2001: Ararat Peace Climb: Three more pictures

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