Ripcord reimburses $8K for climber’s medical bills, trip interruption and flight home

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Mountain sickness on Aconcagua A Ripcord Rescue Travel Insurance client was climbing Mt. Aconcagua, the tallest peak outside the Himalayas, when he experienced symptoms of altitude sickness and could not continue on the expedition. He had to be medically evacuated via helicopter off of the mountain. At the hospital in nearby Mendoza, Argentina, he underwent […]