May 9 Team Checks In From 14,200′

Lead Guide Joe Butler called in after the team took an active rest day yesterday and a full rest day today.  The team slept in yesterday, as there was no reason to awaken before the sun came around the mountain and warmed their tents.  They had a big breakfast and dropped back to the uphill…

May 9 Team at Denali Base Camp

Lead guide Joe Butler called in from the May 9 Denali West Buttress team to report that they flew in to base camp and are settled in on a beautiful evening.  They plan to head up towards Camp 1 tomorrow, and will be calling in with updates from their expedition each night.  Click the link…