June 7 Team – ON THE SUMMIT!

Four members of our June 7 West Buttress Team reached the summit of North America today! Stephane Mayer, Serge Larouche, Jonathon Eakes and Lead Guide Zach Keskinen pushed hard in cold, windy conditions to reach the summit of Denali today.  Reports from the day were that it was a tough, cold day.  The weather started…

June 7 Team Rest Day at High Camp

The June 7 Team is tucked away at High Camp, resting and hydrating and relaxing before the final push to the summit. Stephane reports that it’s been fairly windy at High Camp, but the team is protected behind snow walls that surround their camp. Fingers crossed for calm, clear weather in the coming days for…

June 7 West Buttress Team

June 7 Denali team descended back to their cache near Windy Corner today to grab their gear and bring it back to camp at 14,200′. The team plans to take a few days to rest, acclimatize and prepare for their move to High Camp. Here’s the team! recording

Denali June 7 Team Cached at 13,500ft

The June 7th Denali team cached some food, fuel, and gear at 13,500 ft above the infamous “Windy Corner” today.  They are enjoying some really nice weather and had a good day on the hill today. They’ll plan to move on up to Camp 3 at 14,200 ft tomorrow. Everyone is doing great, Emma had…

June 7 Team on the Move!

It’s been a very busy few days for the members of the June 7th Team. The team met in Anchorage, Alaska on June 7th for a team meeting and equipment check, then departed for Talkeetna on June 8th for Talkeetna. In Talkeetna, the team attended a mandatory meeting with the National Park Service and they…