Trip Reports

May 19 Team at Camp 2, 11200′

The Team has been battling high winds, snow and white-out conditions, but they have persevered and they have made it to Camp 2.   They were getting snowed on at a rate of an inch an hour for some of the day! Guide Adam Smith called in the report tonight, and sends a special message to…

May 15 Denali Team Moves to 14 Camp

The team moved up to 14 Camp today. It sounds like they pushed through some stormy weather when they began the day and they were rewarded with a beautiful evening in camp. 14 Camp is located in the beautiful Genet Basin and it offers stunning views of Foraker and the Alaska Range. The plan is…

May 11 Denali Team – Carried Loads Up To 16,400′

Mountain trip Guide Fischer Hazen called in after the Mountain-Network team carried loads up onto the beautiful ridge above Camp 3.  They shouldered their packs and set forth out of camp, hiking for an hour up moderately steep slopes before taking a break under sunny skies below the steepest part of the West Buttress route. …

West Rib Team Acclimatizes To 17,200′

Lead Guide Sebastian Grau called in after the West Rib team continued to build their foundation of acclimatization with a hike up to 17,200′.  They packed up and took off out of the 14,200′ Camp, hiking up moderate snow slopes that led them to the Headwall, a 600 foot stretch of the West Buttress route…