Trip Reports

Gildor Denali Trip at Camp 1, 7,800′

Ephi and Omri Gildor called in with a short update from their June 16 Upper Rib expedition with Mountain Trip. Ephi said that the team had good conditions as they walked through the night by the light of the midnight sun to reach Camp 1. They had just enjoyed breakfast, and likely plan on caching…

Bilingual update from the international June 11 team

Does anyone speak German that could help us translate? Alas, the Mountain Trip June 11 West Buttress team is so international that I can’t quite keep up with their language preferences. It’s always interesting to open up an audio recording in a foreign language. The climber (who I’m guessing is Remo Bernhardsgrütter, correct me if…

May 30 Denali Team headed for the summit today!

Lead Guide Scott Woollums with the Mountain Trip May 30 Denali West Buttress expedition (referred to individually by nickname) called in with an update from the lofty High Camp at 17,200′. The team just moved up yesterday in what Scott described as “absolutely perfect” weather, and set up camp on a beautiful evening, with views…