Trip Reports

May 22 Team – Carries To 9,800′

Devin Gala called in on behalf of our May 22nd West Buttress team.  The climbers shouldered heavy packs and attached laden sleds this morning and hiked up the Kahiltna glacier in cold winds to place a cache of supplies at 9,800′.  Today was very cold and the wind just made things even harder.  Everyone did…

May 19 West Buttress Team: Keeping busy at 11-Camp

Mountain Trip lead guide Adam Smith called in for the May 19 West Buttress team, who are currently camped out at 11,200′ on Denali. Adam and two climbers (Aparna and Linda) put in a tough day hiking back down to retrieve their cache at around 10,500′ in whiteout conditions, breaking trail through deep snow while carrying…