Trip Reports

JUNE 23 TEAM AT CAMP 1

Eric West called in a report for the June 23rd Team. The team enjoyed a nice night of travel from Base Camp to Camp 1, enjoying the scenery as they moved up the Kahiltna glacier. It doesn’t get dark in Alaska at this time of year, and during the nighttime hours the light becomes soft…

Meet the June 24th PRIVATE Team!

Our lead guide Eli Potter called in a nice introductory post from Base Camp on the Southeast Fork of the Kahiltna Glacier.  This is Eli’s second trip up Denali for Mountain Trip this season and he is joined by some friends from Japan, with whom he has worked previously through his own company, Wild Alpine.…

June 9 Team – Moved to High Camp!

Our guide Yoshiko Miyazaki-Back called in a nicely detailed post; however, the satellite connection did not cooperate all that much.  We promise that this was not an attempt to protect company secrets, because Yoshiko listed three days worth of delicious dishes that were served to our team, fare quite unlike what is typically found on…

June 17 Team Caches Gear

Ian checked in from the June 17th Denali team this afternoon.  They woke up early this morning and climbed up around Windy Corner at 13,500ft to leave a cache of gear and food for their move up to high camp.   They are still getting up early to avoid the heat of the day as it’s…