Going for the Summit!

They awoke to another beautiful day at high camp this morning and they went for the summit.  They left this morning, and should be approaching the top this afternoon.  The teams all reported beautiful weather up high on Denali today and hope to have a spectacular day at the top of North America!  We’ll keep…

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JUNE 26 TEAM BACKCARRIES

Today the team made a quick foray down to 13,200′ to retrieve their cached equipment. It sounds like everyone is happy to be at 14 Camp with all their kit. Weather permitting, the plan is to carry a load of equipment and supplies up the steepest section of the route, departing camp and hiking up…

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JUNE 23 TEAM HOLDING AT 14 CAMP

It was a weather day for the June 23rd team, so they rested, relaxed and hydrated in preparation for the move up to high camp.  Brian reports that the team is monitoring the weather closely, as there is an approaching storm. In the meantime, they plan to feast on a pizza dinner (!!). Here’s Brian:…

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JUNE 26 TEAM AT 14 CAMP

The team pushed through some difficult conditions to move up to 14 Camp today. It sounds like Windy Corner lived up to it’s name, and the team experienced gusts up to 30 mph. But everyone is safe and sound at 14 Camp, resting and hydrating after the tiring move. Here’s Adam with a big hello…

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June 23 Denali Team Waiting out the Weather

The team is ready to move up to high camp, but the weather today didn’t cooperate. It was a windy day up high on the mountain and they’ll need some better weather to move to high camp. Everyone is doing great and ready to go when they get the chance.

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