Trip Reports

May 10 Denali Team – Weather Day

Climber Eric Hunter on the May 10 Denali team called in an update after an eventful weather day of watching movies and reading books in their tents. The team is hoping for better weather on the horizon, but for now they’re holding tight in camp! Here’s Eric! recording

May 18 Denali Team Caches above Ski Hill

The May 18 Denali team called in an update from the kitchen tent at Camp One, 7,800′ on the Kahiltna Glacier. The team spent the day setting their first cache at the top of Ski Hill. “Caches,” or buried supplies at strategic locations, are crucial to the team’s success on their climb. All of our…

May 18th Team Moves up Glacier to Camp 1!

The crew called in from 7,800′ on the vast Kahiltna Glacier today. They flew into Base Camp on the 19th of May, organized their kit into separate loads and made the numerous last-minute tweaks to gear in preparation for heading up glacier to climb Denali! Well, in truth, they started their hike today by moving…