MAY 26 TEAM HEADING TO THE GLACIER!

Here are some photos from today as the team packed up, and headed north to Talkeetna. It’s a beautiful, clear day and I suspect the team will enjoy a smooth flight into the Alaska range.

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May 16 Team – At 14 & All is Well

Yesterday was a big day for this team. They made the trek to 14,ooo’ from 11,000′. Everyone is feeling good and looking forward to getting some rest before moving again sometime this week. Let’s hope the weather supports another move uphill soon. Thanks for the update Oliver!

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May 13 Team – Weather Day at 14

When the weather is bad on Denali the best thing a team can do is stay active, be patient and remain positive. After taking short acclimatization hikes, eating a few big meals it sounds like this team is doing everything right. Here is Fabian from 14.

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MAY 11 TEAM READY TO KEEP MOVING UP!

Yesterday the team cached a load of equipment and supplies at 16,200′ on the ridge above 14 Camp. Immediately out of camp the team began their ascent of the “headwall”, a steep section on the West Buttress route that has fixed lines to aide in the ascent. Once at the top of the headwall, they…

May 20 Team – Update From Kevin at 11

Today this team will carry their cache from up to camp. Once they move their food, equipment and get some exercise they will look to cache again at Windy Corner tomorrow. Sounds like the route conditions good and everyone is working well together. Here is Kevin with an update.

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MEET THE MAY 26 TEAM

We are pleased to welcome the team members of our 6th Denali team of the 2015 climbing season.  The team consists of climbers  from points south—-Chile, to be exact.  Climbing a big, cold mountain such as Denali entails a lot of preparation, as well as a healthy dose of trust in your partners.  We really…

May 6 Team – Thank You

Hi All! Thank you all for following our trip blog, I hope Robert kept you all well entertained and informed on most of our audio dispatches, thanks Robert!! Well, Denali sometimes is extra hard to climb and on this trip certainly didn’t take it easy on us. This expedition had to put up with pretty…