JUNE 26 TEAM AT CAMP 1, MOVING CLOSER TO BASE CAMP

Earlier today the team called from Camp 1 and reported that they were going to rest and evaluate conditions of the lower glacier. The plan is to continue to Base Camp when conditions allow.

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PHOTOS FROM THE JUNE 24 TEAM

Thanks to guide Josh Garner for the following photos:

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June 26th Team down to Camp 2

Adam called from the 11,000 ft Camp 2 on Sunday evening, where the team stopped to eat and rest on their descent.  They reported that it had begun to snow pretty hard, so they were going to set up tents and rest for a while and wait for visibility to improve before continuing to base…

June 26th Team on the Summit!

Adam called in at about 6:30 PM AK time from the summit of Denali! He is up there with Kenneth, Anders, and Perrine on a nice arctic evening. The rest of the team turned around this afternoon with guide Travis and headed back to high camp after climbing up to nearly 19,000 ft. They are…

June 26 Team – Making a Summit Bid!

We received the call this morning that the June 26th Team awoke feeling good and decided to make an attempt at the summit of Denali! Part of Mountain Trip’s Risk Management strategy for summit day is that the guides will call our Alaska Operations Director prior to departing for the summit.  This helps the guides…

June 26 Team Moved to High Camp!

Lead Guide Adam Smith called in from 17,200′ after the team moved up from their home of the past few days at Camp 3 (14,200′).  The team had a perfect day to move and so they loaded up their packs early in the morning and started uphill. The route begins with a moderate snow slope…