Tag: Denali

Denali 2022: The Real Team 6 Practices Skills for the Upper Mountain


Denali 2022: The Real Team 6 Back Carries


Denali 2022: M7-4D Caches at 13,500 ft


Denali 2022: M74D Works on Skills


Denali 2022: The Real Team Six Arrives at 14 Camp


Denali 2022: Team Chafing the Dream Moves to 11 Camp


Denali 2022: Real Team 6 Looks toward 14 Camp


Denali 2022: M7-4D Switches to Day Schedule


Denali 2022: M7-4D preps for move to 11,000 ft camp


Denali 2022: Makes it to camp 1


Denali BLOG

  • Denali: A Photo Essay

    by Brooke Warren Denali “The High One” is the third highest of the seven summits, right behind Everest and Aconcagua, at 20,310 feet. It is an “ultra-prominent” peak with soaring vertical relief of 18,000 feet, greater even than Mount Everest (a mere 12,000′ of vertical relief) when measured from its 2,000-foot lowlands to its lofty […]

  • Dear Alpine Ascents: Insulating Ice Axe Handles?

    Hey Alpine, I’m headed up to Denali this May (!!!!) and I heard that climbers insulate their ice axes? Interesting… What’s the rationale and how do I do it? Thanks in advance and see you in Talkeetna! Sincerely, Seeking Toasty Mitts Hi Toast Mitts, Thanks for reaching out and stoked you’re headed up to the […]

  • Selecting Snowshoes for Expeditions

    If you are preparing to embark on a Denali Prep course or a Denali expedition with Alpine Ascents, you are also about to enter into the wonderful world of snowshoe travel. There are several reasons for our unilateral use of snowshoes over skis on these trips. First, the learning curve for snowshoeing is far less […]

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