Friday, May 13, 2011

All AMS teams are progressing and are very well.

We have been in touch with all of our teams on Denali and in the Alaska Range and they are doing very well and are healthy.

AMS currently has teams on Denali at the following places:

The 4/27, Ormond Team : 17,200' high camp, heading to the 14,200' camp today.

The 5/2, Holmgren Team: 14,200' basin camp, weather permitting heading to high camp, 17200' today.

The 5/4 Talcott Team: 11,000' camp, hoping move to the 14, 200' camp today.

Elsewhere in the Alaska Range we have the following groups:

The Advanced Mountaineering Course: in the Upper Coffee Glacier, learning new climbing skills.

Custom Glacier Trek: At the Mountain House, flying in later today! They will be moving into the Mountain House and getting oriented to the beautiful Ruth Glacier.