Wednesday, April 30, 2014

12 Day Mountaineering Course - English

AMS Guide Dustin English just checked in from the Pika Glacier in Little Switzerland.

They hare having an excellent time traveling and exploring today.  This morning the saw a nice display of the Northern Lights.   They had hands on lessons in navigation and route finding today as they were negotiating the glacier near the main flow of that Kahiltna Glacier.

They report: All is good!

Here is a photo of a the "trolls" a prominent climbing feature in Little Switzerland, where the course working from.

2 comments:

Kristen Akers said...

I know no news is good news...but I know a few people who would love to hear how the West Buttress trip is going!

Alaska Mountaineering School said...

Hi Kristin,

Thanks for your understanding, they must have read your mind as they phoned in last night!

Have a great day.
- Caitlin