Saturday, June 7, 2014

Denali, West Buttress: 6/2: D'Alessio and 6/3: Team Norway: Cleary

6/2: lead by AMS guide Nick D'Allessio and 6/3: Team Norway lead by AMS guide Beth Cleary moved to 11,000' camp today.  They are all doing very well.

They will rest/ back carry (descend to pick up their food and fuel previously cached at aprox. 9,700') tomorrow.

On Sunday, they plan to carry a cache of their gear, food and fuel higher to Windy Corner, in preparation for their move to the 14,200' basin camp. 

GO TEAMS GO!

View from the top of ski hill looking south, aprox. 8,300' feet.

View from 11,000 camp looking west at Kahiltna Dome

View from 11,000' camp looking East at the West Buttress route ahead, rocky buttress in clouds in West Buttress of Denali.

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