AMS team 5/18 led by guides Larry Holmgren and Nate Emerson acclimitized today and hiked up to the top of the fixed lines. They are looking forward to their move to high camp.
|16,400' on Denali, just past the top of the fixed lines|
AMS team 5/25 led by Guide Todd Tumolo and Jeremiah Phelps back carried today, picking up their previously caches food, fuel and super warm clothing for higher up. This day kind of feels like a rest day for them.
AMS team 5/26 led by Colby Coombs and Michael Gardener are resting happily at 11,000' today.
|11,000' camp looking towards the West Buttress proper of Denali in the clouds...|
AMS team 5/27 led by Dustin Eroh and Curtis Green are making upward progress as well, and are either carrying to 9,800' or will move to 11,000' - Ill keep you updated.
|7,800' camp looking into the north east fork of the Kahiltna Glacier and the western face of Denali.|
All teams report all is well! Great news and great work everyone!
|AMS guide Greg Collins, requesting snow blocks that are "this big" to build a fortified AMS camp.|