Friday, June 30, 2017

AMS Denali Updates

Denali West Buttress 6/25 team led by Larry Holmgren and Jeremiah Phelps carried to Kahiltna Pass (10,200) yesterday.  They will be moving to 11,000 today.

Team carry 
Denali West Buttress 6/18, led by Josh Hoeschen and Chelsea Bomba carried to high camp yesterday. It was a long day for the team, they were happy for hot drinks and time to relax.  The team will take a well deserved rest day.

AMS Guide Mark Postle leads his team up 16 ridge photo by
Simon Frez-Albrecht
Denali West Buttress 6/16,"Team Hiro" led by Curtis Green and Dave Wade carried to 16,300 yesterday. They may move to high camp today, it is all weather dependent.


Caching



12 Day Mountaineering Course let by Jake Kayes, Stefan Beattie, Robin O'Brien is doing great! The students are learning lots, yesterday they climbed a peak called Arapiles. There are great views of Foraker from the peak.

Arapiles Foraker in background
photo by Chelsea Bomba
All of the teams are doing well!

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