KTNA anniversary audio–Galen Johnston looks back at his record summit climb

KTNA is celebrating 20 years broadcasting to the Upper Susitna Valley with audio broadcast during the past two decades. We share the past with you every Friday at 12:35  on 88.9 FM.

Today, a news story from a couple years ago, the tenth anniversary of Galen Johnston’s Denali summit, making him the youngest person to climb Denali at age 11, a record that still stands.  Galen has since had a myriad of outdoor experiences.  In 2011, he spoke with KTNA reporter Sue Deyoe about that climb, and reflected on how it influenced him.  Galen is still adventuring in Alaska.



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