6-12-13 Denali Report

Melis Coady joins us once more, having successfully lead her group to the summit of Mt. Foraker and home again safely. 06122013-Denali Report

Denali Report 5-29-2013

A week ago on the Denali Report, Alaska Mountaineering School climbing guide Melis Coady gave us some  background and history about Mount Foraker. She also wrote about the fact that she would be guiding a group of climbers in their attempt to summit the 17,000 foot peak. Melis and the group are a little less…

Denali Report: May 22, 2013

This Denali Report is about Mount Foraker, the second highest mountain in the Alaska Range, but much less well-trodden than Denali. Here’s some Foraker history, for background on next week’s report from Melis Coady, who is climbing Foraker.  Voiced by Will Peterson. 5-22-13 Denali Report

Denali Report: June 13, 2012

Listen to Full Denali Report:[audio:http://ktna.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/DenaliReport-307.mp3|titles=DenaliReport-307] There are currently 440 climbers on Mount McKinley, that’s down from 489 last week.

Denali Report for May 16th, 2012

There are currently one-thousand-twenty climbers registered to climb Mt. McKinley, and 15 registered to climb Mt Foraker. This week the number of climbers currently on McKinley jumped to 234, up from 139 last week. 3 climbers are currently attempting Mt. Foraker. listen to full report: [audio:http://ktna.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/1DenaliReport..mp3|titles=1DenaliReport.] So far only 16 climbers have ended their attempts…

Denali Report: May 9, 2012

There are currently 999 climbers registered to climb Mt. McKinley, and 15 registered to climb Mt Foraker. This week the number of climbers currently on McKinley tripped to 139, up from 49 last week. 3 climbers are currently attempting Mt. Foraker. Listen to full audio: [audio:http://ktna.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/1DenaliReport.mp3|titles=1DenaliReport] The first two climber’s of the season have successfully…