News from the Ranger Station 6-29-2017

  In this weekly segment, produced by the staff of the Walter Harper Talkeetna Ranger Station, we hear about the number one reason that mountaineers are unable to summit Denali and other peaks. Several climbers tell about their experiences with weather conditions, and host Michael Connolly tells how this season compares to others, weather-wise.

News from the Ranger Station 6-22-17

In this weekly segment, produced by the staff of the Walter Harper Talkeetna Ranger Station, host Mike Connolly interviews Mountain Ranger and District Medical Program Coordinator Dave Weber. They talk about the common medical problems encountered on Denali, how often they’re encountered, and sources for information on prevention.

News from the Ranger Station 6-15-2017

  In this weekly segment, produced by the staff of the Walter Harper Talkeetna Ranger Station, we learn about the history of dealing with human waste on Denali, the trend toward Clean Mountain Can use, and hear some questions being pondered for the future.      

News from the Talkeetna Ranger Station 5-18-2017

In this first weekly segment, produced by the staff of the Walter Harper Talkeetna Ranger Station, we hear about a couple of the challenges facing Peaks of Life, the two-person team which made the first successful summit of Denali for the 2017 climbing season.