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Climbers' descendants mark Denali centennial

...Denali 2013 Centennial Climb team members will be accompanied by a minimum of three professional guides from the Alaska Mountaineering School, one of six mountaineering concessionaires permitted by the National Park Service to operate on Denali. They'll...
Four die in plane crash in Denali

...Sultana Ridge route on Mount Foraker, considered a tougher peak than McKinley. Andrews was a guide with the Alaska Mountaineering School and Wagoner was his client. The plane belonged to McKinley Air Service, a company started more than nine...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...according to a hospital spokeswoman. Potkin and Kluberton were on a wilderness medicine course conducted by the Alaska Mountaineering School in Talkeetna, said Wilkinson of the troopers. They had a day off Saturday and members of the group were using...
Denali draws diverse climbers

...accomplish his childhood goal. Without much high elevation climbing experience, Tanner enlisted the help of Alaska Mountaineering School for a prep course. Like a lot of Alaskans, he said, he has many different hobbies but is not an expert at...
Park report: bad decisions in fatal Denali climb

...the Park Service ranger who oversees climbing on the mountain.Still, the rest of the group pushed on.The Alaska Mountaineering School team passed Staeheli's group on a flatter, section of the climb called the Football Field at about 19...
Korean climber dies while descending Mount McKinley

...other injury, Denali National Park and Preserve officials said. Shin was on a guided expedition with the Alaska Mountaineering School that began June 13, officials said. Part of an eight-member team, Shin was descending the West Buttress...
Tourists spend extra week on Denali glacier

...Ruth Glacier, a base camp at 5,500 feet. "I learned a lot of Japanese," said Amy Beaudoin, 32, an Alaska Mountaineering School instructor who served as a guide for the group. "And they learned a lot of English. It was mutual." The...


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