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Climbers' descendants mark Denali centennial

...back in 1913.One theory is that the climbers weren't able to find the small communion...two-deck headline that read "Stuck Climbers Reach Summit of South Peak."A missionary...base camp while waiting for the three climbers to return."There's a lot of things...

http://juneauempire.com/node/26309
State
McKinley climbers fall to their deaths

...vicinity were first to reach the climbers. The deaths were confirmed...self-sufficiency and assistance to fellow climbers. The two helped several teams...early May, 61-year-old climber William Hearne of Fairport...the bodies of two Japanese climbers who went missing last year...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061409/sta_450838791.shtml
Search ends for climbers on Denali

...McKinley may not have killed four Japanese climbers, but the slide pushed them into a crevasse...Fister said Sunday that the search for the climbers was permanently suspended after a mountaineering...feet, which has a 35-degee slope. Climbers who take a required briefing on the mountain...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-06-18/search-ends-climbers-denali
State
Remains of missing Japanese climbers found on McKinley

...frozen bodies of two Japanese climbers who disappeared last year on...search for another missing climber, National Park officials said...year's search for the Japanese climbers, crews took more than 3...other markings, but not the climbers. In the search for Myers...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060709/sta_448423655.shtml
Idaho climbers rescued from Alaska mountain after avalanche

...National Park Service officials said two climbers from Idaho were rescued unharmed from...spokeswoman Maureen Gualtieri said the climbers tried to leave the area on their own...An air taxi pilot saw the stranded climbers waving their arms near an "SOS" that...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-05-12/idaho-climbers-rescued-alaska-mounta
Outdoors
3 climbers with altitude sickness rescued high on Mount McKinley

...For three foreign climbers, each on his own and...encountered a Serbian climber who staggered and collapsed...700 feet. Two of the climbers were treated at a hospital...who then flew the climber to the 14,200-foot...both of the rescued climbers to the Kahiltna base...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2011-06-08/3-climbers-altitude-sickness-rescued-hi
State
Philippine volcano spews rocks, killing 5 climbers

...room-sized rocks toward nearly 30 surprised climbers, killing five and injuring others that...with rescue helicopters and rope.The climbers and their Filipino guides had spent the...and no evacuation was being planned.Climbers are not allowed when an alert is up...

http://juneauempire.com/hrvoje-hranjski/2013-05-08/philippine-volcano-spews-rock
Denali draws diverse climbers

...rangers with an evacuation of a climber who had a heart attack. They...camp were helping an elderly climber into a sled. The rangers knew...enlisted their help and got the climber back to base camp safely...take donations from returning climbers," he said. "Really, were...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061509/sta_451131983.shtml
Climber 1st to solo summit Mount McKinley in January

...has succeeded in becoming the first solo climber to reach the summit of Mount McKinley in...with Dupre on Monday, shortly after the climber re-established satellite phone contact...mountain is in Denali National Park. Climbers are required to register with the National...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-01-13/climber-1st-solo-summit-mount-mckinley
Sports
Climber's body recovered in St. Helens crater

SEATTLE - The body of a veteran climber who fell 1,500 feet into the crater atop Mount St. Helens was...gone, that he didn't make it," said Richard Bohlig, the climber's 84-year-old father. "He was doing something he enjoyed...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021710/reg_564132568.shtml
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