http://sealaska.com

Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Italian man falls 1,000 feet, becomes 2nd man to die on Mount McKinley this climbing season

...his death Monday while traversing Denali Pass, a 45-degree slope near 18...underestimate the steepness of Denali Pass. In a mandatory pre-climb interview...climbers will "rope up" through Denali Pass, that is not the case with the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2011-05-17/italian-man-falls-1000-feet-becomes-2nd
State
Washington climber dies descending Mount McKinley

...Saturday, the climbers reached Denali Pass, a notch in the mountain at 18...weakened from multiple nights spent at Denali Pass, Fuchs said, and their gear was...by clouds.The traverse between Denali Pass and the High Camp has been the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-11/washington-climber-dies-descending-moun
State
Washington climber dies on Mount McKinley

...Saturday, the climbers reached Denali Pass, a notch in the mountain at 18...weakened from multiple nights spent at Denali Pass, Fuchs said, and their gear was...by clouds.The traverse between Denali Pass and the High Camp has been the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-09/washington-climber-dies-mount-mckinley
State
McKinley claims first climber since 1998

...could be notified. Few details were immediately available. The man was descending from the 18,000-foot level on Denali Pass just after midnight when he fell approximately 1,000 feet. The fall was witnessed by climbers and a ranger at a camp...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070102/sta_mtndeath.shtml
News
Climber injured in Denali Pass

...Maureen McLaughlin said Kunibert Gramlich, 53, part of a seven-member Swiss expedition, fell while descending in Denali Pass between 17,400 and 18,200 feet. Gramlich was alone when he fell. He dug into the snow and camped for the night...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052002/sta_climber.shtml
News
Rangers concerned about age, experience of climber who died

...descended from 18,200-foot Denali Pass, the National Park Service said...About midnight, he appeared in Denali Pass. Ranger John Leonard and other...Robinson said. The slope below Denali Pass, particularly for climbers traversing...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070202/sta_climber.shtml
News
This Day in History

...Anchorage. In 1949, the director of the Boston Museum proposed installing a cosmic ray laboratory at 18,000-foot Denali Pass on Mount McKinley. In 1959, the Kenai Unit #1 well, a joint venture between Union Oil Co. and Ohio Oil Co., set...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091003/loc_history.shtml
News
This Day in History

...Anchorage. In 1949, the director of the Boston Museum proposed installing a cosmic ray laboratory at 18,000-foot Denali Pass on Mt. McKinley. In 1959, the Kenai Unit No. 1 well, a joint venture between Union Oil Co. and Ohio Oil Co...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091004/sta_history.shtml
News
This Day in History

...Anchorage. In 1949, the director of the Boston Museum proposed installing a cosmic ray laboratory at the 18,000-foot Denali Pass on Mount McKinley. In 1959, the Kenai Unit No. 1 well, a joint venture between Union Oil Co. and Ohio Oil Co...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091007/sta_20070910011.shtml
News
Rare storm, winds up to 100 mph threaten Mt. McKinley climbers

...any distress calls by Monday afternoon. An area called Denali Pass or South Pass that climbers use to summit the mountain...There's no way that anybody can be safely there (on Denali Pass) in winds that strong," said Ted Fathauer, lead forecaster...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071503/sta_windstorm.shtml
News

CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING