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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
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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
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NorthwestDigest

...bodies were found at 17,300 feet, just below Denali Pass. Since 1980, the steep Denali Pass traverse has been the site of six previous...18,600 feet when he last talked to them. Denali Pass, where the accident likely occurred, is at...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051205/sta_20050512032.shtml
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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
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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
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A fair-weather friend on Denali

...www.iarc.uaf.edu/mt-mckinley/ http://www.polartronix.com The weather station sits on a ridge above Denali Pass at 18,700 feet near the mountain's summit. It is one of the windiest places on Earth, with winds unofficially...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071706/sta_20060717008.shtml
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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
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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
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Snippets from an adventure up Denali

...hundred yards away, looking up at the route leading to Denali Pass. It looked like there were two broomsticks coming out...wore on. After we made it up the "Autobahn" and over Denali Pass, one of our team appeared to be having difficulty and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061110/out_652200363.shtml
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
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