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Washington climber dies descending Mount McKinley

...satellite phone from the 17,200-foot High Camp on the West Buttress of the mountain...traverse between Denali Pass and the High Camp has been the site of 11 other deaths...Hermansky flew to the 17,200-foot High Camp and lifted Fuchs by rescue basket...

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

...satellite phone from the 17,200-foot High Camp on the West Buttress of the mountain...traverse between Denali Pass and the High Camp has been the site of 11 other deaths...Hermansky flew to the 17,200-foot High Camp and lifted Fuchs by rescue basket...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-09/washington-climber-dies-mount-mckinley
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...Saturday, Nov. 30. Synopsis: On August 2008, 24 climbers from several international expeditions converged on High Camp of K2, the last stop before the summit of the most dangerous mountain on earth. Forty-eight hours later, 11 had been...

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Mountain Kings

...level of Mount McKinley, known as High Camp, for an attack on the summit June...climbers reached the 17,000 foot High Camp, Treacy was hitting the wall because...had budgeted three days of rest at High Camp, and Treacy was recuperated by the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070500/Spo_mckinly.html
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A fair-weather friend on Denali

...because a rope they used to tie themselves together snagged on ice. "You could see how they were blown down from the high camp. They were just lying there like they were blowing like flags in the wind," said Roger Robinson, lead mountaineering...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071706/sta_20060717008.shtml
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...climbers reached the 17,000 foot High Camp, Treacy was hitting the wall because...had budgeted three days of rest at High Camp, and Treacy was recuperated by the...would stay at the 17,000-foot High Camp and would have food and fluids ready...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070500/Spo_mckinly.shtml
Peak experience

...three awoke in their tent at their high camp of 8,300 meters on the northern...Pawlowski and Jacek Maselko in a tent at high camp after the tragedy. COURTESY OF JACEK...Still hundreds of meters above high camp, Pawlowski was in trouble and said...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070499/Ins_peak.html
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...three awoke in their tent at their high camp of 8,300 meters on the northern...Still hundreds of meters above high camp, Pawlowski was in trouble and said...an instant of light from a tent at high camp. He stumbled into his own tent in...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070499/Ins_peak.shtml
2 climbers die on Mount McKinley

...highest peak. The pair were roped together when they tumbled down a 40-degree slope of ice and snow to a point just below High Camp at about 17,000 feet, said Daryl Miller, south district ranger. A mountaineering ranger witnessed the fall and immediately...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052007/sta_20070520016.shtml
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Search scaled back for missing climber

...summit bid from the 14,200-foot camp on May 19. He was sighted at various elevations along the West Buttress route that day, the highest of which was somewhere between 18,000 and 19,000 feet. He did not return to high camp that night.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052709/reg_444272834.shtml

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