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Washington climber dies descending Mount McKinley

...Denali Pass.After dropping the a ranger off at Kahiltna Base Camp at 7,200 feet, pilot Andy Hermansky flew to the...line under the helicopter.Fuchs was flown to the Kahiltna Base Camp for medical evaluation and moved to Talkeetna.Montag's...

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

...Denali Pass.After dropping the a ranger off at Kahiltna Base Camp at 7,200 feet, pilot Andy Hermansky flew to the...line under the helicopter.Fuchs was flown to the Kahiltna Base Camp for medical evaluation and moved to Talkeetna.Montag's...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-09/washington-climber-dies-mount-mckinley
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Alaska Digest

...Park, officials said Saturday. Whang Cheung Sik and Hong Sung Hyun, both 35, were brought by helicopter to the Kahiltna base camp shared by climbers attempting Mount McKinley, Mount Foraker and Mount Hunter. Rescue efforts had been delayed because...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052906/sta_20060529016.shtml
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...could have gotten my harness off.'' Having summitted, the climbers took two days to return to the 7,200-foot Kahiltna Base Camp. Treacy said conditions deteriorated so much on their descent that at times their visibility was so bad they could...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070500/Spo_mckinly.shtml
Mount McKinley climber cheated death

...you could take a 1,000-foot fall. The entire West Rib is that way." Benoit, of Montreal, was flown to the Kahiltna base camp at 7,200 feet where he was examined by a volunteer physician before being flown to Talkeetna in a plane and released...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/053110/sta_647098143.shtml
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Mountain Kings

...could have gotten my harness off.'' Having summitted, the climbers took two days to return to the 7,200-foot Kahiltna Base Camp. Treacy said conditions deteriorated so much on their descent that at times their visibility was so bad they could...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070500/Spo_mckinly.html
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3 climbers with altitude sickness rescued high on Mount McKinley

...short-hauling Tamagawa in the screamer suit to 14,200 feet, Hermansky flew both of the rescued climbers to the Kahiltna base camp at 7,200 feet. Above them, tired from the two rescues, Chenoweth and the four volunteer patrollers resumed their...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2011-06-08/3-climbers-altitude-sickness-rescued-hi
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Tough season on McKinley tests veteran climbers

...couldn't get him out. So rangers skied down (from the Kahiltna base camp) to help get him out." Mostly, though, climbers...parties left on the mountain by mid-July, and the Kahiltna base camp dismantled and removed, the Park Service was reporting...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081907/out_20070819096.shtml
Outdoors
Juneau Empire Online Sports: Long way up 8/3/97

...glacier-packed route north of Anchorage that allowed the team to simulate the glacial travel conditions they would face from Kahiltna base camp on up to lower elevations of Denali. To protect themselves from falling into deep, glacial crevasses, the team...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080397/denali.html
Japanese climbers perish at higher rate on Mount McKinley

...matter-of-fact - is very ambitious." Roger Robinson, a ranger who spent time with all five men at the 7,200-foot Kahiltna base camp, said the two teams planned to rendezvous near the summit. Yokoyama's team made it to the top, descended safely...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061008/sta_288713156.shtml
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