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US Army helps Park Service on Denali

...on an April 24 mission to bring supplies to the Kahiltna Glacier, site of a 7,000-foot base camp where most climbers...this," he said.After landing on the sparkling Kahiltna Glacier, the Army and Park Service crews rapidly unloaded...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-05-05/us-army-helps-park-service-denali
State
McKinley climbing season ends with 50-50 success rate

...Mount McKinley is winding down for the year. During the height of the season in May and June, the base camp on Kahiltna Glacier at 7,200 feet is home to hundreds of climbers, Park Service rangers, air taxi operators and tourists. But the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071304/sta_mckinley.shtml
News
Study finds diarrhea is a common climbing malady

...polled during a four-day study at Mount McKinley's Kahiltna Glacier base camp three years ago, according to a study...by nurse epidemiologist Ann Marie Bailey, flew to Kahiltna Glacier that June with an assignment to poll willing climbers...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061705/sta_20050617015.shtml
News
Climbers meet bear at high altitude

...encountered the animal on the northeast fork of the Kahiltna Glacier, said Annie Duquette, base-camp manager for climbers...ago. While unusual, running into a bear on the Kahiltna Glacier is not unheard of. Five or six years ago, two volunteer...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052200/Loc_bear.html
Local
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...encountered the animal on the northeast fork of the Kahiltna Glacier, said Annie Duquette, base-camp manager for climbers...said. While unusual, running into a bear on the Kahiltna Glacier is not unheard of. Five or six years ago, two volunteer...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052200/Loc_bear.shtml
State and local briefly

...radioed about 6:30 p.m. Monday that he was returning to Talkeetna after failing to get into the base camp on the Kahiltna glacier, Park Service spokeswoman Jane Tranel said. The Kahiltna camp is at the 7,200-foot level of Mount McKinley...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062000/Loc_briefs.html
Local
Tough season on McKinley tests veteran climbers

...one that didn't report punching through or falling through a snowbridge - or watching someone else do so - on the Kahiltna Glacier. Even Denali National Park climbing rangers, who try to set a safe route up the Kahiltna, had problems. "We...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081907/out_20070819096.shtml
Outdoors
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...radioed about 6:30 p.m. Monday that he was returning to Talkeetna after failing to get into the base camp on the Kahiltna glacier, Park Service spokeswoman Jane Tranel said. The Kahiltna camp is at the 7,200-foot level of Mount McKinley...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062000/Loc_briefs.shtml
State briefs

...described snow conditions as so unstable that other groups decided to turn around. The Strawns radioed the base camp on Kahiltna Glacier on Thursday to report they were at 10,500 feet. Officials speculate that later the same day they fell 2,000...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061902/sta_stbriefs.shtml
News
Mountain Kings

...quickly threw their gear into two planes at the top of Kahiltna Glacier in preparation for departure. The climbers had already...climb. Finally, on May 29, the group flew into the Kahiltna Glacier base camp, ready to start its climb up the popular...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070500/Spo_mckinly.html
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