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3 brothers die in climbing mishap on side of Denali's Mount Foraker

...ANCHORAGE - A climbing accident on Mount Foraker in Denali National Park claimed...accident or when it occurred. Mount Foraker is about eight miles southwest...rangers. They spotted tracks on Mount Foraker at 10,500 feet. About 4:40...

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Two missing in avalanche on Mount Foraker

...missing Sunday and presumed dead after an avalanche on Mount Foraker in Denali National Park and Preserve. National Park...were believed to be on the mountain, Tranel said. Mount Foraker is 15 miles southwest of Mount McKinley. At 17,400...

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Online registration available for climbs

...mountaineers attempting climbs of Mount McKinley or Mount Foraker. Park officials said the system is a quick, safe way...McKinley this year. Ten climbers have registered for Mount Foraker. Park officials said they anticipate between 1,200...

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Juneau Empire Story Archive

Two missing in avalanche on Mount Foraker Park Service now saying avalanche...presumed dead after an avalanche on Mount Foraker in Denali National Park and Preserve...on the mountain, Tranel said. Mount Foraker is 15 miles southwest of Mount...

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Alaska Digest

...issues at Denali National Park rangers began searching Mount Foraker Thursday night along the intended route for Sue Nott...they gave their official due-out date as June 8. Mount Foraker is considered a difficult, technical climb, attracting...

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State briefs

...Anchorage-area brothers who died while mountain climbing in Denali National Park and Preserve were attempting to scale Mount Foraker under difficult conditions, park officials said. Kevin Strawn, 27, Travis Strawn, 21, and Colby Strawn, 15...

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Record flight

...helicopter from the 1st Battalion, 207th Aviation Regiment "Arctic Eagles" lands atop the 17,400 foot-high summit of Mount Foraker last week in the Alaska Range. The unit was conducting high altitude-training on Foraker and nearby Mount McKinley...

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Family says brothers killed on Foraker loved climbing

...and considered a question put to her: How is she going to get through the loss of three children in a single fall on Mount Foraker? "Our religion, our faith is what is keeping us together," she said. "There is eternal life for those who are...

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573 climbers reached 20,320-foot summit of Mt. McKinley in 2007

...climbed down unassisted. Masatoshi Kuriaki, of Fukuoka, Japan, became the first solo climber to conquer nearby Mount Foraker in winter. Fister said 20 other people unsuccessfully attempted to scale the 17,400-foot peak - North America's...

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Alaska Digest

...Mount Hunter is the third-highest peak in the park, behind 20,320-foot Mount McKinley and 17,400-foot Mount Foraker. The climbers became separated Friday evening as they neared the top of a technically challenging route known as...

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