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...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...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051204/sta_landing.shtml
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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...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052806/sta_20060528014.shtml
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Four die in plane crash in Denali

...bodies Wednesday evening, Quinley said. The two mountaineers were planning to attempt the Sultana Ridge route on Mount Foraker, considered a tougher peak than McKinley. Andrews was a guide with the Alaska Mountaineering School and Wagoner was...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052903/sta_planecrash.shtml
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Alaska Digest

...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 of severe winds. The climbers were fatigued and dehydrated...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052906/sta_20060529016.shtml
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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...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060406/sta_20060604011.shtml
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Alaska Digest

...compromise. Clouds frustrate search for missing climbers on Mount Foraker ANCHORAGE - Cloudy weather kept a high altitude helicopter...frustrating attempts to find two climbers missing on Mount Foraker. "We haven't been able to do anything today. The...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060806/sta_20060608016.shtml
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Alaska Digest

...Colo., and a Canadian, Karen McNeill, 37, of Canmore, Alberta, have been the subject of an official search on Mount Foraker that reached its eighth day Thursday. But the 17,400-foot mountain remained shrouded by clouds Thursday, casting...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060906/sta_20060609023.shtml
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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...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061802/sta_denali.shtml
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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...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062002/sta_brothers.shtml
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McKinley claims first climber since 1998

...were experienced climbers died while descending nearby Mount Foraker, also in Denali National Park. The brothers were roped...they apparently fell 2,000 feet. The 17,400-foot Mount Foraker is about eight miles southwest of Mount McKinley. While...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070102/sta_mtndeath.shtml
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