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Alaska Digest

...Park. Two climbers stranded on Mount Hunter ANCHORAGE - Two climbers are stranded...below the summit of 14,400-foot Mount Hunter, said park spokesman Maureen McLaughlin. Mount Hunter is the third-highest peak in...
Four die in plane crash in Denali

...according to John Quinley of the National Park Service. The crash site is in an area of glaciers south of 14,573-foot Mount Hunter. It is on the route from Talkeetna to the Kahiltna Glacier base camp where climbers begin their journeys up Mount McKinley...
Alaska Digest

...CPR until paramedics arrived. Climbers rescued from Mount Hunter ANCHORAGE - Two Korean climbers were rescued on Saturday...climbers attempting Mount McKinley, Mount Foraker and Mount Hunter. Rescue efforts had been delayed because of severe...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...four major incidents, eight deaths) June 22, 1996 - Mount Hunter, two climbers caught and killed. June 12, 1996...climber buried outside tent and killed. May 13, 1996 - Mount Hunter, two climbers caught and killed. Feb. 18, 1996...
This Day in History

...June 1. In 1954, a three-man climbing team led by Austrian Heinrich Harrer, successfully made the first ascent of Mount Hunter, near Mount McKinley. The peak is 14,573 feet high and is the 15th tallest in Alaska. In 1968, the Alaska State...
Ten Alaskans drop in on the Winter Games

...a harness and she's been in the mountains ever since. Kemppel has climbed Mount McKinley and later hopes to climb Mount Hunter, which she said is a more technical climb. Kemppel is one of four skiers to make the Olympic team from a program called...
Denali draws diverse climbers

...the more technical routes of other mountains in the area. Fortune spoke with reverence about the Moonflower route of Mount Hunter. It took them two days to get up and down the shear face of ice, sleeping hooked into tiny ledges cut with their ice...

...Constable Shawn Lemay. "In a manner of speaking, she found us." Two climbers fall from Mount Hunter ANCHORAGE - Two climbers were airlifted off Mount Hunter on Tuesday after they fell about 700 feet down the 14,573-foot peak, according to...
Rangers trying to reach injured climber

...two broken ankles was stuck on a narrow rock ledge on Mount Hunter Saturday while rescuers waited for a break in the weather...rescuers in a helicopter, she said. Temperatures on Mount Hunter dipped to 10 above early Saturday, with high temperatures...
Injured climber rescued from mountain near McKinley today. Malcolm Daly, 44, of Boulder, Colo., fell 120 feet Friday while climbing on a southwest ridge of Mount Hunter, near Mount McKinley in the Alaska Range. He suffered two broken ankles and frostbite to his feet, according to staff...


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