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Bodies of 3 climbers retrieved from Mount Rainier

...100-foot-long line, saving crews from having to lower a mountaineering ranger down to the glacier.Park Service rangers with...how many times it's been used since. Denali mountaineering ranger Brandon Latham said Wednesday it hadn't been...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-21/bodies-3-climbers-retrieved-mount-raini
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US Army helps Park Service on Denali

...operation for us with the amount of gear we have to bring up and the places we have to get it to," said Park Service mountaineering ranger Mark Westman.Westman was one of several rangers who boarded three CH-47F Chinook helicopters flown by the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-05-05/us-army-helps-park-service-denali
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Officials call off search for lost climber

...Tuesday, according to the U.S. Park Service. Soderstrom and climbing partner Joe Reichert, 37, a Park Service mountaineering ranger, were attempting the first-ever winter summit of the 12,240-foot Mount Huntington when Soderstrom disappeared...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022005/sta_20050220016.shtml
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Mount McKinley climbers to get trash bags for research

...climbers will be handed clear plastic bags for human waste and blue garbage bags for trash, said Daryl Miller, mountaineering ranger for the National Park Service in Talkeetna, near the 20,320-foot peak, the tallest in North America. The...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/033000/Loc_mckin.html
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Mount McKinley climber cheated death

...was a lucky man. "I'm surprised," Denali mountaineering ranger Kevin Wright said on Friday. "Several people...Andy Hermansky, flew to the West Rib with Denali mountaineering ranger Tucker Chenoweth. Unable to find a suitable landing...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/053110/sta_647098143.shtml
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...climbers will be handed clear plastic bags for human waste and blue garbage bags for trash, said Daryl Miller, mountaineering ranger for the National Park Service in Talkeetna, near the 20,320-foot peak, the tallest in North America. The...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/033000/Loc_mckin.shtml
Search ends for climbers on Denali

...the climbers was permanently suspended after a mountaineering ranger found the climbing rope in debris at the bottom...no sign of the missing climbers.Park Service mountaineering ranger Tucker Chenoweth, however, found grim signs...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-06-18/search-ends-climbers-denali
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McKinley climbing season ends with 50-50 success rate

...year, the air traffic control station maintained by Talkeetna air taxis removed. "Everything is off," chief mountaineering ranger Roger Robinson said. Seventy-eight climbers remain on the mountain, said Pam Robinson at the Talkeetna Ranger...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071304/sta_mckinley.shtml
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A fair-weather friend on Denali

...camp. They were just lying there like they were blowing like flags in the wind," said Roger Robinson, lead mountaineering ranger at Denali National Park and Preserve, home to the 20,320-foot Mount McKinley in Alaska. "The wind had to...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071706/sta_20060717008.shtml
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2 climbers die on Mount McKinley

...and snow to a point just below High Camp at about 17,000 feet, said Daryl Miller, south district ranger. A mountaineering ranger witnessed the fall and immediately went to the aid of the climbers. The deaths are the first on McKinley for...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052007/sta_20070520016.shtml
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