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Kenai climbers set sights on Mount McKinley

...move supplies up an incline on Mount McKinley at 14,200 feet. Photo by Sam...Maurow of Washington, scaled Mount McKinley earlier this month. Mark Anderson...Satathite pose atop the summit of Mount McKinley on June 13. Photo by Ty Hardt ?The size was so...
Murkowski introduces bill to rename McKinley

...introduced legislation to rename Mount McKinley, Denali.Sen. Lisa Murkowski...language in bills to retain the name Mount McKinley. One such bill was introduced...word meaning "the high one." Mount McKinley is located in Denali National...
5 wounded warriors attempt Denali summit

...assault on Alaska's formidable Mount McKinley, North America's tallest peak...people have registered to climb Mount McKinley this year. Of those, 795 have...challenges to make the ascent on Mount McKinley, also known as Denali, an Alaska...
4 missing climbers presumed dead after avalanche

...dead after an avalanche swept them off a hill on Mount McKinley. U.S. National Park Service officials say...West Buttress route on 92 percent of attempts on Mount McKinley in 2011. Mount McKinley, also known as Denali, is America's tallest...
Summer in Alaska all about multi-tasking

...because getting to them isn't easy and mountains in Alaska are pretty big. That said, I'm not talking about Mount McKinley. A few candidates on my short list include Mount Healy, Mount Prindle, Panorama Peak or Rainbow Mountain, aka...
Teens learn to survive in frigid water and tips for navigating the backcountry, from Kenai Fire Department Engineer Sam Satathite who has climbed Mount McKinley. As a result of their training, the group will also be certified as Peer Educators for Kids Don't Float, the...
'Fat bike' enterprises gain traction in Anchorage

...Anchorage who helps Parsons with the day-to-day operations -- but only when the employee isn't off guiding trips on Mount McKinley, Parsons said, laughing.Eventually Parsons would like to hire three or four people, especially in the area of...
Senate panel advances bills on lands, Denali name

...Reserve lands.The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee also passed out a bill that would change the name of Mount McKinley to Denali and a measure that would provide Sealaska Corp. with about 70,000 acres in the Tongass National Forest...
Russian, NORAD forces unite for exercise

...Canadian CF-18 Hornets intercepted the hijacked plane, flying at about 500 knots (575 mph), a little bit west of Mount McKinley, the highest peak on North America. The two Canadian fighters escorted the plane over Alaska's western coast...
Troopers identify victims of helicopter crash

...east of Talkeetna, a community of nearly 900 that is the primary departure point for air taxis taking climbers to Mount McKinley.Nading flew north from Anchorage about 80 miles and stopped to pick up Toll, one of three troopers assigned to...


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