MOUNT DENALI

COMPLETED           JULY 2016

Also known as Mount McKinley. Even with twenty-first-century equipment, it remains a formidable challenge, with ferocious blizzards and the altitude accentuated by the arctic latitude. Denali’s challenge is the unbearable cold, said to be colder than Everest.

CONTINENT: North America

 

COUNTRY: Alaska

 

SUMMIT: Denali 

 

GPS CO-ORDINATES: N63 04.9 W151 00.25

 

ALTITUDE: 6164m / 20320 feet

 

BEST TIME OF YEAR: May/ June/ July

 

TIME TO CLIMB: Days - 10 /21

                                   Weeks- 3

 

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FRIENDS: Nico Hickley,  Joe Engles.

PARAGLIDING: Not permitted to fly

TIMES COMPLETED: 1

PARAGLIDING HISTORY:

  • 1999 June.  -  Zebulon Roche and Claire Bernier

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