Mt. McKinley: Walter & Team Situated at Ski Hill

Posted by: Mike Walter, Paul Edgren | June 15, 2012
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Mount McKinley
Elevation: 7,800'

We are on the Mountain!

After landing at Basecamp our team loaded our sleds, grabbed our packs and we were on our way.  We moved during the night to 7,800’ on the Kahiltna Glacier, located at the base of Ski Hill.  Everyone is doing well.  The weather has been beautiful- nice and warm during the day and good travel conditions at night.

RMI Guide Mike Walter

On the plane headed to Kahiltna Base An RMI climber traveling on the lower Kahiltna

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Best of luck to your climbing crew. Look forward to your posts and pictures.

Posted by: Mike Morrissey on 6/17/2012 at 7:25 pm

WOW!I am impressed and envious Lee. Enjoy yourself and be safe. I look forward hearing your story when we run.

Posted by: Bill R on 6/17/2012 at 8:08 am

Glad to hear all is well so far.  We hope the good climbing weather holds!  Happy Father’s Day to Lee - Nick says you will be surprised at what I made you…Emily says I love you so much….Hannah says I miss you and I love you…Leo says I love you.  A young man of few words!  Enjoy every minute of this great adventure!!

Posted by: Di and kids on 6/15/2012 at 2:24 pm

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