Last weekend we got word that guide-in-training Maddie Miller of the 50 Peaks Challenge had reached the summit of Denali in Alaska. This week we received the full video story of the mission from Jon Mancuso. It’s a heartfelt one with a touching summit moment. Enjoy! —LYA Editor Edit and Images by Jon Mancuso
The 50 Peaks team claims a successful summit of Denali, kick starting their attempt to climb to the highest point of each state in the union during the next 50 days.
Eddie Bauer superguide Dave Hahn returns safely from Denali with a 21st successful summit out of 30 lifetime attempts and shares his images from another long walk up America’s tallest peak.
We don’t hear from Dave Hahn often. But in this dispatch the hardest working man in the guiding business checks in on the return from his 29th trip to Denali.
June 25, 2009 Ashford, WA By Seth Waterfall I’ve always dreamed of skiing off the summit of Denali. This spring I had an opportunity to make that dream come true.