Mt. McKinley, North America’s highest peak, is now more commonly called Denali, meaning “The High One” in Athabaskan. High indeed, the tippy top stands 20,237 vertical feet above the sea. Getting to the summit via the most standard climbing route can take between 10 and 20 days. Modes of transport change from small planes to skis and finally to crampon equipped feet. It is a marathon of acclimatization, endurance, patience and sheer boredom.

See the Denali blog post here: Denali

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