American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park, Mt. McKinley, Light Traveler; Mt. Hunter, Moonflower Buttress; Mini-Moonflower, Luna

  • Climbs And Expeditions
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  • Publication Year: 2002

Mt. McKinley, Light Traveler; Mt. Hunter, Moonflower Buttress; Mini-Moonflower, Luna. In mid- June American Stephen Koch and Slovenian Marko Prezelj established Light Traveler on Mt. McKinley’s southwest face in a 51-hour round-trip from the 14,200-foot camp on the West Buttress. In May the pair established Luna on Mt. Hunter’s Mini-Moonflower and in early June made an all-free ascent of Mt. Hunter’s Moonflower Buttress. A full account appears earlier in this Journal.

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