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North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park, Mt. McKinley, Canadian Direct

Mt. McKinley, Canadian Direct. On the south face of Mt. McKinley, from May 28-30, the prolific young Quebec climbers Louis-Philippe Ménard and Maxime Turgeon established The Canadian Direct (8,000/4,000' new, Alaska Grade 6, 5.9 M6 AI4), in 58 hours from ‘schrund to summit ridge. See Turgeon's feature earlier in this Journal.