Interior Alaska/Alaska Range Rock Climbing
Joe T on the 1st pitch of the Shaft. Does it get ...
The Interior is inclusive of most of the main land-locked regions of the state, not bordered by coasts. The largest city in the Interior is Fairbanks, which is about 8 hours by car, north of Anchorage. This huge expanse of land includes the Alaska Range, which is where the highest peak in North America is located, Mt.Mckinley/Denali.
Depending on what part of the interior you are travelling to, it might be ideal to land in Fairbanks, or Anchorage International Airport and then bush plane or car.
Weather station 83.0 miles from here
73 Total Climbing Routes
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Classic Climbing Routes in Interior Alaska/Alaska Range
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Interior Alaska/Alaska Range:
Featured Route For Interior Alaska/Alaska Range
Southwest Ridge 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c AK
: Denali National Park
: Mt. Francis
A great route just a short distance from Kahiltna basecamp. Can be done in a day or an easy overnight. Caution, the more gear you take the longer this climb will take you. Head down heartbreak hill to access the southwest ridge. Scramble up loose rock and scree to the first tower. The first towers go around 5.6-5.8, with short technical sections separated by snow slopes. There is a knife edge rock ridge that can create problems where a cornice usually hangs off it.The third tower you bypass by l...[more] Browse More Classics in AK