The view S from the summit
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The tallest mountain in North America, Denali stands tall at 20,320 feet. It host a number of routes the most popular being the West Buttress and it is also home to the great Alaskan testpiece the Cassin Ridge. Weather can change on Denali in the blink of an eye so come prepared for everything.
You can fly to Mt. McKinley with a number of aviation services or make the long hike from Talkeetna
Weather station 41.6 miles from here
6 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Denali
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Denali:
Cassin Ridge 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
WI4 Ice, Alpine, Grade V
Featured Route For Denali
By Bill Bradley
Jun 8, 2016
Extreme endurance athlete & motivational speaker, Bill Bradley says, "Listen to the story of how I attempted to climb Mt. Denali for the second time and failed to make it to the summit. Failing to accomplish something you've worked extremely hard for can be devastating, but I want to share with you the lessons I learned in my experience."