Mount Foraker/Sultana Ridge

An Alaska Grade III, intermediate-level ice climb with up to 55° snow and ice near Denali.

  • Suitable Activities: Climbing
  • Climbing Category: Intermediate Alpine
  • Seasons: April, May, June
  • Weather: View weather forecast
  • Difficulty: Intermediate Ice Climb
  • Length: 20.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 10,500 ft
  • 17,402 ft
  • Land Manager: Denali National Park
  • Parking Permit Required: National Park Entrance Fee
  • Recommended Party Size: 12
  • Maximum Party Size: 12
  • Maximum Route/Place Capacity: 12
  • USGS Talkeetna (D-3), AK
  • Mount McKinley, Alaska (Washburn)
  • Trails Illustrated Denali National Park
Trip Reports
Mountaineers Beta & Brews: Denali's West Buttress

The Mountaineers Beta & Brews presentation of "Denali's West Buttress" on Sep 11, 2020 by Carolyn Graham.

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