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Denali - South Buttress

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I have a trip planned to Denali beginning June 1 to attempt the South Buttress and was looking for some beta. We are heading in from the Ruth and was wondering about any info on the glacier. Also wondering about how much/what protection, how much rope needed, good camp sites, and anything else you want to pass along. Thanks for the info!

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In addition to the excellent resources noted above; there are I believe two, guidebooks which detail the route, approach, etc on Denali's South Buttress. It appears you may be well served to check them out.


My experience with the route is that it can be at times somewhat 'wind prone.'


Best of luck.

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