Mount McKinley

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McKinley, Mount,

peak, Alaska: see DenaliDenali,
formerly Mount McKinley,
peak, 20,310 ft (6,190 m) high, S central Alaska, in the Alaska Range; highest point in North America. Permanent snowfields cover more than half the mountain and feed numerous glaciers.
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I was in a place with other people, so it was easy to hear the talk of the cool and somewhat rare sighting of the summit of Mt. Denali. I might have been distracted, but I was prepared to get it once I knew I wanted to shoot it.
Vernon Tejas is regarded as one of the world's most famed mountaineers and has summited the highest mountain on each continent and has guided well over forty climbs on Mt. Denali. He is regarded as one of the top climbers in the world and holds the current speed record for climbing/guiding all seven summits in just 134 days.
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